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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

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Colorado

CHEAP fun for the family - with a bit of history

There is a small town called Burlington off highway 70. It will either be your first interchange if driving from Kansas or your last if driving from Denver. At first it appears to be just another...
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Jun 18, 2011

Castlewood Canyon State Park

This is a really nice park! It was really hot the day we went, but it was very pretty nonetheless. Located in the Black Forest of Central Colorado. There are numerous hiking trails, and there are also...
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Astrobuck
Apr 04, 2011

The Tip of Colorado

"Four Corners" is the name given to the only point in the USA where four states meet, namely southeastern Utah, southwestern Colorado, northeastern Arizona and northwestern New Mexico. We went in 1966...
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grandmaR
Apr 04, 2011

CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM MINE

If you drive on Colorado 91 between Copper Mountain and Leadville, you will find the colossal molybdenum mine of Climax atop Fremont Pass. The pass is at 11,318 feet/3450 meters high and the mine...
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mtncorg
Feb 16, 2010

TENNESSEE PASS NORDIC CENTER AND COOKHOUSE

Located at the west end of the Ski Cooper parking lot is the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center and Cookhouse. Here you can rent equipment or set out with your own on some 25 km of groomed trails through...
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mtncorg
Feb 16, 2010

SKI COOPER

Ski Cooper was established as part of the training facilities for nearby Camp Hale where troops of the 10th Mountain Division - among others - were based. Following WWII, Ski Cooper was opened as a...
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mtncorg
Feb 16, 2010
 
 
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99TH INFANTRY BATTALION (SEPARATE) - THE VIKINGS

The 99th Infantry Battalion (Separate) was composed of Norwegians and Americans of Norwegian ancestry who had an ability to speak Norwegian - it was also hoped they already knew how to ski. The 99th...
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mtncorg
Feb 16, 2010

10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION MEMORIAL

The 10th Mountain Division was formed in 1943 as the only division-sized unit in the American Army to fight in harsh weather and terrain conditions. The first units trained on the slopes of Mt Rainier...
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mtncorg
Feb 16, 2010

drink the many craft brews of Colorado

Colorado has been at the forefront of the craft brewing revolution since the mid-80s and many of the originals are still going strong like Rockies Brewing just outside of Boulder. It was state's first...
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richiecdisc
Dec 23, 2009

Great American Beer Festival

The Great American Beer Festival is the most prestigious of beer awards in the United States. It is also the longest running with its inception of 1982 and runs for three days, generally the last...
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richiecdisc
Dec 23, 2009

Colorado Disc Golf

Disc Golf is a sport played much life ball golf. Instead of holes, there are chained baskets. Trees and water hazards work the same way. Instead of a ball and club, you throw flying discs which are...
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richiecdisc
Dec 23, 2009

Visit a Gold Mine

The Country Boy Mine was a real working mine about a hundred years ago. Today you can take a tour deep inside the mine - but remember the constant tempature underground year around is about 58...
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JREllison
Aug 09, 2008

Hummer Tours of the Back Countery

Lakota Guides will pick you up at your condo or hotel in a Hummer or Jeep and head into the back country between Wolcott and Steamboat Springs. We ended up on a ridge near Muddy Pass where we viewed a...
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JREllison
Aug 09, 2008

Cowboy dinner at the 4 Eagles Ranch

"Just west of Vail and Beaver Creek, in a private valley far removed from the fast pace of today’s world, lies a piece of “Genuine Colorado”... I grew up in the West and swore that I would never visit...
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JREllison
Aug 09, 2008

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650 15th Street, Denver, Colorado, 80202, United States
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1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80906, United States
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419 Garfield Street, PO Box 1286, Grand Lake, Colorado, 80447, 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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"COLORADO - CHAMPAGNE POWDERLANDS?"
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"Welcome to America's Playground!"
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"A Gallop Through Colorado"
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"The highest state in the nation"
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