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Cherry Creek State Park


Welcome to Denver’s natural and spacious backyard playground. Anchored around a 880 surface acre reservoir, the park offers a natural prairie environment of gentle, rolling hills and a full range of outdoor recreation activities. But there’s more to Cherry Creek than traditional park activities. We offer unique activities like model airplane flying, horseback riding and a family shooting range. Colorado Parks and Wildlife gets everyone outdoors! Attracting more than 12 million visitors per year, Colorado's 43 State Parks are a vital cornerstone of Colorado's economy and quality of life. Colorado State Parks encompass 224,447 land and water acres, offering some of the best outdoor recreation destinations in the state. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is a leader in providing opportunities for outdoor recreation, protecting the state’s favorite landscapes, teaching generations about nature and partnering with communities.

Address 4201 South Parker Road
Aurora, CO 80014 Arapahoe

(303) 690-1166




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Cherry Creek - Naturalist

This is an ongoing opportunity.

Cherry Creek State Park

Environmental Education and Interpretation
Educators present interpretive programs, campfire talks, nature walks, and multimedia shows to schools or private groups. To educate visitors one on one, park naturalists conduct roving interpretive ... read more

Cherry Creek - Park Ambassador

This is an ongoing opportunity.

Cherry Creek State Park

Park Ambassadors are inspired people who staff the entrance stations and walk the trail system, representing Cherry Creek State Park by sharing their knowledge of the park and promoting good stewardsh... read more