- 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
Producing a mix of year round and seasonal ales, Avery Brewing Company offers visitors tours and tasting experiences of the brewery. The tour takes visitors through all the major steps of the brewing process.
91% 79 votes
Mailing Address: 1315 Cascade Ave, Boulder, CO 80302 MoreLess Info
With Banjo Billy's Bus Tours, visitors can explore the historical and cultural sites of the region on a colorful school bus. Visitors will stop at sites like a haunted hotel, old mining location, and more.
Thunder Valley Motocross Park hosts professional races, including the Toyota Pro Motocross National. Motocross fans can attend events and cheer on their favorite riders and the track is also open for members to use for practice rides.
84% 37 votes
W. Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, CO 53066 MoreLess Info
A part of Green Mountain, Lakewood Park offers breathtaking city and country views. Located outside of Denver, these views can be enjoyed while walking, running or biking along the extended trails.
94% 17 votes
National Center for Atmospheric Research, 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder, CO 80305 MoreLess Info
Bear Peak Trail is a 7 mile trail, which if taken to the top of the peak yields an elevation gain of 6,080 to 8,461 ft. The hike is difficult with an estimated time of 5 to 7 hours.
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.
White Ranch Park is 4,944 acres and includes 20 miles of multi-use trails that are suitable for hiking, biking and horseback riding. The park features campgrounds and open space to accommodate campers and picnickers.
Belleview Park has well-kept picnic grounds and grasslands complete with a winding stream that flows through it. The park also maintains a children's petting zoo and a minitaure train which offers rides around the perimeter of the park.