- Our list of the best things to do in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, features the top 405 nearby activities — including 160 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Wheat Ridge, 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 23 things to do within the city of Wheat Ridge, CO , followed by 382 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Golden, Denver, Littleton, Aurora, Broomfield, Arvada, Idaho Springs, Westminster, Evergreen, Morrison, Englewood, Thornton, Parker, Commerce City, Lakewood, Brighton, Central City, Black Hawk, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Northglenn, Fraser, Westminster and Castle Rock
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.
AMC Flatron Crossing 14 is a local theater with stadium seating facility, well-stocked refreshments and an open bar. Recently upgraded, the theater uses digital projection techniques and maintains a good sound system.
20% 5 votes
13th & Sheridan Blvd, Broomfield, CO 80020 MoreLess Info
At Broomfield County Commons Dog Park, dogs of all ages can run and play freely with one another, getting much-needed exercise and having fun in the great outdoors. There are separate areas for small dogs and large dogs.
Pau Derda Recreation Center is a local entertainment venue which houses a variety of exercise equipment, basketball and volleyball courts, deep and shallow pools with water slides and an indoor playground for kids. The staff offers a wide range of fitness classes .
Situated on a former nuclear facility, Rocky Mountain Arsenal now houses a variety of native animals in a national wildlife refuge. Visitors can take a driving tour of the refuge to view animals like buffaloes, turtles, deer, and more.
Ridge Indoor Pools maintains a variety of pools such as lap pools, therapy pools, lazy river, diving area and a zero entry pool which also includes water slides. All the pools are supervised by life guards who also offer swimming classes to those interested.
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.