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Is the capital of Denver, a population of about 599 thousand, for the
Colorado state politics, trade, financial and manufacturing center. At an
altitude of a mile high, it is also called a mile high city ". Colorado Springs
(Springs) is a United States Air Force officer school. Larger cities have
(Aurora) and (Lakewood).
Colorado - the United States "the heart of the west", located in the west of the
United States in the hinterland, east of the Rocky Mountains, four seasons here,
the scenery is pleasant. The Alps is dotted with lakes, dreamy, national and
state parks in the rare wild animals, let you enjoy the natural treasure; retro
vintage train carrying you browse the charming scenery; National Park, the
United States of the first peak, giant sand dune and State Park familiar,
popular with tourists love. The most well-known Vail and Aspen skiing field is
its unique geographical advantage, almost supernatural attraction, let countless
ski lovers cherished. Dude ranch, cowboy town, natural hot springs spa,
vineyards, brewery, features a bar, attracting numerous guests from afar.
1 Mountain Rocky National Park
By Denver drove to the northwest driving less than an hour is the famous Rocky
Mountain National Park (Rocky Mountain National Park). Is located in the park
Evans mountain (Mount Evans) is the first peak, 43.4 meters above sea level,
winding mountain road, trail ridge road is the highest road in the United
States. Walk along the mountain road, from time to time to see the clear, such
as the mirror of the alpine lake, and even the presence of rare animals. Elk,
bighorn sheep, moose and black vultures, there may appear in your side. Park
East Gate of Estes Parker will provide quality accommodation for every visitor.
2 Canyon Black of Gunnison National Park
Southwestern Colorado managed within the Black Canyon National Park, the world
famous Black Canyon width of less than 335 meters, depth of 882 meters, Wei
spectacular. This accommodation is also very convenient, West Montrose, east of
3 Verde Mesa National Park
Presence in the southwestern part of the Mesa Verde National Park is a world
heritage within its jurisdiction about 4000 precious archaeological sites,
including only by climbing the ladder to enter the caves on the cliff. Visitors
to the visit from April to October, you can live in the local "Vision Hotel",
where food is very famous.
4 sand great Dunes National Park
Central and southern Great Sand Dunes National Park and natural protection zone
of mega dunes 213 meters high and stretches 80 kilometers, people can walk
freely in the dunes, or slipping small sand road, a dive to the mound bottom of
5 Fossil Florissant Beds National Monument
Like dinosaur fossil and friends not to miss the northwestern Dinosaur National
Memorial Hall, in the middle of the Florissant Fossil Museum and is located in
the southeastern part of the Comanche national grassland. There is North
America's largest dinosaur footprint sites. Located near Grand Junction Colorado
National Monument, grotesque rock but I do not know where it comes from, has the
mystery of the world geography difficult.
Culture and education: Colorado public education, culture is more developed, the
State University in energy, mining, environmental protection, biotechnology,
pharmacology, genetics, new materials, aerospace, meteorology, telecommunication
and computer field research is the world leading level. Currently there are
Colorado mining college, Colorado State University, University of Colorado and
other 8 well-known colleges and universities, 81 colleges and universities, more
than 1 thousand and 771 public schools and 499 private schools, students 86.
University of International Relations, University of Denver with the United
States and China cooperation center.
Colorado is a cultural and historical center, with rich tourism resources,
winter is a ski resort, summer is a good place for climbers. Rocky Mountain
National Park and May Shar Di National Park is the state's most popular
attractions. The Olympic training center in Colorado, a "Denver post" and "Rocky
Mountain News newspaper".