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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“A very beautiful canyon hike next to a creek. Great on a hot day because you can take a dip in the little pools along the creek. Visitor center has some fun things to see too. You won’t want to miss the history movie describing the flood . ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Has a ton of great and decor and antiques many of which are included in the property itself!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Athletics & Sports
“(40 min drive) Castle Rock Zip Line Tours features 10 thrilling zip lines that fly over 2 miles of beautiful Colorado open space. You will soar along at speeds of 50 mph on the state's longest and fastest cables. Your adventure will end with a quarter mile, 1500ft, dual race line on which guests race down side by side. We also are host to the largest freestanding aerial adventure park in North America: the EPIC Sky Trek. 4 levels, 120 challenges, up to 50ft in the air, provide a half day of confidence boosting adventure. Great for families ages four and up. Challenges include a dozen elements from the America Ninja Warrior Show!”
  • 7 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Best Happy Hour!! Gets busy though so go early. $3.50 margaritas! Our favorites are the fish tacos or any of the flatbreads. All of their food is delicious! ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Amazing Happy Hour Pizza Special for $8 and great Martini's and Wine Selection! Out door seating in the summer which is divine!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Great choice of beers, good food. European style seating, outdoor and indoor seating. Live music. A relaxed, friendly vibe.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cafe
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“get a side of cinnamon roll French toast! This is our favorite home cooked breakfast. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Amazing variety of burgers. Must be hungry as very generous portions. They also serve delicious alcoholic milkshakes. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Athletics & Sports
“There are SO MANY things to do at the Mac, swimming year round is just one of them. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Antique Shop
“Local Antique Mall located in the heart of Castle Rock right next to "The Barn".”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Fried Chicken on Sundays, Waylon's green Chile is the BEST! Super spicy but it's our favorite. Their brisket and pulled pork is delicious.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Located next door the a AMAZING pastry shop! This is a local coffee shop with outdoor seating and also their own fantastic roasted coffee....buy some to take home!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Recreation Center
“A must go for groups and families. Enjoy the ropes course, zip line or other activities!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The restaurant is in the hospital but we promise it is delicious! Prices are very reasonable.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pool
“Great place to work-out; track, weights, exercise classes, racquetball, basketball, etc.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Original brews, food trucks outside for food, great atmosphere, tips go to local charities. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

American Restaurant
“Best Happy Hour!! Gets busy though so go early. $3.50 margaritas! Our favorites are the fish tacos or any of the flatbreads. All of their food is delicious! ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Amazing Happy Hour Pizza Special for $8 and great Martini's and Wine Selection! Out door seating in the summer which is divine!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Burger Joint
“Amazing variety of burgers. Must be hungry as very generous portions. They also serve delicious alcoholic milkshakes. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
“Fried Chicken on Sundays, Waylon's green Chile is the BEST! Super spicy but it's our favorite. Their brisket and pulled pork is delicious.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The restaurant is in the hospital but we promise it is delicious! Prices are very reasonable.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“High-concept New American dishes & fine wines in a remodeled old parish with stained-glass windows. Seasonal menu with great food and a romantic setting!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The service is great and the Italian food is amazing and has live music on week ends”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Vista Vino is so wonderful and quaint and the Tuscan focused food is amazing. You have to try the PEAR & MASCARPONE PASTA PURSES!!! This is our go-to place for wine and amazingness!Tuesday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm Friday – Saturday: 4:30 pm – 9 pm”
  • 5 locals recommend

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