Community Walk-Shadow Ridge Middle School 6.25 Miles

September 7, 2019
9 a.m. (Note: Winter Time Change)


On Saturday, September 7, we will meet at Shadow Ridge Middle School located at 12551 Holly St, Thornton, CO 80602.  The route will be a 6.25 mile loop taking us through the middle of Thornton.  We will begin at Shadow Ridge Middle School and connect with the Brantner Gulch Trail heading east and take that trail to the Woodbridge Station subdivision and connect to the community trail.  We will connect with the Country Hills Trail and connect to the Heritage Trail, and work our way over to Eastlake Park and Nature Preserve.  This route takes us around the west side of Eastlake and we will take 124th street back across Colorado Blvd to Northhaven Trail.  The Northhaven Trail will connect back into the Brantner Gulch Trail and finish at Shadow Ridge Middle School.


We will depart promptly at 9 a.m. so please don't be late.  Please remember to dress for the warmer weather (hopefully) and wear comfortable shoes.


If you are interested in participating in the program but can't come on September 7, please make sure that we have your email address and we will keep you apprised of the dates, locations and distances for upcoming walks. Please send those inquiries to  The next walk will be held on October 5, 2019 at 9am.


This is a monthly fitness program designed to help you develop or maintain a consistent fitness program.  City of Thornton Recreation Staff will lead the walk each month.  These treks will be of varying distances and will explore the many different trails around the community.  Come alone or bring your spouse, your neighbors, your children and/or your dog.  This is an opportunity to pursue your fitness goals, meet some new people and enjoy the trails of Thornton. 

Upcoming Walks

October 5
November 2
Dececember 7