- 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.
Offering lots of room for running and playing, First Creek Dog Park is a spacious facility with many amenities. This includes a separate area for smaller dogs along with a watering tap and comfortable seating for dog owners.
Dedicated to preserving, recording, and disseminating the history of Adams County, Pennsylvania, the Adams County Historical Society maintains extensive archives of photographs, genealogical records, and official documents to aid researchers.
Centennial Canoe Outfitters provides fully outfitted and guided boat trip adventures on rivers in three states. They also offer sea kayaking in the islands and multi-sport excursions internationally with zip lines, rafting and jungle hiking.
Jesters Dinner Theatre provides guests with live entertainment that is suitable for all ages. The location, which can be rented for personal use, offers voice and piano lessons and children's theatre and performing arts classes.
Located on 10 acres of residential land, Hover Park is a public park offering a number of recreational amenities for visitors to enjoy. These amenities include basketball courts, volleyball nets, picnic areas, and a large playground structure.
A perfect spot for nature lovers, the Cherry Creek State Park offers individuals and families alike a tranquil place to spend the weekend. Activities that visitors can embark here are: hiking, biking, airplane flying, horseback riding and even a family shooting range.
The Paintball Park Aurora offers a 4,000 sq. ft. speedball field, and a 3,000 sq. ft. close quarters field for people of all skill levels. Two birds-eye viewing rooms are available. For young children, low impact Splatmasters is offered.