South Platte Park

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3000 W Carson Drive, Littleton, CO 80120
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Conservation Partner
Colorado Open Lands
In Business Since
Not provided
Accepts Visitors
Yes
Preffered Hours
sunrise to sunset
Phone
303.730.1022
Email
Not provided
Payment Methods Accepted
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Bio:

South Platte Park is a natural oasis within the city featuring 880 acres of open space along the South Platte River and Mary Carter Greenway Trail. Visitors can fish for small-mouth bass and trout in the five lakes; kayak through gentle water or rapids in the river; cycle or run the regional trail, or walk on miles of natural surface trails. At the Carson Nature Center, re-create the area’s famous 1965 flood at the interactive Water Table or observe live animals in the Center’s museum. Outdoors, search for hundreds of species of wildlife close to home. Spend a couple hours or an entire day exploring Colorado nature, just a few steps from home.


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Fishing

Hook the big one in pristine surroundings!

Outdoor Education

Learn about Colorado’s natural treasures!

Photography

Capture iconic images of Colorado’s great outdoors!

Special Events

The perfect backdrop for your next occasion.

Tours

Discover what makes this property special!

Hiking

Stretch your legs and breathe that fresh Colorado air!

Bicycling

Enjoy a ride in a pristine setting.