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Golden Gate Canyon State Park

3873 Highway 46, 92 Crawford Gulch Road, Golden, CO 80403
+1 303-582-3707
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Best hiking experience!

It's no surprise that almost everyone gave the best reviews of the park. Driving up to the park... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
NoraFrydman
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Sunnyside, New York
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Accessible, good for a walk

We had a good walk on clear and clean trails. The visitor center is worth popping in to for a walk... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Matvl
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This area is particularly good for snowshoers.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“panorama point” (30 reviews)
“visitor center” (18 reviews)
“hiking trails” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 22:00
LOCATION
3873 Highway 46, 92 Crawford Gulch Road, Golden, CO 80403
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+1 303-582-3707
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"panorama point"
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"visitor center"
in 18 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 16 reviews
"aspen meadows"
in 4 reviews
"flush toilets"
in 4 reviews
"excellent trails"
in 3 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 3 reviews
"mountain lion"
in 7 reviews
"continental divide"
in 7 reviews
"tent camping"
in 3 reviews
"day pass"
in 4 reviews
"mile loop"
in 3 reviews
"easy hike"
in 3 reviews
"mule deer"
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"great hike"
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"short drive"
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"breathtaking views"
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It's no surprise that almost everyone gave the best reviews of the park. Driving up to the park gave me goosebumps. I fell in love with it right away. Hubby's niece was nice enough to take me and her pet dog for hiking. We had...More

Thank NoraFrydman
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a good walk on clear and clean trails. The visitor center is worth popping in to for a walk through and has good ablution facilities. Not much wildlife to be seen but lovely scenery.

Thank Matvl
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice trails with good views. Relatively close to Golden but parking at trail head can fill up quickly in summer.

Thank Stephen S
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

There are so many beautiful areas to see here. Hikes for every ability and age. We hiked up to a beautiful lake then did another hike that had lots of rocks. We packed a lunch and sat on a giant rock with an Amazing view...More

1  Thank wifdoc
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This park is in my backyard and I never get tired of it - especially in the fall. Abundance of wildlife. Nice camping facilities and a nice centrally location to explore.

Thank Bev D
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

The park is absolutely beautiful. You have many options of hikes to try and all are varied for length and skill level. We did the Racoon/Mule Deer trail and part of the Coyote trail. It was really an amazing place to hike. I can not...More

1  Thank JKcoe968
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was our first visit to the park and we thought it was well worth the time to visit. The visitors center was really nothing to see but the park itself was beautiful.

Thank M H
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

This was our first time visiting Golden Gate Canyon and we were not disappointed. This is a beautiful park with lots of excellent hiking trails for all abilities. The fall colors on the aspen trees were incredible. The park felt very far removed from civilization...More

Thank Snwavem3
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

I had a few hours in the afternoon before a business meeting so I took a drive through the park on Mountain Base Road through the park. It is a lovely winding road through meadows and hills with spectacular views of the Rockies - definitely...More

Thank Geof J
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

A great place to spend the day or longer. The fall colors were at their peak and this park has plenty of places to take a look. Plenty of trails if you like. The trout at the visitor center are enough to make any fisherman...More

Thank BDG6610
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disneychick
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Yes, the showers are open. They are $1.00 for 4 minutes. The change machine takes 1's or 5's.
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