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Colorado Tourism

Bowled Over by Boulder: Part One of a Series

Sally Fay | Posted 03.04.2014 | Denver
Sally Fay

Is there a cosmic Bubble around Boulder or is it some sort of American Shangri-La?

LOOK: This Could Be Our New State Logo

The Boulder Daily Camera | Alicia Wallace | Posted 09.18.2013 | Denver

Making Colorado, the new branding initiative for the state of Colorado, on Wednesday gave the first glimpses of logos and slogans that could eventuall...

Royal Gorge Bridge Intact

Posted 06.13.2013 | Denver

Though the Royal Gorge Fire has been wrecking untold havoc across an estimated 3,800 acres, the historic Royal Gorge Bridge reportedly remains intact....

PHOTOS: Ice Castle At Steamboat Looks Out Of Fairytale

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver

Coloradans are lamenting the setting in of the bitter cold weather without any deep powder to play in, but there is a silver lining in Steamboat Sprin...

On the Edge of the Fiscal Cliff

Caitlin Cattelino | Posted 02.20.2013 | Denver
Caitlin Cattelino

We've all heard of the fiscal cliff, but what you may not know is that these cuts, scheduled to take effect in early January 2013, will also hurt America's wildlife.

PHOTOS: Touring Colorado's 'Ghost' Towns

Paul Brady | Posted 01.02.2013 | Travel
Paul Brady

My goal was to visit a number of ghost towns and the ruins of long-shuttered mines, abandoned after the boom and bust cycles that have touched the extreme elevations of the state since the end of the Civil War. But truly deserted corners were harder to find than I expected -- and instead I found monuments to the iron will of the people who dared to settle some of the highest peaks on our continent.

Taking Our Message to Capitol Hill

Caitlin Cattelino | Posted 06.18.2012 | Denver
Caitlin Cattelino

Without sufficient funding, national wildlife refuges in Colorado may not be able to continue protecting wildlife, which would, in turn, hurt local economies.

Fruita's 'WTF' Sticker Does Not Produce LOLs In City Council

Posted 02.22.2012 | Denver

In an attempt to encourage tourism to the Colorado city of Fruita, a new sticker campaign was launched using the acronym WTF, which in this case means...

Weekend Agenda: Common, Snow Sculpture & Comedy

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 03.26.2012 | Denver

Clear your calendars, Denver, we've got a weekend chock-full of music and arts. Here's our rundown of the can't-miss events around town and beyond: ...

PHOTOS: The Silverthorne Ice Castle Must Be Seen To Be Believed

Posted 01.04.2012 | Denver

Skiers in Colorado are lamenting the lack of deep powder, but Brent Christensen doesn't mind. Though a bit of snow might help, the ice castle he is c...

Despite Record Low Snowpack, Resorts Are Still Packing Them In

Posted 12.30.2011 | Denver

The 2010-2011 season saw record snowfall, but 2011-2012 is off to an alarmingly slow start. The Denver Post reports that throughout the state, snowpac...

Report: Cycling Challenge Kicks Colo. Tourism Into High Gear

Posted 12.18.2011 | Denver

The inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge may have rolled out of Colorado in late August, but the race's economic impacts have stuck around. Accord...

Major Report: Colorado Tourism On The Upswing

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.16.2011 | Denver

The Colorado Tourism Office's yearly study of Colorado's travel and tourism market, conducted by Longwoods International, was released yesterday. Aft...

Udall's Bill Enabling Ski-Area Summer Activities Moves To Full Vote

Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Sen. Mark Udall's bill to promote year-round recreation at ski areas cleared a critical committee vote late last week and is headed to a vote of the f...

Fun Facts on Colorado Tourism

Nancy Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nancy Clark

International travel is up in 2010, but where are the Baby Boomers headed?

Colorado Tourism Office To Offer Free Winter In The Mountains To "Snow Virgins"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The Colorado Tourism Office is cooking up yet another scheme to boost the struggling tourism economy this winter. The AP reports: Three lucky pe...