Castle Rock Real Estate
A vibrant and active community nestled at the base of the Rocky Mountains
Nestled in the suburbs of Denver lies the beautiful and peaceful community of Castle Rock. This rapidly growing neighborhood is home to jaw-dropping views along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and features dozens of exclusive luxury communities tucked between shopping centers, parks, and country clubs.
Named one of the best places to live in the country, Castle Rock has been nationally recognized by numerous publications for its beauty, high quality of life, and incredible opportunities for work and play in one charming location just minutes from Denver. Offering many community-wide events and an abundance of dining options, there is no shortage of things to do and see in Castle Rock, and with its proximity to Denver, this neighborhood offers the perfect blend of small-town charm with luxury, big-city amenities just minutes away.
What to Love
- Centrally located between Denver and Colorado Springs
- Incredible views of the Rocky Mountains and plenty of opportunities to get outside and explore
- Active, involved community of welcoming neighbors
Originally a mining town, residents of Castle Rock enjoy a mix of historic charm with modern-day affluence in a community of jaw-dropping landscapes, unique shopping and dining opportunities, and an abundance of family-friendly activities highlighting the beauty and traditions of this vibrant neighborhood. Many residents in the area are families, young professionals commuting to downtown Denver, and empty-nesters seeking the perfect balance of nature and upscale amenities. Homes in Castle Rock range from luxury, sprawling mansions at the base of the mountains with expansive yards to small historic cottages in well-maintained neighborhoods. A mix of history and luxury, Castle Rock is the ideal community for those looking for adventure, craving culture, and yearning for a high-quality of life among the mountains.
Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping
A family-owned restaurant, La Loma brings the vibrant flavors of the Southwest to Colorado. With award-winning dishes, like their renowned green chile, signature margaritas, and fresh tortillas made daily in the dining room, La Loma is the best restaurant in town for authentic Mexican meals.
Sienna at the Courtyard is a fun and casual Italian and American restaurant and community gathering place. If you’re looking for a diverse and creative menu, Sienna’s is the place to be! Enjoy unique burgers, fish tempura wraps, homemade pasta, and artfully crafted wood-fired pizzas on the outdoor patio in the summer or the cozy dining room during the colder months. A neighborhood favorite, there is something appetizing for all palates at Sienna’s!
Bringing chef-inspired coastal dishes to Castle Rock, Trestles Coastal Cuisine is a family-owned and operated restaurant that provides the community with the highest-quality food and service. Offering menu items like grilled Hawaiian Ono, salmon BLT, coastal rice bowls, and an impressive selection of chilled or hot seafood platters, Trestles is a favorite neighborhood destination for incredible food in a welcoming environment.
Offering over 100 of the world’s best brands, Castle Rock Outlet Mall is the largest open-air shopping center in Colorado. Enjoy browsing the many shops and dining among some of the best restaurants in town!
Things to Do
Offering over 64,000 square feet of fun, the Miller Activity Complex is one Castle Rock’s best-attended community centers. With a two-story recreational facility and endless activities for all ages, the complex is also home to four 25-yard lap lanes, batting cages, party rooms and play structures for kids, full-size indoor fields, a trampoline center with 16 trampolines, an indoor pool, and lounge area with a fireplace. Guests can rent the space for private parties or meetings and attend many programs held throughout the year.
The Incline at Castle Rock is a .6 mile loop that begins with a 200-foot step climb up Challenge Hill to the very top of a promontory. A great workout with moderate difficulty, the Incline is a top destination for nature lovers and exercise enthusiasts and offers beautiful views of Pikes Peak in the distance.
Grab your hiking shoes and enjoy the gorgeous views of Cherry Creek through the Castlewood Canyon hiking trails. Ranging from .5 to four miles, the trails of this state park wind through varied terrain and offer rest stops, a natural amphitheater, and picnic areas. The dam broke in 1933, sending a 15-foot wave into Denver — hikers can still see visible remnants of the historic homestead located along the trail.
Red Hawk Ridge Golf Course and Plum Creek Golf Course offer excellent ranges set along the backdrop of stunning landscapes and spectacular views. Enjoy upscale amenities in the clubhouse and enjoy a delicious meal at the Grill of Red Hawk Ridge. Both courses offer practice facilities and leagues for members.
There are several high-achieving schools in the Castle Rock neighborhood. A few include: