Chatfield SP

Chatfield State Park

Check out the hot air balloon launch site!

Hot air balloon being launched from Chatfield State Park near Denver, Colorado.

How to get there:

The main entrance to Chatfield State Park is located one mile south of C-470 on Wadsworth.


A valid State Parks Pass is needed for ALL motor vehicles entering the park.
Daily pass: $10

Photo Ops:Hot Air BallooningVistaswildflowersWildlifeHiking

Deer, elk, bald eagles, and bear are among the wildlife that has been spotted in the park. There are about 26 miles of trails in Chatfield State Park, 12 miles of those trails are paved. Summer wildflowers are abundant.

Hot air balloons are launched from the park nearly every summer weekend morning and offer great photo ops.

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