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Biking the Mile High City

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Enjoy Denver by bike for a totally new experience of the city.

The “Mile High City” of Denver is an amazing combination of Old West history, modern trends, culture, architecture, and the outdoors. This metropolis is wonderfully bicycle-friendly. Enjoy this slow ride through some of Denver’s favorite districts, historical landmarks, and hometown businesses.

Blue Moon Brewing Company

At Blue Moon Brewing Company, everything starts with creative inspiration. Blue Moon originated in Denver in 1995, with the first brew of Blue Moon Belgian White taking place in the SandLot Brewery at Coors Field. Belgian White provided a refreshingly creative take on the classic Belgian Wit, and has been the inspiration for Blue Moon to continue to push creative boundaries ever since. The brewery and restaurant in the RiNo neighborhood of Denver, is a place where we Blue Moon shares their ongoing creativity and innovative brewing, with beers available only at this location. Stop in to taste limited-edition Blue Moon brews and enjoy a globally inspired and locally sourced menu. Visit bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for more information and hours.

Blue Moon Brewing Company
Photo Credit: Blue Moon Brewing Company

RiNo Art District

As you continue on your journey you’ll ride through the River North Art District, also known as RiNo. The trendy RiNo Art District features galleries of contemporary art and hip concert venues in renovated industrial buildings. Keep an eye out for colorful murals which the district is known for!

City Park

City Park is an impressive 330-acre urban green space. Take a walk along one of the park’s trails. Pick up take out from one of the nearby cafes and sit down to enjoy your meal al fresco in the City Park picnic areas.

LoDo & Larimer Square

LoDo stands for “Lower Downtown”. LoDo is a bustling urban district famous for its trendy shopping, dining and entertainment. Twinkling lights illuminate the historic block of Larimer Square, where boutiques and restaurants are found inside beautiful Victorian buildings. Before you pedal back to Velosoul, enjoy a great meal, shop unique boutiques, and enjoy charming buildings lining the streets under a canopy of lights.

LoDo & Larimer Square
LoDo & Larimer Square

Colorado State Capitol

The Colorado State Capitol Building is a stunning work of Neoclassical architecture topped with a dome covered in 24-karat gold leaf. The building was constructed in the 1890s of Colorado rose onyx in the likeness of the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC. It sits precisely one mile above sea level. The Colorado State Capitol Building houses the Colorado General Assembly, and the offices of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of Colorado. Free historical tours of the building are offered from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Civic Center

Just east of the Colorado State Capitol Building is Civic Center Park. This lovely green space features fountains, statues and a Greek amphitheater.

The Denver Mint

Just two blocks east you’ll find the United States Mint location in Denver. The building is a historic landmark where you can take coin-making tours.


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