- 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
94% 82 votes
P.O. Box 3365, Centennial, CO 80161 MoreLess Info
If looking for extended or short adventure-filled vacations, then centennial Canoe Outfitters – Day Tour is what you are looking for. Tours can range between one to five days. You can choose between astronomy, western history, family and other themed guided kayak or canoe tours.
97% 2325 votes
16352 County Road #93, Morrison, CO 80465 MoreLess Info
A natural rock structure used to hold large organized events, the Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater is considered as the best place to see a concert. The Park can seat more than 9,000 individuals and it has several amenities for everyone to enjoy.
71% 24 votes
4201 S Parker Road, Aurora, CO 80014 MoreLess Info
With a variety of pistols to rent, Family Shooting Center at Cherry Creek State Park is a shooting range that provides education for handling guns. Guns like rifles and shotguns have their own specific shooting lanes.
95% 2064 votes
4600 Sleepytime Dr, Boulder, CO 80301 MoreLess Info
Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory is local tea company which specializes in herbal tea but also offers other varieties including black, green, white and chai teas for purchases. They invite visitors for tours of their herb garden, tea factory and the mint room.
96% 578 votes
6055 Longbow Dr, Boulder, CO 80301 MoreLess Info
The Leanin' Tree Museum of Western Art showcases the private collection of the founder and chairman of Leanin' Tree, Ed Trumble. The exhibit includes a number of paintings and an outdoor sculpture garden which houses the famous Invocation by Buck McCain.
Chatfield Stables is an equestrian facility offering several horse related services. Visitors to the stables can take a scenic trail ride along the Platte River. Chatfield also offers horseback riding lessons, hay rides, and horse boarding services.
100% 1 votes
12750 W Stanford Avenue, Morrison, CO 80465 MoreLess Info
With a series of community classes, amenities to host get togethers, and recreation facilities for public use, the Foothills Park & Recreation District has it all, including shelter, parks, trails, aquatics, arts, and more.
The Raccoon Creek Golf Club contains an 18-hole, par 72 golf course with playing distances between 5,130 and 7,045 yards. The site also offers golfers access to a pro shop, practice facilities, and a restaurant.