- Our list of the best things to do in Thornton, Colorado, features the top 364 nearby activities — including 143 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Thornton, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Thornton, CO , followed by 348 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Golden, Denver, Littleton, Aurora, Longmont, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Arvada, Westminster, Morrison, Englewood, Evergreen, Commerce City, Lakewood, Brighton, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Parker, Fraser, Westminster and Northglenn
68% 31 votes
11151 Colorado Boulevard, Thornton, CO MoreLess Info
Facilities at the Margaret W Carpenter Recreation Center are well-maintained and offer a host of activities for all ages. Swimmers enjoy the pool and lazy river. There are also tennis courts and a skate park for sports lovers.
Located in a 12,000 square-foot facility, Mid-Air Adventures is a location that provides a variety of fun and entertaining attractions for its guests to enjoy. These include zip lines, giant swings, rope bridges, and a large rock climbing wall.
Thorncreek Golf Course offers 18 holes of championship golf, with both back and front tees offering varying difficulty levels. The location hosts junior programs, private lessons, instructional camps, and tournaments.
An indoor athletics training facility, Progresh offers training in snowboarding, skateboarding, skiing, BMX biking, and tumbling. In addition to safe and comfortable facilities, the center offers comprehensive lessons in all the listed sports.
100% 5 votes
13650 Holly Street, Thornton, CO 80229 MoreLess Info
An 18 hole disc golf course, the Springvale Park Disc Golf Course is divided into two sections. The North Nine is a skills course for beginners to develop their game, and the South Nine is more challenging.
100% 2 votes
5310 E 136th Avenue, Thornton, CO 80602 MoreLess Info
An aquatics facility that features a 50 meter Olympic-sized pool, Veteran's Memorial Aquatics Center hosts children's swimming and diving teams as well as a variety of programs. The facility is also highly energy efficient.