For years, Colorado has been a great vacation destination for both the adventure seekers, and those who enjoy a relaxing vacation. With breathtaking views, wildlife spotting, and some amazing food and drink options, Colorado is a great place to visit during the year.
Here are some of the best reasons to visit scenic Colorado:
Colorado is Home to National Parts
One of the biggest contributions that make Colorado a scenic place to visit is that it’s home to a few national parks. First, Rocky Mountain National Park is located just outside of Estes Park, where you can see the picture-perfect Colorado mountains.
You can also visit Mesa Verde National Park, Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, and Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park when you travel to Colorado. All parks have breathtaking views, and you may even have a chance to see some of Colorado’s best wildlife.
Explore Great Cities
If you love city life, Colorado also has three major cities with family-friendly attractions that are worth exploring. Denver is filled with numerous museums, galleries, and restaurants for you to explore. While Colorado Springs is popular for those seeking to explore more of Colorado’s scenery and geological features. Lastly, Boulder used to be a hippie town in the ’60s and is still an outdoorsy town for those who enjoy being active.
If you consider yourself a beer enthusiast, Colorado is your place. There are over 200 craft breweries throughout Colorado. You can even participate in brewery tours and beer tastings, especially when you travel into the cities.
Weed is Legal
There are parts of the U.S. where marijuana isn’t legal, but Colorado is one of the few where it is! There are plenty of dispensaries and marijuana-friendly lodging so you can relax and enjoy yourself on your trip. There are many unique marijuana-themed activities you can participate in, such as cannabis spa treatments, cooking classes, and tours.
If you enjoy being active, there are plenty of healthy outdoor activities that you can do. From skiing in the winter to fishing and hiking throughout the summer, Colorado is one of the most active states in the U.S. Visitors also enjoy horseback riding, zip lining, snowshoeing, and swimming for additional exercise.
As if you need more convincing, Colorado is also home to breathtaking lodging. Consider staying at Eldora Lodge located in Golden, Colorado, Within great distance from all of Colorado’s best activities. To book a room, give us a call at 303-642-7181.