Colorado Trip Ideas

The articles below offer great vacation ideas and things to do in Colorado. Use the Category drop-down menu to sort the articles by topics you're interested in. Get started planning your amazing Colorado vacation today!

  • 8 Ways to Experience Colorado History

    These eight history experiences, from museums to dude ranches to walking tours are the perfect Colorado history primer.

  • 7 Only-in-Colorado Places to Stay

    After a full day of play on a Colorado getaway, there’s nothing more important than to relax in accommodations that fit your style. These seven places to stay in Colorado are a start to get your imagination going.

  • 7 Incredible Horseback Riding Trips in Colorado

    Experience Colorado like the early explorers did, when horses were the fastest way to get from point A to point B. Even today, there are many hidden places in that state that a cushy SUV can’t take you. From iconic landmarks hidden deep in Colorado...

  • Get a Sitter: Colorado Dude Ranches Without the Kids

    Colorado's dude and guest ranches are known for amazing family vacations, but they also make for incredible couples getaways. Most of the state's ranches offer adult-only weeks, usually in the fall, when the pace slows a bit, the menus are a little...

  • Family Vacation Ideas: Colorado Dude Ranch

    Colorado’s dude ranches offer vacation experiences that range from upscale resort-like properties to rustic, working ranches where guests can take part in everyday chores like herding cattle or gathering fresh eggs. While Colorado's more than 30...