Colorado Articles and Trip Ideas

Colorado Mountains: 6 Famous Peaks

One of Colorado's biggest claims to fame — literally — is its 58 fourteeners: Rocky Mountain peaks... more

Spring Drives: Colorado Mountain Passes

Even when it’s been spring for months at lower altitudes, it can still look like winter on some of... more

Aspen Viewing: Colorado Fall Foliage Drives

The beautiful aspen is the quintessential Colorado tree. We've named towns, streets, dogs and our... more

National Park Profile: Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

As Colorado's own Grand Canyon, the Black Canyon of the Gunnison leaves visitors speechless with... more

3 Easy RV Trips in Colorado

Coloardo is RV-vacation country. A love of road trips, roughin’ it with loved ones or that perfect... more

7 Spots for Wildlife Watching Without Leaving Your Car

Left your hiking boots at home? Don’t worry, there’s no need to hit the trails to see Colorado’s... more

American Indian History in Southwest Colorado

Colorado is home to some of the nation's best-preserved cliff dwellings and American Indian... more

Trinidad & the Highway of Legends

Nestled at the southern terminal of the awe-inspiring Highway of Legends, the city of Trinidad is... more

2 Days in the San Luis Valley & Great Sand Dunes National Park

At the southern edge of Colorado, the San Luis Valley is so vast that you could fit the state of... more

A Summer Day in Steamboat Springs

With its sprawling ranches, aspen-draped mountains and oxbow rivers, the Steamboat Springs area... more

Denver Daytrips: Short Trips from Colorado's Capital City

Denver makes for an ideal base of operations during a Colorado vacation. Within easy reach of... more

RV Itinerary: Pawnee Pioneer Trails & Northeast Colorado

It won’t take long for you to be moved by Colorado's Pawnee National Grassland, best experienced... more

Colorado National Monument

Gravity-defying boulders, tunnels carved of stone and red-rock canyons within a canyon define this... more