- 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.
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Established in 1959, the Colorado Railroad museum owns a collection of narrow gauge locomotives including vintage engines, coaches and cabooses. The museum also features a model railroad, a roundhouse restoration facility with a working turntable and offers scenic train rides.
Once a cemetery in the late-1800's, Cheesman Park is a community park visited by hundreds of individuals daily. Those at the park enjoy walking and jogging during the warmer months and cross-country skiing in the colder months.
Wild West Ranch is a large ranch providing a variety of equestrian related services. Available services include horse boarding, year round trail rides, and horseback riding lessons. The ranch also hosts pony parties and hay rides.
West Woods Golf Club comprises of three different nine hole courses known as the Sleeping Indian, the Cottonwood and the Silo, with each one offering beautiful views of the surrounding landscape. The combination of nines on each of the courses is updated daily for a better golfing experience.
With more than 15,000 different species of plants, the Dever Botanic Gardens house one of North America's largest plant collections. The premises also include multiple themed gardens, a conservatory and an amphitheater.