Aurora, Colorado

Facts About Aurora, Colorado

Miles From Denver: 10

Elevation: 5,403

Population: 386,261

In the state of Colorado, Aurora is the third largest city. With well over 350,000 residents, it encompasses over 160 square miles just east of Denver.  You’ll find the downtown area of Aurora along East Colfax Avenue.  The city stretches between Arapahoe, Douglas and Adams counties. Local’s refer to Aurora as “A-Town” and for good reason.   The city has over 100+ parks and recreation areas.  Aurora, Colorado is called “The Gateway To The Rockies”.

Adventures In Aurora

  1. Arapahoe Park Racetrack
  2. Aurora Reservoir
  3. Cherry Creek Reservoir
  4. Colorado Freedom Memorial

Hotels In Aurora

  1. Aloft Denver Airport At Gateway Park
  2. Woolley’s Classic Suites
  3. Cambria Hotel Denver International Airport

Food & Drink In Aurora

  1. Cafe Paprika
  2. Rosie’s Diner Aurora
  3. Urban Burma

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