We invite you to explore Denver's local beer culture and visit some of the other 100 brewpubs, breweries and tap rooms in the metro area. As always, please drink safely and responsibly with a designated driver. #DenverBeerTrail

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Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

Rock Bottom offers a full menu complemented by fresh, handcrafted beer brewed on-site. It’s the ideal place to watch the game with a group or enjoy people-watching on the patio. (Other locations: 104th Ave. & US 36, Westminster; 9627 E. County Line Rd., Englewood)

Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery

Adventurous people making adventurous beer. Jagged stays true to this theme by exploring new styles and ingredients, rejecting standard styles and offering varied selections of craft beer. With some crafts topping out at an impressive 17.5% ABV, an adventurous spirit is required.

Great Divide Brewing Co.

Great Divide’s flavorful beers represent a lifestyle that is uniquely Coloradan. The tap room has outdoor seating filled with locals and tourists alike, and Denver’s best food trucks are often parked street-side, should you want a bite with your brew. (Other location: Barrel Bar, 1812 35th St., Denver)

Wynkoop Brewing Company

Wynkoop is a Denver institution, known for innovative brewers who will put just about anything in their beer, including Rocky Mountain oysters, gummy bears and green chilies. It’s known as the brewery that brewed a neighborhood because Wynkoop helped catalyze the revitalization of Lower Downtown.

Denver Chophouse & Brewery

Denver ChopHouse offers handcrafted beer brewed on-site. The beer is the perfect complement to the diverse menu featuring steaks, chops and seafood. Short on time? Pair a quick draft with the special tavern menu.

Tivoli Brewing Company

Tivoli is Colorado’s oldest, most historic brewery. It originally opened in 1859 and supplied beer to the gold rush pioneers. Situated in the heart of downtown Denver’s Auraria Campus, it’s easily accessible via the Platte River and Cherry Creek trails.

Renegade Brewing Company

Renegade’s tap room is filled with the rumble of conversation, accented with laughter coming from friends and families. The laid-back tasting room is where the Art District on Santa Fe community comes together.

Spangalang Brewery

What does Spangalang mean? The term refers to a cymbal pattern in music and is a reference to the Five Points neighborhood’s rich history as a jazz hub of the West. The custom artwork and jazz themes lining the walls reflect the vibrancy and creativity of the community.

Denver Beer Co.

Home to one of the largest outdoor patios in the city, Denver Beer Co. has established itself as a top spot to enjoy a craft beer during one of Denver’s 300 days of sunshine.

Ratio Beerworks

Ratio focuses on meticulously crafted beer with a modern twist. With deep roots in punk rock music, Ratio’s co-founders aim to translate the industry’s DIY spirit, community and musical influences through their beer and tap room.

Deep Draft Brewing

Deep Draft is devoted to quality and variety, offering everything from pilsners and lagers, to stouts and porters, to IPAs and ales.

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Epic Brewing Co.

In 2013, Epic — a Salt Lake City staple — expanded its operations with a second brewery in Denver’s River North Art District (RiNo). The spacious tap room has 25 taps offering seasonals and special “one off” firkins.

Prost Brewing Company

Prost combines the best parts of a Bavarian-style biergarten outside with a traditional bier hall layout inside, giving you the feel of an afternoon or evening spent in Munich. The signature copper brewing equipment was shipped from Germany, and the commitment to brewing authentic German-style bier holds true in their Colorado brews.

Strange Craft Beer Company

Strange Craft was the first small tap room brewery to open in Denver. With an inviting bar made of reclaimed wood, a spacious outdoor seating area with yard games, daily rotating food trucks and 12 taps of award-winning beers, there’s something for everybody.

Crazy Mountain Brewing Company

There’s always a lot going on at Crazy Mountain. The Denver location has a taproom, beer garden and speakeasy, plus spectacular views of the mountains. Food trucks appear Thursdays through Sundays. So, drink up and live life to the fullest. Cheers, and let’s get crazy!

Baere Brewing Company

Baere has a strong following of locals from Denver’s Baker neighborhood. The bar is made from reclaimed boxcar floors and the aesthetic is warm and comforting.

The Intrepid Sojourner Beer Project

Intrepid Sojourner features 16 taps of its own ever-changing, wide array of beers from American IPAs to unique takes like a Turkish Coffee Stout, Basil IPA, Pear Saison, Apricot-and-Date Hefeweizen, Lavender Tripel or Garlic Amber; regional or historical beers like Grätzers or Sahtis; and hybrid styles like a Wit-Yeast/Hefeweizen Malt-and-Hops, Chamomile Hefe-Wit and a Peat-Smoked-Malt Wee Heavy.

