A diverse mix of cultures make up this former agricultural community west of Denver.
Long-standing theater districts, numerous retail centers, ethnic restaurants and more than 20 parks complement amicable neighborhoods enjoying prime I-70 mountain access.
Antique-seekers love the thread of antique and consignment shops along 44th Avenue.
The Wheat Ridge Greenbelt trail system lures bikers and walkers, bird-watchers head to Prospect Park and the Wildlife Sanctuary and Kestrel Pond welcome migrating waterfowl.
Neighborhood-sourced public art adds a funky touch to Wheat Ridge’s tree-lined streets and patios.