Play, Stay, Explore ~ Jefferson County, Colorado

Jefferson County, Colorado offers the best of both worlds – urban amenities and Rocky Mountain adventures.

The county spans more than 773 square miles and stretches across the Denver metro area, toward the foothills to the west, and well into the Colorado Rockies.

Whether you’re planning a Colorado vacation, a staycation, or a daycation, there’s plenty to do and see. Visit a museum or touch the tracks of dinosaurs. Ride a miniature train or explore a train museum. Attend a concert at Red Rocks or visit Buffalo Bill’s grave. Explore fly fishing, mountain biking, white-water rafting, hiking, or golf at one of the county’s 21 golf courses.

You could visit for a day, a week, or a lifetime, and never fun out of things to do in Jefferson County!

Click here for: attractions, things to do, where to stay, what to eat, shopping, outdoor activities, and fun things to do with kids.

The communities in Jefferson County include: Lakewood, Golden, Morrison, Arvada, Wheat Ridge, Littleton, Evergreen, and Conifer.