Living Here

Aerial of downtown Eaton including Town Square

Let us be one of the first to welcome you to Eaton, Colorado! We’re a tight-knit community enjoying the proximity to outdoor recreation in beautiful Colorado. Eaton is located in Weld County, Colorado, and is surrounded by agricultural lands. Come to visit our downtown shops or visit the Great Western Trail. Our award-winning school district serves approximately 1900 students with five schools, including a new high school constructed in 2022. Our 10 town and neighborhood parks give plenty of opportunities to get outside. We also believe in celebrating as a community, with annual community events that bring us all together. 


Check out some of the great activities, amenities, and things to do in Eaton, Colorado! 


Eaton House Museum 

Visit the A.J. Eaton Home & Carriage House Museum to learn about the history of Eaton and the life of early Eaton, Colorado pioneers.

Eaton Parks and Recreation District 

The Eaton Parks and Recreation District opened the new Eaton Area Community Center in 2017. The new community center includes a community recreation facility, fitness center, indoor track, leisure pool, and more! 

Great Western Trail

The Great Western Trail is a wide, unpaved trail connecting the towns of Windsor, Severance, and Eaton with a total of 10.5 miles of trail. The trail was constructed from the abandoned rail bed of the Great Western Railroad. 

Town Parks and Shelter

The Town of Eaton operates 10 town and neighborhood parks. Learn about how to reserve shelters and where to find each of our community parks! 

Community Events & Resources

Get involved in our community! The Town of Eaton has lots going on with annual events, community groups, and more.