Things to Do
Colorado offers so many beautiful and relaxing attractions for all of it's residents and visitors to enjoy. Check out some of the highlights below.
Denver - The capital and largest city in Colorado, Denver is one of America’s most underrated travel destinations. It has vibrant arts and culture scenes, a great selection of restaurants, dozens of festivals and some of the best sports in the west.
Places to visit:
Visit the Colorado State Capitol Building.
Take a tour of the Coors Brewery.
Stop and smell the roses at the Denver Botanical Gardens.
Garden of the Gods
Garden Of The Gods - Colorado Springs
Garden of the Gods is quite literally one of the most stunning natural areas in the whole of Colorado, if not the entire United States. There are all sorts of famous spots to catch a glimpse of the breathtaking landscape here, from the North Cheyenne Canyon to the Helen Hunt Falls.
Aspen - Although it's most commonly associated with skiing, Aspen is a year-round destination that can be enjoyed by skiers or non-skiers. Restaurants and stores line the streets, many of which look up to the ski runs on the edge of town.
Aspen also makes for a nice getaway from Denver, just over three hours away. The town has no shortage of luxury hotels, and dining options are plentiful. If you don't want to stay here, you can day trip from nearby Glenwood Springs, another popular destination in the area.
Mountain Biking Trails Near Fruita
The mountain biking trails around Fruita are some of the best trails in the state. Most notably are the 18 Road Trails, with the infamous Zippity Do Da trail, and the Kokopelli Loops. This is desert terrain, with trails that run along the tops of ridges and everywhere in between or alongside cliff ledges with views over the Colorado River.