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Denver History Tour
"This history tour of Denver will give you a great overview of it’s Wild West past and how it went from a mining camp to state capitol and now a current day growing Metropolis. Even though Denver is a relatively young city its unique history and place in the expansion of the United States contains many of stories of pioneering times in the new frontier including infamous characters and beautiful architecturally significant buildings.  It is now the fastest growing economy in the US and you can see how modern buildings are being built amongst the old as Denver is once again a pioneer in a new age. you will go on top of the Dome where you get a 360-degree view of Denver (only weekdays).  Ride along the 16th Street Mall shuttle to the lower downtown historic downtown (LODO) Denver’s birthplace where you will learn about Denver’s Wild West past. You will continue your journey through LoDo with several stops and as you walk toward our final destination Denver’s Union Station you will get a chance to see the new evolution - where the old meets the new.The history tour guides are fun and entertaining and are either historians or professors with an in depth knowledge of Denver’s history."
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Denver Scavenger Hunt Adventure
"The adventure begins at the state capitol and takes you on a well-designed course through some of Denver’s art and culture among shops along the 16th Street Mall and through courtyards and buildings steeped in rich Denver history. The tour requires approximately 2 miles of walking and uses the free 16th street mall transportation at one point in the game. The game software t leaving time to stop for a bite to eat or simply to enjoy the best sights of the city. Great for families friends and those ready to have fun on a scavenger hunt adventure! Please note that pricing is per individual but your team must book together. One voucher is valid for your team of 2-5 people.""""Turn Denver into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a 3-hour city walking tour. Guided from any smart phone teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city
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Denver History Tour
"This history tour of Denver will give you a great overview of it’s Wild West past and how it went from a mining camp to state capitol and now a current day growing Metropolis. Even though Denver is a relatively young city its unique history and place in the expansion of the United States contains many of stories of pioneering times in the new frontier including infamous characters and beautiful architecturally significant buildings.  It is now the fastest growing economy in the US and you can see how modern buildings are being built amongst the old as Denver is once again a pioneer in a new age. you will go on top of the Dome where you get a 360-degree view of Denver (only weekdays).  Ride along the 16th Street Mall shuttle to the lower downtown historic downtown (LODO) Denver’s birthplace where you will learn about Denver’s Wild West past. You will continue your journey through LoDo with several stops and as you walk toward our final destination Denver’s Union Station you will get a chance to see the new evolution - where the old meets the new.The history tour guides are fun and entertaining and are either historians or professors with an in depth knowledge of Denver’s history."
From $59.00

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visit the Rocky Mountains...

visit the Rocky Mountains National Park.More info: National Park ServiceMore pics: my travelogue
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tompt
Sep 12, 2002

Visit Colorado Springs, it is...

Visit Colorado Springs, it is central to most type of attractions. And you must go to a Denver Broncos' game...the ultimate football experience. My first 20 years of my life. That makes me old, and...
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morgandk
Sep 02, 2002

Estes Park

The high-altitude park that would one day become Estes Park was first visited by the local American Indians who summered in the area to escape the heat of the plains below. In 1859, Joel Estes, the...
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traveldave
Jul 06, 2012

Golden

Founded in 1859 as a mining camp and supply base for gold miners seeking their fortunes in the nearby foothills, Golden is a pleasant city with the look and feel of the Old West. The city's motto is,...
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traveldave
Jul 07, 2012

Denver

Situated at an altitude of one mile (1.6 kilometers) above sea level, Denver is known as the "Mile High City." The city is located on the high plains, about 12 miles (19 kilometers) east of the Front...
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traveldave
Jul 07, 2012

Boulder

Located about 35 miles (56 kilometers) northwest of Denver, and now part of Denver's metropolitan area, Boulder is a beautiful city situated at the base of the Flatirons (pictured here), a series of...
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traveldave
Jul 07, 2012
 
 
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The Mountains

know that's not an original thing to say about Colorado. But I remember my friend telling me the names of all 13 he could see from his apartment. Seemingly everywhere you look in this state, there...
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Skibbe
Aug 13, 2004

Colorado is not only rocky...

Colorado is not only rocky mountains, snow-capped peaks, snowboarding and skiing... It's also canyons, mesas, rivers, fossil beds, cities and a lot more. The name colorado means 'of red colour' and...
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call_me_rhia
Aug 26, 2002

I'll never forget reaching the...

I'll never forget reaching the top of the first fourteener I climbed (Pike's Peak). I was giddy with excitement, my head was spinning, I was weak in the knees ....... Wait a minute, that was probably...
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skullcrusher
Aug 25, 2002

This is the side road or short...

This is the side road or short cut thru the Colorado Mountains from Dillon to Central City. The views are fantastic but scary as sometimes this is a one lane road with plenty of hairpin curves and no...
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doolemma
Aug 26, 2002

Get a 4 wheel drive and take...

Get a 4 wheel drive and take off for some excelent fishing and camping (no electricity, and you have to run to get running water). The first time I went to Colorado I was 18, my husband and I were not...
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auntmoo
Aug 26, 2002

Explore the mountains! ...

Explore the mountains! Colorado has well maintained trails through its national forests and parks. If you would rather be smelling the pine trees, hearing the splash of mountain streams and catching a...
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ViolinGirl
Aug 25, 2002

Upon entering the town of...

Upon entering the town of Central City we went to the Museum to view a mining sluice. Back in 1989 there were a few western style saloon with their standard shoot-em-up robberies. One remarkable fact...
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doolemma
Aug 26, 2002

Do some Skiing!--This picture...

Do some Skiing!--This picture was taken on Copper Mountain Resort I will always remember my ski trip to Colorado, because it was my first-ever trip to do DOWN HILL skiing--I had grown up going...
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donovanel
Aug 25, 2002

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650 15th Street, Denver, Colorado, 80202, United States
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419 Garfield Street, PO Box 1286, Grand Lake, Colorado, 80447, United States
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1 Navajo Hill, Box 277 , , Colorado, 81330, United States
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Top Things to Do in Colorado

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Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Colorado's stunning Rocky Mountains and picturesque views from Pikes Peak make it tough to nail down just one sight to see when visiting the state, but if you're in the mood for a little music during...
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Pike's Peak

One of the few 14,000 foot mountains you can drive up. The weather at the summit is markedly cooler so bring a jacket even on a warm summer day and also take it easy as the lack of oxygen can make...
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Maroon Bells

Any visit to the Aspen area must include a visit to the Maroon Bells. We snow mobiled in years ago in the Winter which was awesome. This summer we returned and it was so simple. Just take the bus from...
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Trail Ridge Road

Trail Ridge Road is part of U.S. Highway 34 that crosses Rocky Mountain National Park from Estes Park, Colorado in the east to Grand Lake, Colorado in the west. It is not accessible in winter, to...
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Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Durango's most celebrated attraction, and a boon to the local economy, is the railroad to nearby Silverton. Using old-fashioned steam locomotives, this train offers a variety of different cars for the...
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Fort Collins Escape Room

Had such a fantastic time visting this escape room! Very well themed with lots of unique puzzles and hidden passages . A must if you are looking for fun things to do in Fort Collins and a perfect...
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Top 5 Colorado Writers

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Astrobuck

"Colorado"
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mtncorg

"COLORADO - CHAMPAGNE POWDERLANDS?"
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tejanasueca

"Welcome to America's Playground!"
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807Wheaton

"A Gallop Through Colorado"
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goingsolo

"The highest state in the nation"
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