Summer is great, but anyone who loves leaves, apple cider, sweaters and some good old-fashioned fun knows that corn mazes are where it’s at.
Luckily, Colorado has more than its fair of these fall treats, which also happen to come with sweet pumpkin patches and amazing corn mazes, great local food and all sorts of activities that will make you wish this season never ends.
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Fritzler Farm Park – LaSalle
With over 15 attractions including a mega-sized corn maze, the Fritzler Family Farm, located south of Greeley, is known across the Colorado. The Fritzler Family is known for creating unique corn maze designs each year.
Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms – Littleton
Chatfield Farms' has a 7-acre corn maze that can be viewed from two 15-foot tall illuminated bridges. If you're feeling brave, you can explore the maze after dark with only a glow stick.
Diana's Pumpkin Patch Corn Maze – Cañon City
Diana's Pumpkin Patch Corn Maze is the oldest corn maze in Fremont County. The corn maze is just a short drive from Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Salida and Alamosa.
Rock Creek Farm – Broomfield
In addition to over 6 miles of corn mazes, Rock Creek Farm has over 100 acres of U-Pick-Em pumpkin farms.
Anderson Farms – Erie
Anderson Farm's giant corn maze is 25 acres, with over 8 miles of trails.
Studt’s Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze – Grand Junction
One of the biggest corn mazes on the Western Slope is Studt's Pumpkin Patch, which also features hay rides, pony rides, a pumpkin jump and more.
Something From The Farm – Fort Collins
After exploring the corn maze at Something From The Farm you can search for the perfect pumpkin and visit the Country Store for decorative fall items, cider, snacks, popcorn, jams and winter squashes.
Maize in the City – Thornton
Maize in the City has a large 20-acre corn maze, which takes a minimum of 40 minutes to complete, as well as a mini corn maze built just for kids.
Historic Bromley Farm – Brighton
The Bromley Farm Festival features a corn maze, huge pumpkin patch, local food from LoHi Steakbar, local craft beer from Big Choice Brewery and lots of family-friendly activities, plus the Colorado Ninja Challenge is happening on weekends in October.
Cottonwood Farms – Lafayette
Located just north of Lafayette, Cottonwood Farms has a corn maze, straw bale maze, pumpkins and fall produce and offers wagon rides.
Mile High Farms – Bennett
Just head east on I-70 from Denver and you can explore Mile High Farms' two corn mazes (large & mini) and enjoy kids' bounce houses, tractor hay rides, farm animals and more.
Hankins Farms – Johnstown
Hankins Farms' corn maze features a "Farm Scene Investigation" whodunit game, plus there's a pumpkin patch, games, scavenger hunt and more.
Haunted Field of Screams – Thornton
Colorado's largest "scream park" has four terrifying haunted attractions in a 30-acre corn field which will prey on guest's innermost fears.
Harvest Farm Fall Festival & Corn Maze – Wellington
Harvest Farm, located just north of Fort Collins, has a corn maze, mini maze, wagon rides, petting zoo, obstacle course, roping arena and much more.
The Bartels Farm – Fort Collins
Bartels Farm's corn maze is hand-crafted with circles, dead ends and has more than one path to the exit. There's also a pumpkin patch and punkin chunkin.
Moon Farm – Fruita
Moon Farm has a Haunted Straw Maze and a Lil-Kids Corn Maze, plus hayrides, haunted house and creepy clown house.
Pumpkins and More A-maiz-ing Farm – Holyoke
The A-Maiz-ing Farm has a huge pumpkin patch, corn maze, jumping inflatables, grain train and cow train, pedal carts, duck races, pallet maze, slides, swings, spider web, jumping pillow and more!
Weathers Family Farms – Yuma
Weathers Family Farms has a new pork-themed corn maze design. Head just east of Yuma on weekends this October.
DeVries Fruit & Veggies – Olathe
Olathe's DeVries will have a huge corn maze and pumpkin patch, plus Palisade peaches, Olathe Sweet corn, roasted green chilies and more.
Baseggio Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze – Atwood
Located in Atwood (near Sterling), the Baseggio Family Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze opens at the end of September with haunted mazes beginning in mid-October.
Pope Farms Corn MAiZE & Pumpkin Patch – Wiggins
The corn maze at Pope Farms is 10-acres and it turns into a haunted maze on weekend nights in October, plus there's a huge pumpkin patch too.
Flat Acres Farm – Parker
There's activities for the whole family at Flat Acres Farm including a corn maze, kids hay bale maze, duck races, tractor rides, bounce houses, corn hole, giant jumping pillow, petting zoo and more.
Miller Farms – Plateville
Miller Farms' Fall Harvest Festival is open daily through mid-November with a corn maze, petting zoo, antique alley, tractor ride and more.
Mazzotti Farms – Hudson
Mazzotti Farms Greenhouse, Farmers' Market & Pumpkin Patch will be open weekends in October with their annual pumpkin patch and corn maze!
Johnson Farm & Apiary – Lochbuie
The Johnson Farm in Lochbuie east of Brighton has a great corn maze as well as fresh fall produce including watermelons, peppers, veggies, pickles, jams and breads.