- TripBuzz found 199 things to do with kids in or near Idaho Springs, Colorado, including 176 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Golden, Wheat Ridge, Arvada and Evergreen.
- From Mount Evans Trout Fishing to A&A Historical Trails Stables - Day Tours, the Idaho Springs area offers 99 different types of family activities, including: Rafting, Hiking Trails, Off Road & ATV and Mountains.
- Located in Colorado's mountains in Clear Creek Canyon lies the city of Idaho Springs. Once a gold mining community upon it's settlement in the mid 1800's, the city now serves as a residential community to those working in the outlying areas. Visitors enjoy stopping by the old mine and mill that now operate as a museum, as well as shopping and eating in the small downtown district.
With over five thousand acres of trails, Snow Mountain Ranch provides guests the opportunity to find any adventure amidst the snow-covered wilderness. Visitors can choose to camp through the lodge or enjoy a day trip of skiing and snowshoeing.
Leading fishing expeditions to Lake Granby, Fishing with Bernie provides visitors with the opportunity to catch Rainbow and Kokanee trout. During the winter, the guides lead ice fishing trips where they drill holes into the ice to fish from.
With 3,300 acres of lake available, Frisco Bay Marina offers rentals for canoes, kayaks, and powerboats. During the summer, visitors can take lessons and tours on sailboats. The marina also has a playground with a picnic area.
85% 466 votes
7711 East Academy Blvd., Denver, CO 80220 MoreLess Info
The Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is located in the former Hangar 1 on land that once belonged to the Lowry Air Force Base. Artifacts span the history of aeronautic and aerospace fields within Colorado and the United States.
82% 170 votes
Quebec and 72nd Ave., Welcome Center, Commerce City, CO 80022 MoreLess Info
Visitors can watch bison, prairie dogs, birds and a variety of other wildlife on the trails of Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City, Colorado. Visitors may also enjoy the visitor center with exhibits detailing the refuge's history.
Located on Lake Granby, Stillwater Campground is part of the Arapaho National Recreation Area and offers tent and RV camping sites. The campground is used for fishing, swimming and boating and provides shower and restroom facilities along with drinking water.
The Paddle Colorado offers the scenic view of the historical Upper Colorado River and experience the exhilarating canyons and class II and III rapids. Paddle Colorado is perfect for first timers paddlers and families who want to experience the great adventure the Colorado River can provide.
90% 70 votes
880 Airport Rd., Breckenridge, CO 80424 MoreLess Info
Outside the Breckenridge Recreation Center has softball fields, soccer fields, rugby fields, playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball courts, and a skateboard park. Inside the center, visitors find more tennis courts, two swimming pools, a racquetball court, basketball courts, rock-climbing wall, and other fitnes…