TRVE Brewing Co.

TRVE visitors are greeted with an iconic, long wooden table — perfect for socializing — and the sounds of heavy metal. Although metal plays all day and night, the brewery is set up to encourage great conversation.

Black Sky Brewery

At Black Sky, heavy metal flows through the speakers while 23 taps pour house and guest brews. New Haven-style pizza, calzones and grinders are served daily, and the outdoor patio is the perfect spot for lunch.

Beryl's Beer Co.

The folks at Beryl’s are obsessed with making great beer and doing it differently, with unique spins on traditional recipes. Not only do they have a great lineup of traditional beers, but they also have a tap list dedicated to barrel-aged beers.

Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project

A “true sour” paradise, Crooked Stave has become a leader in the sour beer trend that’s sweeping the beer community. Looking for the perfect American wild ale? Crooked Stave has it on tap!

Briar Common Brewery + Eatery

Briar Common is a family-owned gastro-brewery, brewing both classic and contemporary beer styles complemented by a creative comfort-food menu. You can enjoy weekend brunch, happy hour or daily dinner on the beautiful rooftop patio.


Mockery Brewing

Mockery focuses on bold flavors while maintaining the utmost respect for balance and quality. Mockery doesn’t restrict beer to guidelines and rules — they brew for the love of the craft and their customers. The brewery is family owned by Colorado natives who pursue the happiness in life, one fantastic beer at a time.

Black Shirt Brewing Co.

Black Shirt is in the gritty and artsy River North Art District (RiNo). Focusing on one style, pushing its boundaries and exploring its potential, Black Shirt does one thing and does it really well: red ales.

Factotum Brewhouse

The beers at Factotum are created by community members; anybody can sign up to brew, and brew sessions are customized to the guest’s experience level. This unique concept means the beer menu is always rotating, although the brewery has added a flagship pilsner to the lineup.

Blue Moon Brewing Company—Rino District

Blue Moon’s River North Art District location is an opportunity to share its ongoing creativity and innovative brewing. Try unique beers only available at this location and enjoy a bite from the globally inspired yet locally sourced food menu. (Other location: SandLot, 2161 Blake St., Denver)

Joyride Brewing Company

Situated across the street from the banks of beautiful Sloan's Lake in Edgewater, Joyride has tremendous views that pair with their stellar brews. You'll find there's something for everyone at Joyride's dog-friendly taproom.

Declaration Brewing Company

Denver's first and only certified green brewery, Declaration has deep roots in science and winter sports, which is apparent when you enter its Preamble Taproom. There are 40 taps, a large beer garden, yard games, live music, daily food trucks and, of course, a wide variety of very tasty beers.

Fiction Beer Company

Fiction Beer crafts award-winning beer in a variety of styles inspired by favorite books and is an easy stop on your way to or from Denver International Airport. Whether you’re a book nerd, a beer geek or both, you’ll feel right at home.

Station 26 Brewing Co.

Station 26 Brewing Co. brews handcrafted beers in a 1960 fire station in Denver's Park Hill neighborhood. The brewery is the ideal first stop for travelers coming from Denver International Airport.

Goldspot Brewing Company

Goldspot is making a name for itself in Colorado with exceptional beers that will please both craft brew newbies and beer aficionados. Located in the vibrant Berkeley neighborhood, the tasting room and outdoor patio offer the perfect spot to drink and talk beer.

Comrade Brewing

Comrade Brewing has something unique: its brewhouse and process vessels were made in the USA. It's doing something right judging by its growing collection of awards.

Farm House at Breckenridge Brewery

Enjoy stunning mountain views from the Farm House in Littleton, about 30 minutes south of downtown Denver. The beer garden is complete with picnic tables, lush landscapes, covered seating and a “Colorado fresh” menu. (Other location: Colorado Craft, 2220 Blake St., Denver)

El Rancho Brewing Company

The Historic El Rancho Colorado Restaurant has been reimagined as an independently owned mountain brewpub. Situated at 7,686 feet elevation, 10 minutes from Golden, the deck and main dining room provide a view of the Continental Divide.

Avery Brewing Company

Avery is a family-owned brewery in north Boulder, about 45 minutes from downtown Denver. Year-round beers include White Rascal Belgian-Style White Ale, The Maharaja Imperial IPA and Tweak Stout.

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