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Lookout Mountain

Golden, CO
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Scenic mountain near Denver and home of the Buffalo Bill Cody gravesite and museum.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“buffalo bill” (125 reviews)
“nature center” (42 reviews)
“pull offs” (9 reviews)
Golden, CO
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate our lunch here. It is a beautiful view . There were trails all over the mountain . There is a water refill station for hikers . It was very busy.

Thank Xxxxxxxv
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you happen to have some time, this is a beautiful drive. On one side, you look out over the Colorado School of Mines and surrounding neighborhoods. On the other is a classic Colorado scene. This would be an easy way for someone who is...More

Thank cohappyfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lookout Mountain is definitely worth a visit when in Denver for only a short time, great views in every direction and in particular views of Golden and Denver in the distance.

Thank gagsnel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove up the winding mountain side road. It had beautiful scenic views. It was an excellent way to see a whole range below.

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped on way up to Buffalo Bills museum. Great drive. Great views. Even if don't have a ton of time you can drive up and see it all within an hour. not like investing 1/2 day with MT Evans. Def worth the stop!

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first place I took by daughters to see as my sister had a wedding to go to. This is a beautiful area with lots of awesome scenery.

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This would be one of the highlights of Golden Colorado. Make sure you do it. The ride up it is well worth it in the views are incredible. The grandchildren got a little nervous on the ride up as they were not used to mountain...More

Thank Fastphilad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled here as part of a small tour group. We found the views of Golden and Denver from the top lookout spoiled by powerlines and antennae but Buffalo Bill's grave was interesting and the other views from the mountain were quite impressive. The trip...More

Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the area, definitely drive the 10 minutes up to the top of the mountain. Follow the ‘Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave’ signs. From the viewing area you get a fantastic panoramic view. You can see the Rockies, the Denver skyline and...More

Thank PDDunstan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great cycle ride up the mountain rewarded with views at the top and an easy ride down. Not particularly interested in buffalo bills grave at the top but there's usually plenty of people there but not too busy. Cafe was ok. Be careful if following...More

Thank KrisMat
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31 July 2017|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
Use Google maps and type in Buffalo Bill memorial and museum. It will take you right to the top of the mountain!
Jacob L
6 April 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
A would allow a couple hours
Mitch C
3 January 2017|
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Response from Doug H | Reviewed this property |
I took the pic from near the top of Lookout mountain in Golden CO. Just a short drive outside of Denver. I took the pic with my IPhone 6.