Towns In Colorado

We Hope You Like Our Growing List Of The Best Towns In Colorado.

towns in colorado

Click on any of the links below and you will be taken to a page dedicated to things happening in each town.

Enjoy our growing list includes ghost towns, ski towns, small towns, mining towns and even the best hippie towns in Colorado (see our official list below). If we are missing some information please let us know and we will try to update it as soon as possible.  This way everyone around the world can enjoy a little piece of Colorado.  That is…as long as they go home afterwards and don’t move here!

Click the town or city name to visit that page.
NameElevationPopulationCountyMiles From DenverImage
Denver5,280600,158Denver0denver downtown skyline
Greeley4,675107,445Weld64greeley colorado
Franktown6,197395Douglas34franktown colorado
Aspen8,0007,359Pitkin198aspen colorado
Breckenridge9,6004,928Summit81Things To Do In Breckenridge Colorado
Crested Butte8,9091,604Gunnison190downtown crested butte colorado
Cripple Creek9,4941,175Teller115cripple creek colorado downtown
Estes Park7,5226,352Larimer66adventure estes park
Fort Collins5,003165,080Larimer66downtown fort collins colorado
Leadville10,1522,602Lake101leadville colorado
Ouray7.7921,000Ouray333downtown ouray
Steamboat Springs6,73212,088Routt156downtown steamboat springs
Telluride8,7502,325San Miguel363downtown telluride colorado
Vail8,1505,305Eagle97downtown vail colorado
Winter Park9,052999Grand67winter park colorado
Alamosa7,5438,780Alamosa219downtown alamosa
Salida7,0835,236Chaffee143downtown salida colorado
Silverton9.318637San Juan357downtown silverton
Colorado Springs6.035472,688El Paso71downtown colorado springs
Idaho Springs7,5261,717Clear Creek34downtown idaho springs
Berthoud5,03010,332Larimer48downtown berthoud
Keystone10,804908Summit77keystone colorado
Crestone7,923198Saguachecrestone colorado
Pueblo4,692111,876Pueblo116downtown pueblo colorado
Grand Junction4,59365,560Mesa243grand junction colorado downtown area
Aurora5,403386,261Arapahoeaurora colorado

If we are missing a town or you would like us to include your local company information, event information or otherwise please contact us and we’ll do our best to accommodate your request.

We love everything about our Colorado towns and we are looking forward to helping you find just the right information to make your adventure or weekend super fun.

12 Of The Most Stoned Hippie Towns In Colorado

This list (in no particular order) has been approved by many locals and cannot be argued with.  Enjoy the smoke, music, good vibes and be sure to send pics!

  1. Manitou Springs
  2. Nederland
  3. Paonia
  4. Crested Butte
  5. Carbondale
  6. Crestone
  7. Ridgway
  8. Gardner
  9. Boulder
  10. Red Feather Lakes
  11. Bond
  12. Bellevue

18 Must Visit Ghost Towns In Colorado

The mining boom in Colorado started in 1879.  Many of the ghost towns listed below were very lucrative places to be in the 1800 and early 1900s.  Some mining towns like Idaho Springs, Leadville and Breckenridge were lucky enough to survive the gold and silver rush.  Unfortunately, these 18 Colorado ghost towns didn’t do as well.

  1. Independence
  2. St. Elmo
  3. Tin Cup
  4. Vicksburg
  5. Winfield
  6. Carson
  7. Capitol City
  8. Animas Forks
  9. Ashcroft
  10. Teller City
  11. Tomboy
  12. Goldfield
  13. Ohio City
  14. Uptop
  15. Alta
  16. Dearfield
  17. Nevadaville
  18. Mayflower Gulch