Suggested Activities for Mentor/Mentees Description/Details Cost (approximate and Per person)
Geocaching Scavenger hunt using GPS coordinates (website) Free
Top Golf $25 per hour
Mini Golf/ Putt Putt $5- $10
Operation City Quest Denver scavenger hunt $20
Denver Zoo $17 SCFD
Denver Museum of Nature and Science $15 SCFD/ Library


Hammonds Candy Factory Free
Tour the CO state capital Free
Red Rocks Amphitheater Free
Denver art museum Adult $10

under 18 free

Black American West Museum
Botanic Gardens

Hudson Gardens

$10 SCFD


Denver Mint Learn how money is made. Free
4 Mile Historic Park   Pioneer Colorado $5
Clive Cussler Car Museum  A collection of classic cars.  Open seasonally $7

Washington Park




Dartmania Indoor nerf tag $10-$12/ 1hr
Cliff Divers at Casa Bonita Cost of lunch
Go to a high school play $10-$15
Paint your own pottery $15-$25
Explore Union station Free
Wings over the Rockies $10 Library
ButterflyPavillion $9  Library
Denver Skatepark  60,000 sq feet skate park Free
Bowling Bowlero, Main Event, AMF Bowling, Lucky Strikes… Varies
Dinosaur Ridge See footprints of Dinosaurs left in the mountainside

Ridge Free

Museum $10

Colorado Railroad Museum
Apex Indoor Clubhouse Free
National Wildlife Refuge Free
Go on a hike Free
Indoor Trampoline Park Jump Street, Lava Island, Spider Monkey, Urban Air adventure park, Sky Zone, Jumpoline Varies
Escape Room The Clue Room, Epic Escape Game, Puzzah! Escape Room, Escape Works, Escapology Varies
Denver Firefighters Museum $7 Library/ SCFD
Lookout Mountain Nature Center Free
Denver Aquarium or Seaquest Interactive Aquarium






Littleton Historic Museum   Pioneer Colorado Life Free
Museum of Contemporary Art Adult $8

Under 18 – free

Visual Arts DCPA



Go to a concert in the park Free
Video Arcades FTW Denver, The 1up, Hyperspace Arcade $12
Attend a sports game Broncos, Rapids, Nuggets, Avalanche, Rockies, Mammoth Varies
Children’s Museum $14
Theme Parks Elitches





The SCFD has many days where Denver residents can visit various cultural venues and museums for free.  Check out their free days here:


Likewise, the Douglas County & Arapahoe libraries offer free passes (with a reservation & a library card) to Denver museums Check out their options here: