Colorado: The Best Of My Home State
Collected by Erin Bogar, AFAR Local Expert
Hike, bike, or ride at your leisure up through Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes Colorado. For photographers, I recommend taking Trail Ridge Road for its vast opportunity to stop off and take pictures of beautiful views. The trip begins in the...
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487, USA
My last few weekend snowshoe and snow hiking adventures had required drives to get to the trailhead and today I was hoping to walk out my front door in downtown Steamboat Springs and use the river trail in town to connect to the start of a new...
4600 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80216, USA
The Denver March Powwow is a three-day event in the Denver Coliseum and is one of the largest gatherings of its kind in the country. This year, the 40th annual Powwow will be held March 21-23, 2014, and will feature over 1,600 dancers representing...
900 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302, USA
The 201-room St Julien was built in 2005 for $36 million. It was the first new hotel built in downtown Boulder in almost 100 years and is the only modern luxury hotel in town. The spacious St Julien lobby converts into a dining room, jazz club,...
6975 Howard St, Green Mountain Falls, CO 80819, USA
Don’t expect butlers, room service, or even a receptionist at this six-room lodge set at nearly 7,800 feet in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains. Owner Christian Keesee vacationed in Green Mountain Falls as a kid. When the New York–based...