Colorado is one of the the U.S state. It’s the 22nd state with the most population of the United States. The population of Colorado was 5,355,866 on July 1st, 2014. Name of this state was on the name of Colorado River. Denver is the capital of Colorado and the city with most population. A state with mountains and green planes. It has the world most beautiful building the STRATER hotel. There are many amazing things about Colorado like river, mountains, museum, and parks and so on but we will discuss the top 10 best things about this state. Let’s have a look on them.
10. Rocky Mountain National Park
This park is the beautiful one and it contains mountains, lakes and a lot of variety of wild life. This park offers hiking, climbing, fishing, horse riding and snowshoeing. It looks more beautiful in spring season and even more beautiful in the autumn season. This parks covers 415 square miles of area consisting of mountains and lakes. This is the beautiful place of natural beauty.
9. Elitch Gardens Theme Park
This park is actually two in one. One with the rides and the other is the water park. Concerts and family gatherings are also celebrated there. In rides it is having kid’s rides, family rides, thrill rides and a lot more. And if you want to get rid of hot season Water Park is there for you.
8. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
The one and only mountain zoo in the country is Cheyenne mountain zoo. You can see the flocks of Giraffe here and like all other zoo it has a wide range of animals there. But you can enjoy more there because the zoo is on mountain giving a captivating view.
7. Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve
It has largest dunes in it, even some of the Dunes is 650 Ft high. The largest dune is in North America and its height is 750. It’s a perfect place for enjoying your vacations as it is having a lot of fun with hiking, sand flaking and wildlife view.
6. Maroon Bells
Most photographed peaks of the North America is Maroon Bells. Its peaks are surrounded by Maroon Lake and wildflowers. One doesn’t need to pay for the view if it is viewed it by hiking, biking, and rollerblading. Its peaks are as high as 14000 feet to 18000plus. Lovely place for nature lovers.
5. Denever Museum of Nature and Science
Almost more than 100 years it is the spot of attraction. There you can enjoy theatre, educational films and lot more. You can even touch the real fossils during your visit there. You can also enjoy exhibition of culture, gems, wildlife and early history.
4. Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
Lovely place for those who love old things as it is having oldest rocks in it. About two million years Gunnison River create vertical attraction. You can enjoy hiking there along with the old time beauty.
3. Vail Ski Resort
Very much known about top ski resort in the North America. A beautiful place for skiing with the gorgeous beauty of mountains. It is famous for its blue sky and wall straddling. If you want to learn skiing then this is the school for you.
2. Mese Verde National Park
Meaning of its name is green table. It was working between 600 and 1300 AD and one can see 5000 archaeological sites within this park. One can enjoy skiing and snowshoeing in this park in winters to amuse oneself.
1. Garden of Gods
In the summer people from 60 countries come there. It covers 1367 acres. It has landmarks and rock formations which are the reward of 300 million years of geological history. When you enter the park you will get snacks, maps and other information about the park.
Colorado is the beautiful state and all these best things about it enhance its beauty and make it more attractive for tourists and visitors. It is beautiful state with gorgeous natural beauty and stunning buildings.