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Lookout Mountain

Golden, CO
+1 303-526-0744
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Scenic mountain near Denver and home of the Buffalo Bill Cody gravesite and museum.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“buffalo bill” (130 reviews)
“nature center” (42 reviews)
“curvy road” (10 reviews)
Golden, CO
+1 303-526-0744
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lookout mountain is a must to people visiting this beautiful state. You can enjoy the scenery of the famous mountains and take beautiful pictures

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day! Was about 63 degrees and beautiful out. There was snow and still very comfortable. Nice place to walk and explore. Bring water for drinking.

Thank PauloJ5_148
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a close by drive if you don't want to deal with 285 or 70 to get your hike on and be in the foothills away from the city for some good exercise and take in some CO nature. We took the dogs here...More

Thank michael p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We simply loved just standing there gazing at the gorgeous view. One of the many beautiful places in these United State of America.

Thank ItalianStallion76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Views were amazing.....museum was not as exciting as I wanted it to be. The drive up is a little sketchy, but overall it was the short drive from Golden.

Thank Shana J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Snow topped mountain view was so perfect it looked like a painting. Crazy drive up the mountain but much better coming from the "back" via I-70. The gift store and museum needs some influx of cash to upgrade and spiff up. As time moves on,...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s worth the drive! We woke up early and saw the sunrise from Lookout Mountain. Drive carefully and take a jacket cause it gets chilly up there.

1  Thank Heyyai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While the views from the top where Buffalo Bill’s grave was were nice, the poles and cell tower really take away the beauty. It was disappointing. We were quite surprised at the reviews for this area considering how beautiful other areas of Colorado are!!

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Views from Lookout Mountain, plus Buffalo Bill is buried up top. There is a museum, small cafe and gift shop there. It was a nice stop.

Thank ATPitts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful drive up a narrow winding road. Beautiful views from the top of the mountain. Visited Buffalo Bill Cody's grave site. Amazing that they carried his casket all the way up to the top of that mountain; don't know how they did it. Go there...More

Thank Indybindy
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
Use Google maps and type in Buffalo Bill memorial and museum. It will take you right to the top of the mountain!
Jacob L
5 April 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
A would allow a couple hours
Mitch C
2 January 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
I took the pic from near the top of Lookout mountain in Golden CO. Just a short drive outside of Denver. I took the pic with my IPhone 6.