Welcome to Lakewood
Living in Lakewood, Colorado never gets boring! The community offers individuals and families alike an array of activities to enjoy. From stunning natural scenery and parks to vintage shopping and exciting nightlife, there is something for everyone in this lively city.
Located just west of Denver, Lakewood is nestled into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and is a central hub for all kinds of recreational pastimes and exciting adventures. Visits to Dinosaur ridge, Red Rocks, and Crown Hill Park are just a few activities to try out. Enjoy easy access to winding trails with breathtaking views, grab a drink with friends at one of the area’s popular breweries, or enjoy the countless event’s that this community has to offer.
Outdoor Adventures For The Entire Family
The vast array of outdoor recreation options is unmatched in the area, with plenty of trails and parks throughout the city. Enjoy biking, hiking, camping, fishing, and more with your family and friends. In the heart of Downtown Lakewood lies the expansive Bear Creek Lake Park, offering a variety of activities from swimming to paddleboarding, for the entire family to enjoy.
If you’re looking for some winter fun, nearby ski areas like Loveland and Winter Park provide prime skiing and snowboarding terrain.
Vivid Culture Meets Modern Entertainment
The community of Lakewood offers plenty of cultural attractions, from art galleries and museums to performing arts theaters and music venues. Some local favorites include:
- The Denver Museum of miniatures, dolls & toys
- Lakewood Cultural Center
- The Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
- Dinosaur Ridge Discovery Center
- Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park
- Rodz & Bodz Museum Movie Cars & More
Live music venues can be found all over town. But by far the most well-known stage is Red Rocks Amphitheatre, located just a few miles out of town. The staggering outdoor amphitheater is considered to be one of the most beautiful music venues in the entire country. Here, some of today's biggest artists hold concerts beneath a stunning backdrop of towering rock formations.
A Dining Option For Every Occasion
If you're looking for great food and drinks, you won't have any difficulty finding them in Lakewood! Visit Teller’s Taproom, Blue Sky Cafe & Juice Bar, or 240 Union for some American comfort food. Or if you’re in the mood for some international flavors, check out Rioja, Pho 95, or Jose O’Sheas.
There are plenty of local craft breweries around town, serving up fresh-brewed beer from light lagers to full-bodied porters. Whether you're just out for drinks with friends or want a romantic dinner for two, Lakewood has plenty of dining options for every occasion.
Buying A Home In Lakewood
If this community sounds like the right fit for you, why not go ahead
and explore our available properties in Lakewood, Colorado?
With decades of experience in Colorado real estate, The Simple Life has sold many beautiful properties in Lakewood. Get in touch with one of our realtors today, we’d love to help you find the home of your dreams.