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Van Bibber Park
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Van Bibber Park, Jefferson County Open Space. USGS Contour Map.
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Location & Access:
East Trailhead & Parking: 5575 Ward Road, Arvada, CO 80002
West Trailhead & Parking: Indiana and 56th Avenue, Arvada, CO 80002
Open one hour before sunrise until one hour after sunset.
Restrooms, Observation Deck (pond & wetlands), Picnic Tables, Picnic Shelter, Interpretive Signage, Parking
Approx. 5500 ft.
Weather forecast for Arvada, Colorado:
Stay on the designated trails – this will ensure the quality of the park by preserving plants (including grasslands) and wildlife habitat.
Total: 4.8 miles - Equestrian & Multi-Use Trails
Trail Rules: Bikers yield to all other trail users; Hikers yield to Equestrians. Stay on the designated trails—this will ensure the quality of the park by preserving plants (including grasslands) and wildlife habitat.
Jimmy Go Trail
See also: JCOS Trail Difficulty Ratings
Trail Etiquette: Be aware & expect other trail users. Use a friendly greeting to gain attention when passing. Pass on the left. Yield to traffic traveling uphill when possible. Step off the trail when you are on your cell phone. Read the JCOS guide: Trail Etiquette
Trail Connections to other Parks:
Trails connect to local roadways.
Van Bibber Creek
Ponds & Wetlands with Observation Deck
Van Bibber Park (Jefferson County Photo Album)
Jefferson County Open Space acquired the land that became Van Bibber Park in 1978.
Van Bibber Park
To ensure that you have the most current & accurate information regarding park closures, changes to rules & regulations, or any other changes to the parks or park systems call or visit Jefferson County Parks & Open Space online:
Van Bibber Park (at jeffco.us)
Jefferson County Open Space: 303.271.5925
Trails Hotline: 303.271.5975
Comments or suggestions for Jefferson County Open Space Staff? Submit them online through the Jeffco Open Space: Contact Form
Jefferson County website: jeffco.us
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Extending the Van Bibber Creek Trail to Expand Recreation Opportunities
Jefferson County Open Space Outdoor Insights
March 1, 2011
Extending the Van Bibber Creek Trail has been a long-standing objective of the Open Space program. The vision behind this goal is of Van Bibber Park visitors beginning and continuing longer trips here within an interconnected, regional trail system ...
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