Colorado Articles and Trip Ideas

5 Colorado Hikes & Hot Springs

There’s no better reward for muscles tired from a high-altitude workout than a soothing soak in... more

Colorado Hiking: 5 Popular & Easy Trails

Choosing a Colorado hiking trail is no easy task — with millions of acres of wilderness, it's hard... more

8 Ways to Love Colorado in Summer

The forecast for summer vacation in Colorado calls for big blue skies in the day and cool evenings... more

11 Colorado Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of the best side effects of a Colorado hike. They might be tiny, whispy ones... more

Quick Guide to Colorado National Parks

Colorado's four National Parks — Rocky Mountain, Mesa Verde, Great Sand Dunes and Black Canyon of... more

5 Colorado Wildflower Hikes

Alpine meadows are home to some of the most vibrant and colorful collections of Colorado... more

Summer Activities at Colorado Ski Resorts

Coloradans like to play in thin air, where the charming lack of oxygen makes us feel thinner,... more

What are 14ers?

Colorado has 58 mountain peaks exceeding 14,000 feet (known as "fourteeners" or "14ers" locally... more

Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado

Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most popular national parks in the United... more

National Park Profile: Great Sand Dunes National Park

Sink into the highest mountains of sand in North America. Nestled in a spot where the Sangre de... more

Get Outside: 10 Magical Moments on Colorado's Public Lands

There are so many opportunities to get outside and explore Colorado's national forests, national... more

Greeley & Loveland: Art in the Outdoors

While these two historic towns have their roots in agriculture, visitors will discover much more... more

Dog Sledding Colorado

Driven by a team of powerful yet gentle huskies, experience the sublime joy of gliding quietly... more

Best Ski Resorts for Families in Colorado

All of Colorado ski resorts make for amazing family vacations. From magical events to ski trails... more

Colorado Creative Districts

Twelve Colorado communities brimming with galleries, artists in residence and special arts events... more

Top Places to Fish in Colorado

In cold or warm weather and everything in between, Colorado boasts 6,000 miles of fishable rivers... more

8 Ways to Experience Colorado History

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

Pair Colorado Wineries & Byways

Combine two favorite activities with a trip along Colorado byways that offer stops at several of... more

Pedal The Plains Colorado Bike Tour

"The race for the rest of us," Colorado's Pedal The Plains is a light-hearted September road-... more

27 Colorado Hot Springs: A Quick Guide

Colorado’s mountains have plenty of activities to get your heart racing, but they’re also perfect... more