Think Denver, and you think the Wild West, the Rocky Mountains, untouched wilderness, and the great outdoors. Think camping with kids near Denver, and imagine visits to national parks, canyons, mountains, and creeks; endless, fun-filled days away from the desk and the computer screen. Come see what Denver has to offer the whole family; the list of reasons why is long. Visit the Rocky Mountain National Park, named one of the best trips in the world by National Geographic in 2014. With 355 miles of hiking trails, 147 lakes, and 77 mountains, it is no surprise. The Great Sand Dunes National Park is another must, where you can encounter dunes over 750 feet high. Other attractions include the Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Red Rocks Park, and the Roosevelt National Forest. Whatever your family is into, there is bound to be something for everyone in exciting Denver.