- 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
Located in Central City, Colorado, the Central City Opera House is an elaborate opera house and musical venue. It hosts touring productions of operas and musicals, and is the home stage for the prestigious Central City Young Artist Program.
At Famous Bonanza Casino offers players the opportunity to enjoy table slot machines, video poker, and card games. The location offers sandwiches, wraps, and other dishes at its Stella's deli style restaurant.
Arrowhead Golf Club maintains a scenic golf course where many of its fairways and holes have beautiful red rock formations in the backdrop. The course also has water features and one can enjoy beautiful views of Denver from the front nine.
97% 271 votes
4751 North Roxborough Drive, Littleton, CO 80125 MoreLess Info
The main feature at Roxborough State Park are a variety of distinct red sandstone formations such as the Fountain and Lyons Formation as well as the Dakota Hogback with a network of hiking trails around them.
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2833 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 MoreLess Info
Organizing excursions to the surrounding mountains, ATV Experience lets visitors drive their own ATV on a 2 hour trail ride. The guide takes a video of the trip for the visitors to take home with them.
Raft Masters is a local outfitter which offers adventure rafting trips on the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge and Bighorn Sheep Canyon, as well as on Clear Creek ranging from beginner to more advanced levels.
80% 210 votes
2350 Riverside Drive, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 MoreLess Info
Argo Gold Mill and Museum offer informative and educational self-guided exploration tours of the Gold Mine and its authentic mining equipment. Visitors also get to try panning for gold with the help of an attendant.