15 Secret Bars You Need To Visit This Denver "bookstore" is actually another speakeasy-themed bar with plenty of tasty craft cocktails on the menu. Keeping with the theme, you wait in a separate room before being taken into the bar area. 3160 Tejon St., Denver
Mount Evans Scenic Byway - highest paved road in America. This is the best scenic drive from Denver. Straight up I70 and turn at Idaho Springs (great shopping & lunch spot). Closed during winter season so check the website to see conditions but awesome scenery, hiking/walking areas and often can see deer, goats, mountain sheet, marmots and other wildlife. All within a very reasonable drive from Denver!