Best of Denver

Denver's best parks for bicycling

Along with all the other things that Denver is friendly for, bicycling is definitely at the top of the priority list. We have Denver's B-Cycle program, bike trails, designated bike lanes in automobile traffic areas, and even constructed bike terrain parks for the extremists.

Here is a list of the five best parks to ride your bike in, or ride your bike to, or simply both. Either way, you are guaranteed to have a good time on your magnificently simple piece of two wheel machinery. While Trestle Bike Park was named Denver's Best Mountain Bike Park in the 2012 Best of Denver issue, these parks are good if you'd like a smoother surface, too.

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Britt Chester is a writer and video producer living in Denver, Colorado. He's covered breaking news, music, arts and cannabis for Westword since 2010. His work has appeared in GQ Magazine, Village Voice, YES! Weekly, Inman News and the Winston-Salem Journal. He likes running, cycling, and interviewing people.
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