Golden, Colorado is a special community and Golden Houses For Sale make a great place to call home. Its 18,000 residents (and counting!) enjoy a lifestyle that combines a serious passion for the outdoors with a love of fine dining and entertainment.
The Golden Community Center is a great example of how residents of all ages stay active in Golden. The 71,483 square foot facility houses two indoor swimming pools, a large fitness area with free weights, cardio machines, and group classes, and even a climbing wall. Upstairs, the Front Porch area for older adults offers a designated space for Golden seniors to gather for a cup of coffee and a chat.
Golden also boasts an impressive number of museums for a community of its size, including the historic Astor House Museum, which originated as a boarding house in 1867. Golden also has the country’s first Mountaineering Museum, which pays homage to the spirit and heroism of early and contemporary mountaineers. You can also visit Buffalo Bill’s grave site in Golden, as well as a series of changing exhibits on life in the Wild West.
For nightlife, Golden offers a variety of pubs and bars, including the popular Ace-Hi Tavern and the high-end La Cave Wine Bar. And if you’re a music lover, you’ll love the proximity to Red Rocks Ampitheatre, an incredible concert venue beloved by residents.