- TripBuzz found 101 things to do with kids in or near Castle Rock, Colorado, including 90 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Littleton, Aurora, Parker and Englewood.
- From Once Upon A Horse to Matney Park, the Castle Rock area offers 84 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Parks, Hiking Trails and Playgrounds.
- Castle Rock sits almost 30 miles directly south of Denver along Interstate-25. Its closeness to the Denver metropolitan area makes it a prime suburban city with many shopping opportunities and several outlet malls. The city was named for its nearness to a large rock formation that is a popular climbing site.
New releases along with family and independent films are shown at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema which offers seven individual screens. The theater is also equipped to handle 3-D and high-frame-rate showings when they are available for select movies.
Aurora Reservoir is a center for a variety of recreational activities such as scuba diving, fishing, swimming, boating and more.The swim beach here is open seasonally and there are multiple trails for hiking or biking around the reservoir.
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3000 W Carson Dr, Littleton, CO 80120 MoreLess Info
South Platte Park & the Carson Nature Center are located adjacent to the South Platte River and encompass multiple walking and biking trails, lakes which are open for fishing and a wildlife reserve. At the Center, one can find many informative wildlife exhibits.
70% 119 votes
8500 West Deer Creek Canyon Road, Littleton, CO 80128 MoreLess Info
Besides its historic structures which include Hildebrand Ranch, an early 20th-century dairy barn and Deer Creek Schoolhouse, Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield also comprise of a wide network of nature trails and multiple wildflower gardens which make it a good spot for birdwatching.
Chatfield Stables is an equestrian facility offering several horse related services. Visitors to the stables can take a scenic trail ride along the Platte River. Chatfield also offers horseback riding lessons, hay rides, and horse boarding services.
44% 16 votes
8500 W Deer Creek Canyon Road, Littleton, CO 80128 MoreLess Info
Featuring 2.5 miles of trails through the scenic local area, the Denver Botanic Gardens provide guests with a memorable visiting experience. The trails are popular among birdwatchers and other nature enthusiasts.
Besides its wide range of themed exhibits such as those categorized under gold rush and space exploration, the main feature at Littleton Historical Museum are the two 18th-century historical farms complete with farm cattle, log cabins, barns and volunteers dressed in period costumes.
A place where the latest movies can be viewed, AMC Dine-in Theater Southlands offers a night of fun and entertainment. For added enjoyment, the theater also offers reclined seating and full-service dining.