Having a home at the Legacy of Fitz apartments in Aurora, CO, puts you in one of the most convenient parts of Colorado. Aurora is an eastern suburb of Denver. You can take Colfax Avenue, just a few minutes west, to see the sights of Colorado’s largest city. If you’re specifically looking for things to do in Aurora, CO, though, there are plenty of options within Aurora.
Colorado is known for being a popular state for athletes. As a result, you’ll find a higher-than-average number of gyms & training facilities.
Looking to make your cardio a fun experience? Try visiting Defy Denver, an extreme air sports park featuring indoor rock climbing, a ninja obstacle course, trapeze sets suspended over foam pits, and trampoline-enhanced dodgeball games. Fun for all ages!
If you prefer exercising outdoors, you’re in luck: Colorado averages approximately 300 days of sunshine a year. The 4,000-acre Cherry Creek State Park features multiple scenic trails making it a popular destination for both hikers & bikers. There’s also a large lake for the jet-skiing & sailboarding aficionados.
For a slightly more laid-back way to get your step goals for the day, visit one of Aurora’s many golf courses. The 18-hole Saddle Rock Golf Course offers some impressive panoramic views of the region while incorporating Native American artwork throughout the course.
In the southeast part of the city, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Club is located on a hill, providing a gorgeous view of the area. It has an upscale clubhouse for relaxing with a few drinks after a day of golfing.
Things to Do in Aurora, CO for Kids
In need of some family-friendly destinations? Many horseback-riding stables are available locally, including options for children, such as Kids & Horses. Chatfield Stables & 12 Mile Stables, which offers pony rides for kids.
When you want to relax with your family and watch horses rather than ride them, consider a trip to Bally’s Arapahoe Park. This horse racing track features thrilling, fun for all the family competitions throughout the summer; the grown-ups can place bets and enjoy beverages from the well-stocked grandstand bar.
When you’re living at the luxury apartments of Legacy at Fitz, you’ve got all of Aurora’s attractions just minutes from your front door. Apartments are currently available for rent; call a representative today to set up an appointment.