Red Rocks Canyon Open Space isn’t far from the popular Garden of the Gods Park and offers some of the same stunning scenery and rock formations. Varied terrain offers a variety of trails while enjoying 240-million-year-old geology. Dogs, bicycles and horses are allowed on most trails.
North Cheyenne Cañon is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and totals 148 acres. Head to one of the two visitor centers inside the Canon for a little history or a few recreation suggestions. Easy and popular hikes include Mount Cutler and Silver Cascade Falls trails.