Come Play in Golden

If you can’t find something fun to do here, you’re just not trying!

Golden, Colorado is a playground for all ages! Whatever your style, we’ve got an activity for you, from water sports on Clear Creek to fine dining to shopping to museums.

Visitor or resident, the following pages will help you plan your adventure in Golden. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Check out our A to Z listing of City Services. If you still can’t find an answer to your question, try the search box at the top of the page, or shoot us an email at

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa