Elitch Gardens is basically a combination theme park and water park and is now open for the whole warm season.
Located right smack dab in the heart of Denver, this is a must-stop destination for those with babies and the young at heart. The water park observes the traditional warm season fun schedule. It remains open from Memorial Day, the odd start of warm season vacation, through Labor Day, the very end of warm season breaks. Whether you are on team thrill ride or love the tamer family-friendly rides, your need for good times and adventure can be met at Elitch. Regardless of the fact that marijuana is legal in Denver, the management of elitch does not allow smoking in the park. Even though it sounds like a pretty good time, don’t plan on adding that certain style of entertainment to your trip into Elitch. If it’s a bit too frosty or you just are not in the mood for water slides and relaxing on rented tubes, you can easily trek over to the theme park section of the venue. Since elitch has a great deal of rides, you can twist and turn your way through numerous screams and laughter. The steel roller coaster, the Boomerang, is a pretty excellent way to feel your heart in your throat, however sorry wee tots. The minimum height is actually 48 inches. If you love to be up especially high, why not get aboard the Brain Drain; it is 7 stories up, and when you go upside down, you definitely will be able to feel some brain drain! If you brought the littlest of your babies along, the Blazin’ Buckaroo could be best for them, and it is also your chance, mom and dad, to take a tiny break from the frightening loops and turns your youngsters prefer.