Lakewood is located in Jefferson County, right at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. The city was established during the Colorado gold rush of the 1860’s. It is the site of many federal government offices.
Bear Creek Lake Park boasts of the presence of wildlife in the area. It is the largest of over 80 parks in Lakewood with approximately 2,600 acres.
Lakewood’s Heritage Center provides visitors with a strong sense of community and entertainment.It is a focal point for community festivals.
Colorado’s Newest Mall
Colorado Mills, the 1.2-million-square -foot shopping experience will have more than 200 stores featuring tenants such as Last Call, a Neiman Marcus outlet and Off Fifth, a Saks Fifth Avenue outlet.
The Mills overriding theme is “shoppertainment.” The concept is divided up across the four seasons. From winter and fall to the bright of spring, each section has a distinct theme.