Located just 25 minutes north of Denver, Brighton is ideal for those looking for the perfect combination of small-town charm with easy access to the big city. Here, you’ll find a welcoming, diverse community with rich cultural and historical roots. Adventure seekers love living in Brighton because it offers them close access to the high country for hiking, biking, fishing, camping, skiing, snowboarding, and many other activities. Those who prefer the city are thrilled that they can get to Denver anytime they want. And for those who enjoy both, there’s simply no better place to be.
Many people dream of coming to Colorado, but you can live the dream when you choose to live in Brighton. It’s a town where you’ll instantly feel welcome and will enjoy getting to know your neighbors. It’s also a prime location for taking off to enjoy a long weekend in the mountains or hopping on a flight for a much-needed vacation. Or, you can plan the ultimate staycation and book a room in Downtown Denver. Of course you can always just stay close to home and visit the parks and trails right in your own town. Whatever you decide to do, when you live in Brighton, adventure is around every corner.
If you enjoy spending time outdoors, chances are you’ll love Brighton’s number one attraction, Barr Lake State Park. It offers something for everyone including a 9-mile trail, wildlife refuge, archery range, and a lake for boating, fishing, and kayaking.
Brighton is home to several community events including the 130+ year-old Adams county fair and Summerfest where you can enjoy live music, food, and more.
Colorado has so much natural beauty and nearly an unlimited number of ways to enjoy it. From rock climbing and road trips, to train rides and hiking trails, you’ll be able to see and do it all from centrally-located Brighton.
If you’re planning a move to the area and are looking for apartments in Brighton, we welcome you to explore all that The Elements at Prairie Center has to offer. Our luxury apartments are beautifully designed with convenience in mind. You’ll not only feel right at home in your new apartment, but you’ll also love our resort-style amenities. When you aren’t out experiencing our great state of Colorado, you’ll be relaxing in the pool and hot tub, enjoying our expansive sundeck, or picking fresh veggies for your dinner in our community garden. And don’t forget to bring your furry friend — that’s right, The Elements At Prairie Center is a pet-friendly apartment community! If this sounds like the place for you, give us a call — we would be happy to show you around.