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Top Places For Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts In Denver

June 12, 2012 6:00 AM

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Father’s Day is just around the corner. This is the time to give your dad a huge thank you for all of the things that he’s done for you. Whether your dad is a marathoner, a fisherman, a sports fan, a science geek or any other kind of person, there is something in Denver to show him you care. Make sure that your gift is thoughtful and really fits his personality. Here are a few ideas of places where you can find the perfect gift for your pop.
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Fishing Gear
Trout Fly Fishing
1303 E. 6th Ave.
Denver, CO 80218
(877) 464-0034
www.troutsflyfishing.com

If your dad is into fishing, he is in luck. With 6,000 miles of stream and more than 2,000 lakes and reservoirs, your dad can take his pick of places to fish in Colorado. To help him prepare for his outing, stop by Trout Fly Fishing, Denver’s premiere location for fly fishing equipment. Staffed by professional anglers with a passion for fly fishing, Trout is a great place for beginners and enthusiasts alike. In addition to equipment and supplies, the store also offers lessons and fishing excursions if you want to do something extra special.

Related: Top Commercial Streams for Flyfishing

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A Day at the Museum
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
2001 Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 370-6000
www.dmns.org

Spend some time with your dad at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. A Denver staple since 1900, the museum contains a wide array of permanent and temporary exhibits for your father to enjoy. Take him to see one of the special attractions and stay for the IMAX and/or the Planetarium. The Denver Museum of Nature and Science is staffed by knowledgeable volunteers who are excited to pass their knowledge on to you. Better yet, with individual memberships available for $45 and dual memberships available for $60, get him a year-long membership so he can go for free whenever he wants.

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Tickets to a Ball Game
Coors Field
2299 Wewatta St.
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 292-0200
www.colorado.rockies.mlb.com

An afternoon at the ball park is the perfect summer treat for any dad. Take him to see the Colorado Rockies play at Coors Field. This Denver destination offers everything that is great about Colorado and baseball. Enjoy one of our sunny summer days and watch the game with your dad. With several family packages available and game tickets starting at $5 for Rockpile seats, this is a fun and affordable way to spend an afternoon or an evening with your dad.

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Garden Tools
Paulino Gardens
6300 North Broadway
Denver, CO 80216
(303) 429-8062
www.paulinogardens.com

If your dad is the type of person who likes to spend Saturdays during the summer rolling up his sleeves and getting dirty in the yard, get him something from Paulino Gardens. One of Colorado’s largest, this garden center and nursery has been in business for over 50 years. Offering a wide selection of indoor and outdoor plants, including vegetables, Paulino Gardens has supplies for anyone who likes to make their yard look beautiful. They also sell gardening supplies, so you can get whatever you need in one place.

Related: Top Garden Centers in the Denver Area

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Home Coffee Delivery
Pablo’s Coffee
630 E. 6th Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 744-3323
www.pabloscoffee.com

If your dad is a coffee aficionado, this is the place for you. A local facility that roasts their own coffee, Pablo’s has a great selection of coffees and coffee accessories to choose from. With fine roasts from all over the world, there is a coffee for your dad, however he prefers it. Pablo’s also offers coffee delivery services for a subscription fee of $12 a week. Packages start at one week and go up to a year and do not expire until they are cancelled. You can also give your dad a travelling mug to go along with his deliveries.

Related: Top Coffee Shops in Northern Colorado

Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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