15 Fun Denver Restaurants Not to Miss

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Looking for that perfect place to eat in the Mile-High city? Here are some fun restaurants in Denver to try next! This is the time of year when I agonize, scrutinize, analyze and subsequently compile my annual “Best Restaurants in Denver” list. There is an insurmountable bumper crop of worthy contenders to consider in Denver … Read more 15 Fun Denver Restaurants Not to Miss

What to Know About Crestone, Colorado

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During the 2010 census, the population of Crestone, Colorado, was 127. Last year it was believed to have grown to 140 people. The small village lies at the foot of the western slopes of the Sangre de Cristo Range. Once a small mining town, founded in 1880, it peaked at a population of 2000 people … Read more What to Know About Crestone, Colorado

7 Exciting Day Trips from Denver

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Denver, Colorado, is surrounded by national parks, villages, amusement parks, mineral waters, ghost towns, and many other activities individuals or families can travel to for a day of enjoyment. Most trips are not a far driving distance from the attractive capital city, so here are 7 exciting day trips from Denver to take today! The … Read more 7 Exciting Day Trips from Denver

It’s No Croc: Visit The Best Alligator Farm In Colorado!

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Visit Alamosa If You Are Looking For An Alligator Farm In Colorado! It’s a lonesome two-lane highway, populated with antelope and scrub oak, that stretches for more than 100 miles between Alamosa and Salida in the south-central part of the state. A great way to break up the drive, stretch your legs and amaze the … Read more It’s No Croc: Visit The Best Alligator Farm In Colorado!

Rockhounding In Colorado: Where To Find Geodes

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This Is Where To Find Geodes In Colorado The disease strikes when least expected. You’re out for a hike and something on the path catches your eye. You see a small fossil, a shiny stone or a glimmering crystal and, naturally, you pick it up. Soon, the ground becomes a treasure trove of things to … Read more Rockhounding In Colorado: Where To Find Geodes

Colorado Lakes and Reservoirs You Need to Visit

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Colorado has a wide range of beautiful lakes and reservoirs that you can take a trip to and enjoy the surroundings. Here are some ideas of the next Colorado lakes and reservoirs that you need to visit! Bear Lake Colorado offers more than 300 lakes and reservoirs that attract year-round visitors to enjoy a variety … Read more Colorado Lakes and Reservoirs You Need to Visit

Chimney Rock: National Historic Site

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Look south as you drive across U.S. 160 in southern Colorado, between Pagosa Springs and Durango. What appears to be a spire of rock rises from the landscape like a sword thrust through the earth’s crust. You might glimpse a sign that informs you that the turnoff for Chimney Rock is near. Take it. The … Read more Chimney Rock: National Historic Site

What is a Fourteener and How Do You Prepare?

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So you’re thinking about taking the plunge and going on your first 14er hike. But exactly what is a fourteener? We will cover this in our article and how you can get prepared! What is a Fourteener? If you are thinking about your first 14er climb this year, the following information will offer you some … Read more What is a Fourteener and How Do You Prepare?

Tiny Town Colorado: Big Fun In A Little Village

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Tiny Town Colorado Is A Place Of Wonder And Joy For All Ages In a world made for adults, there’s a unique little place created especially for its pint-sized members, just west of Morrison, Colorado. Tiny Town Colorado is a miniature village complete with its own little railroad, is snuggled into a mountain canyon 30 … Read more Tiny Town Colorado: Big Fun In A Little Village

The Best Summer Activities in Colorado

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Summer activities in Colorado will offer you and your family all the beauty, adventure, and excitement you want. To start planning for your time away, you might first buy a “GetOutPass Colorado.” This pass can be purchased online and save you more than $3,000 in free admissions. It includes such sites as Water World, Monarch … Read more The Best Summer Activities in Colorado

Denver-Area Skateparks: 5 Places to Ride the Concrete Waves

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With Colorado’s mountains and open plains, wave riders may experience ocean withdrawals in the beautiful landlocked state. But the Denver area offers an alternative sport experience. Boarders can trade surf for skate and head to the local skateparks for a day of riding the concrete waves. Here are five parks that will push even the … Read more Denver-Area Skateparks: 5 Places to Ride the Concrete Waves

Red Feather Lakes: Northern Colorado’s Best-Kept Secret

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  Your Red Feather Lakes Vacation Starts Here After two epic years of road-tripping across America by RV, we found our perfect spot for a summertime base camp in Red Feather Lakes near Fort Collins. Between 2007 and 2009, we passed the turnoff to this hidden gem at least three times. Whenever we traveled to … Read more Red Feather Lakes: Northern Colorado’s Best-Kept Secret

How These Ordinary Men Became the Worst Colorado Serial Killers

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Colorado is known as one of the most beautiful states in America. It offers the visitors and residents a magical landscape of mountains, high plains, plateaus, canyons, rivers, and forests. However, the state is also known for some unforgettable Colorado serial killers. It’s no secret that some of the most gruesome killings of all time … Read more How These Ordinary Men Became the Worst Colorado Serial Killers