In the middle of Summer there is nothing better to do than cool off by taking a float down the Poudre River. Check out our advice on where to go including the best times of year to tube and handy maps showing where to get in and out of the river.
Massive mountain peaks are what Rocky Mountain National Park is known for, but alpine flowers, clear lakes, mountain rivers and streams, and impressive forests are all part of the magic. The amazing wildlife is one of the biggest reasons that over 3 million people visit the park every year.
The Denver Zoo is a fun day for the entire family. The Zoo is open every day of the year, is home to nearly 4,000 animals representing 700 species including the incredibly rare okapi, red-bellied lemur, Amur leopard, black rhino and Siberian tiger. Read more from our Colorado Trip Advice Guide.
Featured Trip Destination: Water World Location: Denver, CO (Map)
Cost Per Person: About $50 Per Person Age Range: All Ages Trip Time: 1-2 Days Looking for something entertaining to do when it's blazing hot outside in Colorado, but don't have a lot of time or want to spend a ton...