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White Ranch has excellent trails for hikers; however, one must be an accomplished biker in order to... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Golden, Colorado
Great place for a hike

My husband and I had one of our favorite snowshoe hikes here on Christmas morning a few years ago... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Arvada, Colorado
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West 56th Ave & Colorado 93, Golden, CO 80441
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

White Ranch has excellent trails for hikers; however, one must be an accomplished biker in order to navigate the variety of terrain. There are usually plenty of parking spots available (especially on weekdays). I love to make my way up Belcher, then take Longhorn, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol12902
Reviewed September 17, 2018

My husband and I had one of our favorite snowshoe hikes here on Christmas morning a few years ago. We did see mountain lion tracks, so be prepared!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dmsrdh
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Jefferson county open space. Maintained trails, not a lot of foot traffic. Clean bathroom and trails! Watch for rattlesnakes! We didn’t encounter, but another hiker warned us. Road construction going into 56th entrance, but no wait. Small stream for dog to revitalize. Late start for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank susankN479MN
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Beautiful scenery and great hiking trails. There is an upper area and a lower area. Two diffferent entrances and parking areas. Both are very nice and free as it is Jeffco open space.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank dbackmr
Reviewed July 7, 2017

White Ranch is good for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and even backpacking and has several trails of varying length and difficulty. There are two campsites and the Sawmill Hiker's Campground is a mere mile or so hike from the main parking lot. The park...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

White Ranch Open Park is part of the Jefferson County Open Park system. The Jeffco Open Space system consists of 53,000 acres of open space in 39 regional parks and includes over 230 miles of hiking trails. The mountain scenery in these parks is incredibly...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank N3497IQjimh
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Nice park close to west Denver. Access from the east off of 93 just north of Golden or from the west off of Crawford Gulch Rd from Golden Gate Canyon Rd. Lots of trails to choose from. Amazing views of the front range!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank jamessI9930YD
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Excellent biking and hiking trail systems. Gorgeous views. Feels remote yet just off the main drag. Best of the best in Golden.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Susanne R
Reviewed October 17, 2016

If you love to walk or ride a bike this is the place for you! Nice paved trails and beautiful scenery.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Melissa W
Reviewed August 6, 2016

First time at White Ranch Park and really liked the trail options. The group I was with did not want to travel far for from Denver for a hike. Someone recommended White Ranch Park and it was a great decision. The trails are well maintain...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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