Great Family Photo Shoot Locations
Family photo shoots create memorable experiences and keepsakes. Choosing a location and a photographer can also accentuate that experience. Whether you are drawn to a more traditional backdrop or interested in a unique and off the beaten path locale, this is our guide to great family photo shoots.
Castlewood Canyon State Park1
Castlewood Canyon State Park has a backyard mountain feel. Near Franktown, this location boasts unique rock formations, waterfalls and an evergreen forest perfect for family photos.
17 Mile House Farm2
17 Mile House Farm, a historic barn and vintage house, is minutes away, right off Parker Road in Centennial. Take a step back in time at this country location.View on Map
McCabe Meadows - Surrounded by large cottonwood trees, this bridge offers a natural frame for your photos. Easy to find off Cherry Creek Trail, it’s great for young families.View on Map
Downtown Parker - What's not to love about our downtown area? Fun graffiti and brick walls add an urban flair—a great location year-round.
Iron Horse Park4
Iron Horse Park - Nestled between neighborhoods just south of downtown, the historical Slemmer Ranch Barn offers brilliant fall leaves, perfect for your family photo shoot.View on Map
RoXBorough State Park6
Roxborough State Park - Littleton You can't beat the Red Rock Colorado feel of Roxborough State Park. Full of walking trails and breathtaking backgrounds, it’s stunning all year long!
Highlands Ranch Mansion7
Historic Highlands Ranch Mansion, nestled within the suburbs of Highlands Ranch, is surrounded by lush green lawns and vibrant flower beds. Perfect year-round photo setting.View on Map
Fly'n B Park8
Behind the old, white farmhouse at Fly’n B Park, you’ll find a fishing hole and dirt paths. Great location for capturing lifestyle photos of the whole family.View on Map
The Hudson Gardens & Event Center9
The Hudson Gardens encompass 30 acres of lush, vibrant scenic backdrops for any photography session year-round. The Fall season is a beautiful time for family photos. Photography permit required.
Surrounded by tall wild grass on one side and a large green park on the other, Ketring Park is a perfect location for family photos during the Summer and Fall seasons.View on Map
Blackrock Lake offers an easy walk to many dirt trails where you can find hidden spots for great photos. Lots of lush greens and high grassy areas with big mature trees.
Westlands Park is an ideal location to add variation in your family photos. The playground is perfect for capturing candid shots of your little one’s playing. You'll also find lush green fields and a wooded area.
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Hildebrand Ranch Park13
Upon entering the parking lot, you will find a rugged barn surrounded by wild grasses at Hildebrand Ranch Park for the ultimate western prairie setting.View on Map