- 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.
Chatfield Stables offer supervised horseback and hay rides through a variety of scenic trails which offer beautiful views of the Platte River and the surrounding landscape. They also offer riding lessons to those interested.
Are you looking for an exhilarating winter activity? Then check out White Mountain Tours and try out the ride of your life—Snowmobiling tours or Towering zip lines! You can choose from a list of tours that fits your needs or for the whole family!
Featuring 32 lanes and state-of-the-art equipment, Centennial Lanes has special events, including moonlight bowling and midnight madness. In between games, players can also enjoy good food and drinks, including beer.
A community based cultural center, the Aurora History Museum has a lot to offer its guests like arts programs and exhibits, fine arts, decorative arts, culture and history. And the best thing is, admission is free!
Centennial Center Park is an 11-acre area that features a coffee shelter, large shelters, and an amphitheater. Guests may reserve the facilities at this location, which also hosts large events throughout the year.
Offering the community a variety of fitness programs for all ages, Ed & Ruth Lehman YMCA has fitness equipment in its weight room and racquetball courses. Visitors can take classes to improve cardio and weight lifting techniques.