The Cherry Creek North official neighborhood is located near the geographic center of the City and County of Denver and is a mixture of dense urban development and tree-lined residential streets. It is bounded by First Avenue on the south, East Sixth Avenue to the north, York Street (which becomes University Boulevard) on the west, and Colorado Boulevard on the east.
The Cherry Creek North neighborhood takes its name from the nearby Cherry Creek running along the south side of the Cherry Creek Mall.
There are 16 walkable blocks that offer residents a welcoming neighborhood atmosphere for dog walking, strolling, and shopping in the Cherry Creek North Shopping District. Neighbors and their guests can walk to nearby Whole Foods, sought-out restaurants, retail shops offering selections in clothing, footwear, jewelry, and for outdoor aficionados - specialty shops for your hiking, biking, fishing, and camping experiences.