Shine Brighter in Colorado

Colorado is the ideal fall destination with unparalleled leaf-peeping drives, hiking, camping, horseback riding, craft-beer sipping, wellness getaways, a rich cultural heritage and so much more. Plan your Colorado vacation now and find out if you know how to Do Colorado Right.

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26 Scenic & Historic Byways

The scenic byways of Colorado connect the dots between historic sites and acres of majestic scenery that span red-rock canyons, the peaks of the Rocky Mountains and sun-kissed prairies. Find videos, trip tips, itineraries and more.

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29 Hot Springs for Serious Soaks

Colorado’s mountains have plenty of activities to get your heart racing, but they’re also perfect for kicking back. Dip into our many natural hot springs, where you can soothe sore muscles after a long day of hiking or skiing. Many also offer water slides and kid-friendly amenities.

Featured Destinations

Flatirons in Boulder at sunrise

Visit Boulder

A laid-back lifestyle, breathtaking views of the Flatirons and Rocky Mountains and celebrated culinary offerings are just a few reasons that make Boulder one of Colorado’s most beloved cities.

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

Visit Montrose

Perched on Colorado’s Western Slope, Montrose is a year-round hub for outdoor adventure and to experience the grandeur of Black Canyon National Park.

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Sleep Somewhere Cool

Discover inspirational places to lay your head in an inspirational state. No matter how many sleeps you have planned on a Colorado vacation, we've got someplace cool for each of them.

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99 Gorgeous Places in Colorado

We’ve rounded up 99 of the state’s most spectacular vistas (in no particular order) where you can Come to Life in Colorado. Point your camera’s viewfinder at these epic landscapes, and you’re practically guaranteed a postcard-worthy result.