Bailey is an unincorporated community in northeastern Park County, Colorado, United States. Bailey's Post Office ZIP Code is 80421. The town community consists of several small businesses, restaurants and churches. The North Fork South Platte River flows through Bailey.
Bailey is located in the foothills of the Front Range, approximately 30 miles (48 km) southwest of Denver along U.S. Highway 285. It is located on the east side of Kenosha Pass and is one of the largest communities in the Platte Canyon region.
Bailey sits just outside the Lost Creek Wilderness Area in the Pike National Forest, where week-long backpacking trips and day hikes are popular. The logging roads and pack trails crisscrossing the area's hilly terrain are a mountain biker's dream and first-rate fly-fishing opportunities abound.
Bailey is served by the Platte Canyon School District #1, which includes Platte Canyon HIgh Schook, Fitzsimmons Middle School, and Deer Creek Elementary School.
Updated: 21st January, 2019 8:51 AM.