Exploring

Starting points.

Great parks, trails and recreation to keep you going.

Here you can find something for the explorer in us all

Whether you plan to live, work, or visit High Point, you'll find there's plenty to do, see and enjoy — both indoors and out.

For starters, the 5-acre Grove Park features an expansive playing field, filled with the energy of the occasional youth football game, a playground for the climbers, and the iconic heartbeat of the community, the Grove Pool & Cabana.  The exploring doesn't stop here, however. Our community offers more than 200 projected acres of planned parks and open spaces, for adventurers young and young at heart. Thirteen miles of proposed paths and trails link homes and businesses to community centers, parks, transportation and other nearby amenities, creating a connected community like none other.

Combine all of this with 300 days of sunshine, a brilliant blue sky, and one of the most dynamic business economies in the country, and you’ll see why the Denver area and High Point is simply a powerhouse place to live. Add in recreational activities such as hiking, skiing, biking and climbing, and you will be enjoying all the majesty of the Rocky Mountains. Top these explorations off with remarkable educational opportunities at every turn, outstanding professional sports and entertainment options, creative museums and exhibits, and engaging culture and history, and the Denver area becomes unmatched when it comes to all around lifestyle and relocation happiness.

Parks & Trails

Explore the trails and connect in the parks that surround our community. 
High Point offers you the ability to leave your car at home and set out on foot, easily reaching various points of interest. The neighborhoods have been designed to incorporate an intricate web of sidewalks, trails and paths that will keep you moving and exploring.

Enjoy more than 200 acres of planned parks and open spaces, as well as 13 miles of proposed paths that will ultimately link homes and businesses to community centers, parks and other nearby amenities like the Second Creek regional trail system. Primarily used for hiking, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing, Second Creek is accessible year-round and connects to the greater Metro-wide trail system.

The 5-acre Grove Park,the heartbeat of the community, offers residents and visitors playing fields, a covered picnic area and playground, with a compelling outdoor space for everyone.

Swimming

Splash into Summer

For the water enthusiast, High Point sets the bar high with aqua blue fun for everyone.

Our first pool is open in the Grove Park, featuring an outdoor pool with both a separate zero-entry toddler pool for the knee-high waders and a full size pool for swimmers of all ages. This amenity is complete with a cabana area to escape the sun, have a picnic, rest or host a party with friends. The pool is open to all residents from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.

Gaylord Rockies, with a planned 2017 opening, will feature a resort style indoor/outdoor pool and lazy river with an additional lap pool. 

Local Destinations

What you’re looking for is just around the corner

Whatever you're looking for, it's bound to be near our community. With numerous local restaurants already open along Tower Road and the Gaylord Rockies Resort opening in 2018, community members have a smorgasbord of options, from the eight restaurants, retail boutiques, and a full-service spa soon to be available. Additional plans for retail space is included in the proposed West End Town Center and the convenient area immediately adjacent to Gaylord Rockies. Other necessities such as banks, grocery and convenience stores, and professional services, are within minutes of the community. 

In addition, there are numerous golf courses, entertainment attractions, recreational opportunities, downtown Denver hot spots, cultural centers, malls, sporting arenas, and parks that are within twenty minutes of the community. Whatever you're looking for - yes, it's truly just around the corner.

Shopping 

Daily errands or weekend projects? It's all easily accessible from High Point.

GROCERY
King Soopers
Super Walmart
Super Target

BANKING
1st Bank, Chase
Wells Fargo, TCF Bank

MALLS WITHIN 15 MINUTES
Southlands
Northfield
Aurora Town Center
Prairie View
 
SERVICES & MORE
Walgreen's
Home Depot
Best Buy
T-Mobile
PETCO
Bed Bath & Beyond
E.F. Cleaners

Recreation

Play, skip, swing, run, splash and enjoy all that Colorado has to offer.

PARKS & RECREATION 
The Grove Park 
Aurora Reservoir
Great Plains Splash Park 
Environmental Park
2nd Creek Regional Trail
Aurora Sport Park
Dicks Sporting Park
 
GOLF COURSES
Green Valley Ranch
Murphy Creek
Kennedy
Fitzsimmons

Dining 

From a quick lunch to evening dining High Point has it all.
 
Di Cici's Italian 
Subway & Quiznos
Ruby Tuesday's 
Blue Bay Asian Café 
Uno Chicago Grill & Pizza
Papa Murphy's 
Einstein Bagels
Chili's Grill & Bar 
Sporting News Grill
Chipotle Mexican Grill 
Outback Steakhouse
Coopers Bar & Grill 
Ted's Montana Grill
Country Market
Cantina Margarita
Starbucks 
Anthony's Pizza & Pasta
Mattie Soprano's Pizzeria 
Cafe Milano
McDonalds 
Chu's Asian Grill
Steaming Bean Coffee 
Carl's Jr.

Attractions 

An evening on the town? A daytime excursion with the family? From High Point you can easily access it all.
 
Denver Zoo 
Denver Art Museum
Denver Aquarium 
Denver Coliseum
Elitch Gardens 
National Western Stock Show
Water World 
Bluebird Theater
Wings Over the Rockies 
Paramount Theater
Denver Botanic Gardens 
Firefighters Museum
Colorado Convention Center 
Denver Film Society
Pepsi Center 
Improv Comedy Club
Rockies at Coors Field 
Denver Center for the
Childrens Museum 
Performing Arts

Sporting Events

Catch a fly ball or our two-time Super Bowl Champions.
 
Bronco's at Mile High Stadium
Colorado Avalanche 
Denver Nuggets 
Pepsi Center
Rockies at Coors Field 
Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park

Denver Zoo & Museums

An evening on the town? A daytime excursion with the family? From High Point you can easily access it all.
 
Denver Zoo 
Denver Art Museum
Denver Aquarium 
Wings Over the Rockies 
Denver Botanic Gardens 
Children's Museum 
History Colorado Center
Denver Museum of Nature & Science


Entertainment

Make plans for memories! From High Point you can easily access it all.
 
Denver Coliseum
Elitch Gardens 
National Western Stock Show
Water World 
Paramount Theater
Colorado Convention Center 
Denver Film Society
Improv Comedy Club


The Rocky Mountains

From Summit County, to the foothills, our fourteeners, parks and trails - The Rocky Mountains will be calling you.
 
Denver serves as an excellent gateway to the wonders of the nearby Rocky Mountains. Explore a handful of must-see attractions, gorgeous scenic drives and mountain town adventures, all within two hours of The Mile High City. Make High Point your basecamp for exciting day trips and explore the best places to visit near Denver.


Transportation

Named one of the top ten U.S. public transportation cities, newbie riders and veterans alike will enjoy the ease and convenience of Denver’s RTD expansive rail and bus system. Fast, comfortable and convenient, RTD offers a myriad of options, including easy access for cyclists, and runs 365 days a year, connecting all parts of the region. 

Riding the Light Rail
There is unrivaled transportation from air to the city center.
The convenient 61st & Pena Station is less than 5 minutes from High Point and runs 7 days a week and is the first stop from DIA to Union Station in downtown Denver. 

RTD Bus System
With over 10,000 stops across eight counties, the RTD bus system has you covered. Whether you're commuting to work, school, running errands, or just meeting friends, get where you’re going fast with the bus routes of RTD.

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