Welcome to Colorado
Welcome to snowy Colorado! On this webpage you will learn all about the beautiful state of Colorado. Look below to learn about historical landmarks, physical features, popular attractions, and food!
Colorado is 1,469 miles away from Atlanta. Can you believe that it takes as long as 22 hours and 49 minutes to get to Denver, Colorado, from Atlanta!Make sure you have a full tank of gas, because it will be a long ride.
In April the average temperature is 81.F. In this pleasant weather, you would be comfortable wearing shorts and a t-shirt or pants and a t-shirt.
Bent's Fort Nation Historical Site is where William Charles Bent started to become involved in the Mexican and Indian trade. In the 1820's it used to be a fur trading center and the main point of meeting between white settlers and Indians. It became the military base for the conquest of New Mexico
This restaurant, with its fascinating architecture, started from humble beginnings. Every item is prepared fresh, daily, from original Mexican home style recipes. As its name makes you think, it offers truly delicious food.
Rifle Falls has magnificent waterfalls. Can you believe that it has triple waterfalls of seventy feet! They flow over a dam. Rifle Falls are part of the Rifle Falls State Park situated in Northwestern Colorado.
Pikes Peak is the most visited mountain in North America and the second most visited mountain in the world. Isn't that amazing! It came to symbolize the Gold Rush of 1859. It was named after Captain Zebulon Pike. He explored the area in 1806. He saw a beautiful "blue mountain," which is today know as Pikes Peak. From this picture, you can see the magnificent scenery.