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Colorado Travel Guide

Our Colorado travel guide will provide all you need to know to plan your trip to Colorado. We research places to stay, the best restaurants, the top attractions, the best day trips and highlight special festivals and events. From the the Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, to Colorado's ski country,you will find what you need to know about Colorado travel.
  1. Boulder, Colorado (6)
  2. Colorado Springs, Colorado (9)
  3. Denver, Colorado (20)
  4. Rocky Mountain National Pk (3)

August Events in Colorado
August is an ideal time to travel to Colorado. The Convention and Visitor's bureau has compiled an enticing list of things to do.

Top Hotels in Denver, Colo.

With its big-city vibe and incredible mountain scenery, Denver draws people from across the world. And whether it's a family getaway or a luxurious escape, there are plenty of hotels to suit your needs and budget. Here's a list of the best hotels in Denver, divided by category.

Top Baseball Experiences in the Southwest
Summer is here, and if you haven’t sipped a beer and bitten into a hotdog at a baseball game yet, now’s the perfect time. Here are some of the best baseball experiences the Southwest has to offer.

Aspen Skiing Guide
With its position along the Rocky Mountains and its distinction as home of the ESPN Winter X Games, Aspen is frequently discounted as a place solely for daredevils and powderhounds. But while expert-level skiers and snowboarders will most certainly be happy here, there s also plenty for the less-skilled set. Here s a breakdown of Aspen s four...

Best Deals for Hotels in Colorado
Printable hotel coupons for many Colorado cities and towns from out About Couponing site.

Colorado History Vacation
Our Guide to Romantic Getaways has found romance in history. Susan Sardone shares information on dinosaurs, Durango, Denver, and the Continental Divide. Experts believe North America's largest dinosaurs roamed Colorado's mesas and mountains some 140 million years ago. Did you know that Colorado has a "Dinosauer Diamond?" Susan provides some great leads for interesting side trips.

Colorado for Couples
For those that travel in pairs, Colorado sets the mood with unparalleled scenery, culture, history and adventure. A trip to Colorado doubles the fun for couples whether they’re cozying up beside a campfire or toasting each other at an outdoor café. Here are some great ideas for couples traveling in Colorado.

Colorado Dude Ranches
Family farms, guest ranches, and dude ranches make great getaways: with horseback riding and other fun activities; kids programs, at many places; pricing that includes meals.

Best Spas in Colorado
Colorado is an up and coming spot for hotel and resort spas, with ski resorts now adding them. This list represents my top picks for the best overnight spas in Colorado. It includes hotel and resort spas, where you can sample as little or as much of the spa experience as you want. Many resort spas welcome clients on a day spa basis.

Colorado Campgrounds
David Sweet, our About.com Guide to Camping provides this quick reference to campsites in State Parks, National Parks and Forests, private campgrounds and more.

Train Rides and Railroad Museums in Colorado
Colorado is a train buff's paradise. You can ride the rails or enjoy a train museum.

December Fun in Colorado
Colorado events, holiday fun and things to do in December.

Mesa Verde National Monument in Colorado
Located int the Four Corners area, Mesa Verde National Monument. The Monument protects 4,000 known archeological sites, including 600 ancestral cliff dwellings. These sites are some of the most notable and best preserved in the United States.

Going Nude in Colorado - Naturist Clubs, Resorts and Information
Going Nude in Colorado - Naturist Clubs, Resorts and Information

Ideas for a Winter Getaway to Colorado
It's not too late to plan a getaway to play in the famed Colorado snow. A combination of significant natural snowfall and full-capacity snowmaking made possible by an arctic cold front allowed the mountains of Colorado to open early this year. For those pining to play in the snow, Colorado is the perfect place for visitors to find one-of-a-kind festivals that celebrate the winter months.

Colorado State Parks in the Winter
The Top Choices provided by our About.com Guide to National and State Parks offer opportunities to view bald eagles, to rent yurts, and to enjoy winter sports.

Colorado Walks and Colorado Walking Events
Find competitive walking races, non-competitive walks and fun walks in Colorado.

Best Hotels in Aspen
Best hotel picks for Aspen. These are the hotels our Hotels writer personally recommend as your best bets. Use this as a starting point to quickly choose the best hotel for your next trip to Aspen.

Colorado for Gay and LesbianTravelers
New Mexico is welcoming to the GLBT traveler, if you know where to look. Find leads on gay friendly resorts, local events and destinations that offer the gay traveler the best New Mexico has to offer.

Finding Dark Sky Astronomy Sites in Colorado
Want to find dark sky sites in the Southwest? Dark sky destinations are precious and becoming harder to find. Dark sky tourism appeals to amateur astronomers looking for prime viewing space, dark-skies advocates, as well as travelers who just love to vacation where they can enjoy stargazing under a truly dark sky. The Southwest has many special...

Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad
The Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad is located in the historic mining town of Leadville, Colorado.

Mountain Biking in Colorado
Planning a trip to Colorado? Why not see explore this beautiful state from the seat of a mountain bike? Here are some of the best places for biking in the Rocky Mountain State.

Best Colorado Breweries
Craving some foamy refreshment? Colorado is filled with wonderful breweries. Here are five worth checking out.

Fall Festivals in Colorado
No matter what you love to do, there’s a Colorado festival just for you. From beans and green chiles to cowboys and Christmas gifts, there’s a little something for everyone. Here’s a roundup of the best fall festivals in Colorado.

Colorado Ready for Ski Season
Planning a ski trip? There are lots of reasons to consider Colorado. According to Colorado Ski Country USA, which represents the state’s 22 ski and snowboard resorts, Colorado’s ski areas have invested more than $50 million in making sure visitors have the best experience to date this winter.

Colorado Beyond the Slopes
Heading to Colorado this winter? Don’t miss the chance to experience some of the amazing activities – off the slopes.

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