Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

If you live in Arvada, or are just visiting our fair city, you cannot help but notice the beauty and pride the City takes in its parks, trails and open space. With the Rocky Mountains forming a spectacular backdrop, Arvada offers a rich array of natural resources that enhance the community's exceptional quality of life. The City of Arvada invites you to explore our growing network of  parks and trails that link a variety of scenic natural landscapes and recreation areas. Enjoy Arvada's more than 140 parks and 125 miles of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails.

Ralston-Central Splash Pad will open May 1

Please note, Ralston-Central pavilion is NOT available for reservations. We invite everyone to enjoy the use of the picnic tables.


General Park Pavilion Rental Information:

If you wish to reserve a park or pavilion, please contact the Parks Division at 720-898-7410 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. View our Park/Pavilion Rental Brochure HERE .


Other Parks-related Questions:

  • park watering schedules/broken sprinkler heads
  • park mowing schedules
  • snow removal on park trails; or
  • if you wish to speak to the City Forester regarding tree issues

Please contact Parks Maintenance at 720-898-7410 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.

If you have questions for our Parks Administration or our Parks and Urban Design Division, including questions regarding park designs or special event permits, call 720-898-7400.

For information on City Festivals, contact Special Events Coordinator at 720-898-7403.

Refer to the links provided for resources regarding parks and recreation in the City of Arvada.

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