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Chatfield

Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield is a working farm located along the banks of Deer Creek in southern Jefferson County. Bring your binoculars and wander the many trails. The area is known for exceptional bird watching.

Facilities include the Earl J. Sinnamon Visitor Center, the historic Hildebrand Ranch, a restored 1918 dairy barn and silo, the 1874 Deer Creek Schoolhouse,
2.5 miles of nature trails, the Deer Creek Discovery children’s play area and numerous wildflower gardens.

The Community Supporting Agriculture program (CSA) grows about five acres of vegetables available to subscribers.

The Chatfield Veteran Reintegration Program will help veterans attain sustainable farming skills and translate military experience into a civilian career through volunteer work at our Community Supporting Agriculture (CSA) program.

Facility rentals are available for weddings, meetings and events. Seasonally, the site hosts outdoor concerts, Corn Maze, Pumpkin Festival and Trail of Lights.

Butterflies at Chatfield: Enjoy a new, seasonal butterfly experience that will educate and entertain all ages. Butterflies at Chatfield features a butterfly house that showcases native Colorado butterfly and plant species. Butterflies at Chatfield will be open daily May-October during Chatfield’s regular public hours and requires a separate admission ticket.

No pets allowed at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield at any time. Service dogs/animals are permitted.

WE ARE AN AFFILIATE OF THE LADY BIRD JOHNSON WILDFLOWER CENTER
 

HOURS
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed: Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. 

LOCATION
8500 West Deer Creek Canyon Road
Littleton, CO 80128
Map and directions to Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield.
Click here for a PDF map of our Chatfield gardens.

ADMISSION
Members of Denver Botanic Gardens: free
Non-members: $5 per passenger vehicle. Cash or check only.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. No pets please.

ACCESSIBILITY
Portions of the nature trails are wheelchair accessible.

SPECIAL EVENTS

PHOTO POLICY

CONTACT US

8500 West Deer Creek Canyon Road
Littleton, CO 80128
General Information
720-865-4336
Office Manager
720-865-4338
Fax
720-865-4341 

 

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