- Our list of the best things to do in Brighton, Colorado, features the top 243 nearby activities — including 91 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Brighton, 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 9 things to do within the city of Brighton, CO , followed by 234 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Denver, Longmont, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Arvada, Westminster, Aurora, Thornton, Commerce City, Lakewood, Golden, Englewood, Northglenn and Westminster
100% 11 votes
4121 Chicago Creek Road, Idaho Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Tucked in the mountains, Mount Evans Trout Fishing offers visitors a scenic pond for catching rainbow trout. Any fish caught in the pond are cleaned by the staff so the visitor can take their catch home.
Visitors can walk or bike the paved six mile path at Plum Creek Trail, which takes visitors through lower Sellars Gulch and East Plum Creek. Information stations and educational materials help birdwatchers identify avian species residing along the path.
Sombrero Ranch offers guided horseback rides on a range of selected trails which pass through their private catte ranch and further into the Rocky Mountain National Park. They also offer a number of other rides including wagon and sleigh rides as well as fishing and hunting trips.
100% 1212 votes
312 E Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517 MoreLess Info
Located on the downtown river-walk, Affinity Massage & Wellness Center is a local spa which provides a range of quality massage therapies and body treatments including swedish massage, hot stone treatment, deep tissue therapy and more.
Budweiser Brewery Tours are guided tours of a local Anheuser-Busch brewing facility where the many stages of the brewing process such as fermentation, packaging and distribution, are available for viewing to the public.
90% 175 votes
N St Vrain Avenue and Community Drive, Estes Park, CO MoreLess Info
The Estes Valley Dog Park is a fenced-in, off-leash park that features grassy areas and a lake for your dog to enjoy. At an altitude of 7,500 feet, playing fetch with your pup at this site can be an exhausting experience.
The Lake Estes Marina offers guests the chance to take in scenic views of the surrounding mountains and valley. The business offers 1-passenger kayak and 10-passenger pontoon boat rentals for those wishing to jump on the water.
Dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of this idyllic mountain region, Estes Park Museum, spans time from the Ice Age to today. Featuring multi-media presentations, artifacts and exhibits detailing horrific floods, to the abundant wildlife, railroad influences, and more.