Providing clean, safe, reliable, on-demand drinking water, wastewater, stormwater, parks, trails, and open space services to the people of Castle Pines, west of I-25.
A good landscape and garden begins with a good design. To learn how Xeriscaping can enhance your home and save you money on your water bill, read The 7 Principles of Xeriscape. You will also find information on water saving Bluegrass alternatives in this document.
Although the Front Range presents a special set of challenges for growing trees, the desire to have a large shade tree in your yard can be a reality. Learn more about caring for your trees in Castle Pines North.
Want to know the proper way to plant trees and shrubs? Our Tree and Shrub Planting Guidelines can get your plants off to the right start.
The people of Castle Pines entrust CPNMD’s board of directors and in-house professional horticulturists with stewardship responsibilities for the community’s beautiful network of outdoor parks, trails, and open space amenities west of I-25. The outdoor amenities include:
Trail maps posted throughout the community help residents navigate our network of open space amenities.
Together these amenities provide natural buffers and native habitat for wildlife. They also enhance the quality of life for all residents, strengthen property values, and make our community an exceptional place to live.
We recognize the unique value of these open space assets and take our stewardship responsibilities seriously. For the health and safety of all residents, we respectfully insist that dog owners pick up and properly dispose of their dog’s waste immediately. We strictly prohibit horseback riding and all motorized vehicles (gas or electric) on CPNMD’s parks, trails, and open space.
Coyote Ridge Park is the community’s largest park, with three unique areas inside its 15 acres. Opened in 2001, residents enjoy these features:
Coyote Ridge Park is located Northeast of Monarch Boulevard and Hidden Pointe Boulevard.
Built as part of the original development of Castle Pines North in the 1980's, The Retreat Park features 5 acres with the following areas:
The park is located on Tangleoak Drive, in the Retreat neighborhood.
Since 2001, the two-acre Daniel’s Gate Park has provided enjoyment for all ages. The park offers residents and visitors distinct areas for various activities; these include:
Daniel’s Gate Park can be accessed at Grigs Road near Turquoise Terrace Street, the park is located on the north side of the Turquoise Terrace neighborhood.
All three parks have restrooms, benches, drinking fountains, and parking.
Please keep your dog(s) leashed and promptly dispose of their waste in a trash container.
Use the playgrounds at your own risk and on the following conditions:
1. Playground users need to bring their own hand sanitizer and apply it immediately before and after
touching playground equipment;
2. No more than ten people at a time may use each playground; and
3. Maintain a minimum six-feet of social distancing.
Read more about playground opening.
For questions and suggestions regarding our parks, open space, and trail system, please E-MAIL US @ or call 303-688-8550.