Utah Park (1.59 miles)
  Utah Park has a number of recreational facilities to attract all ages of visitors, including an indoor pool and tennis center, a playground and several trails.
  Address: 1800 S. Peoria St. | Aurora, CO | 80011
Cherry Creek State Park (2.06 miles)
  Found between Denver and Aurora, Cherry Creek State Park is frequented throughout the year because of its model airplane flying field, shooting range and swimming beach.
  Inside is an 880-acre lake where anglers try their hand at catching trout, bass, pike and other fish. Other recreational activities welcomed include picnicking, hiking, camping and sailing.
   A concession stand and a rental stand are found near the lake and are open from May through September.
  4201 South Parker Road | Aurora, CO | 80014
  Telephone: 1 303 699-3860
Jewell Wetland (1.44 miles)
  More than a marsh, the Jewell Wetland boasts several trails, a butterfly garden and a boardwalk. The park is found amidst a 50-acre wooded area near Utah Park.
  Corner of Potomac and Jewell Ave. | Aurora, CO | 80010
  Telephone: 1 303 326-8948