Red Feather Lakes: Northern Colorado’s Best Kept Secret

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Your Red Feather Lakes Camping Vacation Starts Here Red Feather Lakes is a place where northern Colorado locals visit to escape the crowds. While the tourists play in nearby destinations like Rocky Mountain National Park or kayakers swarm the Poudre River, laid-back locals quietly point their wagons — and ATVs — west on County Road … Read more

What Is Colorado Known For?

What Is Colorado Known For

10 Things Colorado is Known For From its Rocky Mountain peaks to its winding rivers, Colorado is a land of natural beauty. The state is also home to vibrant cities and a rich cultural heritage. Here are 10 things Colorado is known for. 1. The Rocky Mountains The Rocky Mountains are one of the most … Read more

Gold Digger: Inside The Phoenix Gold Mine

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Deep beneath the earth, in the dim, cool tunnels of The Phoenix Gold Mine, you can still see veins of gold-streaked ore, bright metallic flecks that speckle the rock. One of the veins shimmers bright blue and green — the colors come from oxidized copper — and the bold streak across the walls of the … Read more

Blucifer The Denver Airport Horse Statue

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5 Fun Facts About Blucifer, the Denver Airport Horse Statue If you’ve ever been to the Denver International Airport, you’ve probably noticed the massive blue horse statue that greets visitors as they enter the terminal. The 32-foot-tall sculpture, which is officially named “Mustang in Blue,” has become an iconic symbol of the city of Denver. … Read more

When Do Colorado Ski Resorts Open For The Year

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When Do Ski Resorts Open In Colorado? For many people, skiing is the perfect winter activity. It gets you outdoors, it’s a great workout, and it’s super fun! If you’re lucky enough to live in a state with great skiing, then you’re probably counting down the days until the resorts open. So, when do ski … Read more

Fall Festivals in Colorado Worth Traveling For

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Colorado Fall Festivals You Need To Add To Your Bucket List As the leaves change color and the air gets crisp, that can only mean one thing: it’s time for fall festivals! If you’re looking for a fun-filled weekend getaway, look no further than Colorado. From beer and wine festivals to Halloween-themed events, there’s something … Read more

15 Glamping Colorado Adventures For Your Bucket List

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Your Introduction To Glamping Colorado In Style! Colorado is a beautiful state. Aptly named “The Centennial State.” It is the 8th largest state in the United States. Colorado is home to the most spectacular scenery and terrain you could imagine. It’s a beautiful state of pristine parks, rolling green hills in which rock men stand … Read more

A Brief History of Breckenridge: What Color Do You Like Your Gold?

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Linda Kay Peterson pointed to the mountains as we stood outside the Breckenridge Welcome Center. “Look at the Ten Mile Range,” she said, “because that is the genesis of our mining town.” It’s a genesis that, according to Peterson, began 65 to 70 million years ago. Peterson is a volunteer and tour coordinator at the … Read more

Head to Colorado’s High Country For Some Fun Festivals

Beaver Creek Arts Festival

Colorado’s high country is home to hundreds of festivals and community activities — from blues festivals to culinary celebrations — that have become signature activities on their year-round calendars of events. But we’ve found some lesser-known events at Colorado destinations to consider when making your vacation plans. So head up to the high country – … Read more