Everyone loves living in Lake Valley.
The only limitation is that’s a small community with a limited number of things to do outside of playing golf and walking the trails.
That’s why it’s important to discover and explore some of the best things to do in neighboring towns.
Let’s start with Niwot.
Niwot enjoys the charm of small town living plus the benefit of having a big city right on its doorstep.
To help you get the most from living in Niwot we shared our favorite activities in the Best Things To Do In Niwot guide.
Best Things to do near Lake Valley
Niwot – Niwot has it all – coffee shops, restaurants, parades and festivals.
Niwot is a family first community with beautiful open space, a spectacular view of the Rocky Mountains and easy access into Boulder, Longmont and Downtown Denver.
Boulder – Boulder has consistently been voted one of America’s Top Small Cities and is renown throughout the nation as a progressive university town and a world-class fitness and ultra-sport Mecca.
Boulder County – Boulder County has endless bike paths, hiking trails and a commitment to preserving the Great Outdoors. You can ski at Eldora, camp and hike the Indian Peaks and drive the majestic Peak-to-Peak Highway.
Denver – Denver is the cultural and economic capital of the West and just 35 miles from Lake Valley and Niwot.
Rocky Mountains – The Rocky Mountains and the Rocky Mountain National Park are located just West of Lake Valley.
That was just a quick snapshot. For a more detailed review of our favorite activities download one of the local Best Things To Do In Guides.