- Our list of the best things to do in Arvada, Colorado, features the top 404 nearby activities — including 160 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Arvada, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Sports & Fitness, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 21 things to do within the city of Arvada, CO , followed by 383 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Golden, Denver, Littleton, Aurora, Wheat Ridge, Idaho Springs, Broomfield, Westminster, Evergreen, Morrison, Englewood, Thornton, Longmont, Commerce City, Brighton, Central City, Lakewood, Black Hawk, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Parker, Northglenn, Fraser and Westminster
Greeley Recreation Center is 105,000 sq ft and includes a fitness facility, racquetball courts, indoor pool, rock climbing wall, two gymnasiums and a 25 yard indoor pool with diving well. They also have banquet rooms that can be rented.
Housed in Beaux-Arts style gallery building, this site contains exhibits on bicycles, the formation of Union Colony, and Horace Greeley's presidential campaign. The Greeley History Museum also contains a research center.
Commonly visited by exercise and sports enthusiasts, Mountain View Sports is an equipment rental company owned and operated by local residents. Equipment that can be rented includes skis, snowboards, snow blades, and many others.
Centennial Village Museum is a local historic village complete with old building structures and gardens with the guides dressed in period costumes and offering informative insights about the local 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.
Named after the dinosaur bones that were discovered during its construction, Fossil Creek Park, has activities for children of all ages. The park features a splash pad, playground areas, sports fields, dog park, and Fossil Creek Lake.
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.