Eat

The Buckhorn Exchange

The Buckhorn Exchange doubles as a museum and National Historic Landmark. In addition to offering premium beef, buffalo, elk, chicken and pork dishes, the Buckhorn also offers exotic appetizers such as rattlesnake and Rocky Mountain oysters.

1000 Osage St
Denver, CO

Eat

Casa Bonita

Casa Bonita isn’t just a restaurant; it’s a family entertainment and dining center. Known for their sopapillas and in-house cliff divers, Casa Bonita embraces a Mexican-Aztec aesthetic.

6715 W Colfax Ave
Lakewood, CO 80214

See & Do

Chimney Gulch Trail

Featuring various grades of trails, Chimney Gulch is great for beginners as well as advanced horseback riders who are looking for a leisurely jaunt. The trail is surrounded by dense forest and scenic views of the Rocky Mountains.

Golden, CO 80401

Getting There

Denver International Airport

Located on the outskirts of Denver, Denver International is known for its modern art and design, including the controversial blue mustang statue greeting incoming and outgoing travelers.

8500 Pena Blvd
Denver, CO 80249

See & Do

Paragliding off Lookout Mountain

There is no better way to take in the Rocky Mountains than by jumping off of them. Lookout Mountain is nestled at the bottom of Mount Zion in Golden, CO, and is an ideal launch point since it is so easily accessible.

910 Colorow Rd
Golden, CO 80401

Sleep

The Stanley Hotel

The Stanley Hotel, which serves as the inspiration for Stephen King’s The Shining, is a destination for both those intrigued by the paranormal and those who are looking for a luxurious stay in one of the most beautiful parts of the Rockies.

333 E Wonderview Ave
Estes Park, CO 80517

See & Do

U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs

The U.S. Olympic Complex is the flagship training center for the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Olympic Training Center Programs. Located in Colorado Springs, athletes train year round for Olympic and Paralympics events.

1 Olympic Plaza
Colorado Springs, CO

See & Do

Woodward at Copper

Woodward at Copper is one of the most unique training programs in the world. Whether it’s spring, winter, summer or fall, the facility is available as a practice area for winter and summer extreme sports.

0505 Copper Rd
Copper Mtn, CO