Things to Do

Colorado is packed full of things to do year-round. From family attractions, national parks and outdoor adventure to cosmopolitan cities and welcoming towns, these Colorado vacation ideas will fill your trip itinerary to overflowing and show you how to truly Come to Life.

Check out 17 of the best things to do in Colorado

Featured Things to Do

Pikes Peak Cog Railway

Pikes Peak Region Attractions

Tucked at the foot of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs teems with natural beauty, famous Colorado landmarks, Wild West history and adventure for all ages.

Five people in biking attire pose for a photo at New Belgium Brewing in Fort Collins. They wear helmets and hold their bikes.

Visit Fort Collins

Chill vibes and authentic Western charm, a buzzing music and arts scene, breweries with sprawling beer gardens and plenty of scenic outdoor spaces to play in make Fort Collins a must-visit Colorado city.

A group of skiers with disabilities and instructors on top of a mountain near Aspen Colorado
Adventure Activities
Denver Art Museum
Arts and Culture
A couple walks through the neon signs of Pueblo's Neon Alley
Attractions
Mesa Verde National Park
History and Heritage
Fine dining and wine
Food and Drink
Snowmobilers make tracks underneath a sunny blue sku
Outdoor Activities
A couple watches the sun set over the snowy mountains in Aspen from the top of another mountain
Scenic Beauty
A group of friends hikes a wildflower trail
Summer Activities
whitewater rafting on the Arkansas
Water Activities
Plan snowy playtime with your pup in Colorado this winter
Winter Activities