Colorado

 

Colorado can be considered a vacation state. Great scenery, many historic sites, and excellent fishing and skiing facilities. The world's largest natural hot springs pool is located in Glenwood Springs. . There are some great parks to visit, including Rocky Mountain, Mesa Verde, Black Canyon, Great Sand Dunes (tallest sand dunes in America) and others. The capital and largest city is Denver.

 

 

Denver

 

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United States

 

 

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US Map

 

Aspen trees in fall, San Juan Mountains (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

Colorado map

 

 

Colorado State Capitol building in Denver.

 

Arizona

 

Pedestrian mall

 

Great Sand Dunes

 

Denver

 

Great Sand Dunes

 

The Great Sand Dunes, with the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the background (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

San Juan Mountains

 

Maroon Bells

 

Nevada

 

Utah

 

The Hard Rock Cafe on Denver's 16th Street Pedestrian Mall (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

Rock formations of Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

Parks Colorado

 

Above, cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park. The Park was established in 1906 to preserve the archeological heritage of the Ancestral Pueblo people who made it their home from 600 to 1300 CE.

 

National Monument

 

Grand Canyon

 

The Maroon Bells (4,317 m) reflected off a mountain lake. The peaks are located about 19 km southwest of Aspen (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

Mesa Verde

 

Yosemite

 

Slalom

 

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Slalom competition in Aspen (credit Matt Inden - Miles).

 

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Credit: Colorado Tourism Office

 

 

 

Credit: Matt Inden - Miles