- 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
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.
Celebrity Lanes is a sports bar and bowling center that also hosts birthday parties, banquets, and other events. The location, which offers league sign-ups for bowlers who wish to compete, sells wings at Jackson's Sports Grill.
Golden Gate Canyon State Park was established in 1960 and is home to a variety of wetland and riperian plant species, multiple forrested picnic areas, campsites, small creeks and ponds as well as a number of hiking and biking trails.
Maxwell Falls is a part of Maxwell Creek, and the waterfall tends to be most impressive in the spring when the creek is fed by snow runoff. An easy hiking trail that allows for dog walking follows the creek to the waterfall.
Open all the year round, Speed Raceway is a great place to enjoy go-karting with its F-1 styled race track. Rest-assured that the race karts are safe and eco-friendly too. They accept events held in the area like birthday parties.
Boulder Creek Path is a local trail which begins in the plains leading up to the mountains and is much used by bikers and trail-runners. The trail runs parallel to Boulder Creek and passes near a local playground.
The campus of the University of Colorado at Boulder offers a scenic drive through its streets lined with art galleries, music schools, museums, bookstores and more, with the beautiful views of the Rockies in the background.