The town of Parker is located in the northern corner of Douglas County, Colorado. Situated so that it views the front range mountains, it captures spectacular views from many vantage points around town. It incorporates an historic small town feeling with its renowned main street shops and restaurants. Despite the small town feel, Parker offers extensive business, entertainment and retail opportunities to its residents making it a full service town with a small scale feel. With its enviable Parker lifestyle and close proximity to Denver, residents flock to the area to enjoy the outdoors, the great schools and laid back atmosphere.
The town itself is 20 square miles and boasts abundant open space and trails to bike, hike and enjoy. Also recognized for its community rec centers, abundant shops, movie theaters and restaurants, Parker lifestyle is known for entertainment and outdoor activities. The area attracts a large number of families due in large part to the great area public and private schools. Being so close to downtown Denver, it is also convenient for downtown commuters and even closer for those working in the Denver Tech Center. Golfers also enjoy Parker as it features several esteemed private and public golf courses. The Colorado Golf Club, the Pinery and Pradera all offer incredible golf courses and outstanding luxury lifestyles for those seeking a golf course residence. Residents can also enjoy private ranch living and embrace equestrian lifestyles with the vast acreage properties that dot the area. With large Colorado ranches, mid size acreages, rolling luxury estates, comfortable family neighborhoods and golf course living, there are numerous Parker lifestyles and price points from which to choose.
This town has a strong sense of community and retains much of its western small town feel and atmosphere. Parker even hosts free holiday carriage and wagon rides in downtown every Saturday between Thanksgiving and Christmas so its residents can enjoy a horse drawn carriage ride down main street. It is truly a wonderful place to call home.Start enjoying the Parker lifestyle and search Parker Homes for Sale by clicking below.