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Ski Resorts in the Vicinity of Denver

If you are a fan of winter sports, then you can visit one of the ski resorts located near Denver in the cold season of the year. There are many of them here. For example, there are 116 trails in Keystone. They have different levels of difficulty. You will go skiing at night and do snowboarding here. You can also ride down the slope on a board in Breckenridge. However, Aspen is Colorado's most popular resort. If you choose it, you will visit 4 large ski areas. 320 ski runs are equipped here. You will also see famous people who prefer to relax in this resort.
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Climb to the Top of Mount Evans

You can go hiking around Denver and climb Mount Evans in the warm months. It is located 60 kilometers from the city. The mountain has a height of 4348 meters. The observation deck is equipped at its top. A magnificent view opens here. You will pay $10 and walk along the paved road. It is open from the end of May to November. You will admire the mountain landscape. Keep in mind that you can't walk or run fast here. This is due to the fact that you may experience shortness of breath, dizziness or fainting.
The higher you go, the less oxygen is in the air. The level of atmospheric pressure is reduced compared to that on the plain. Don't forget to take warm clothes with you. It is much colder at the top of Evans than at its foot. You will make a stop at Lake Eco during your trip. You can go fishing and skiing here. After that, you will continue on your way. You will meet mountain sheep and goats near the top of the mountain. After you reach the observation deck, you will see the mountains and the far flatland, as well as Denver. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Visit the Balloon Festival

Come to Chatfield State Park in August. It is located in the suburbs of Denver. You will visit the balloon festival here. You will see 70 hot air balloons rising into the sky. You will also admire the car procession. However, you will get the most unforgettable experience when you become a passenger of one of the balloons. You will see the Rocky Mountains from a great height.

Exciting Rafting in Denver

You can go rafting on the Colorado River west of Denver. Entertainment will take 3 hours. It costs $68. It will be better to apply in advance. You can rent a boat, wetsuit and waterproof shoes. You will be taken to the starting point at 8 o'clock in the morning. An instructor will accompany you. He'll help you if you need his help. The van will go along the coast. Its driver will take pictures of you. You have to overcome many rapids and admire the beauty of the landscape. You will see wild beaches, dark caves, sheer cliffs, and majestic cliffs while rafting down the river.
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Have Fun by Climbing

Denver is surrounded by mountains. This is why rock climbing is very popular here. You will get the necessary equipment in any city sports goods store. After that, you will go to conquer the peaks. They are located in the Rocky Mountains state reserve. If you are just going to learn rock climbing, you will meet experienced instructors at the foot of the famous peaks. You'll hire one of them. However, if you are an experienced climber, then try to conquer the mountain Longs Peak. Its height is 4345 meters. It is located in the western part of the Rocky Mountains. It is famous for the fact that it is difficult to conquer it even for professional climbers.

Take a Trip to Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs is located a 1-hour drive from Denver. You will go here for a 10-hour tour. It costs $250. You can look at the huge red stones. You will visit the drinking mineral springs and the Indian Cliff Dwellings Museum. You will also take the cable car up. It is located above the only North American Mountain Zoo. You will visit the city observation deck and walk over the suspension bridge. It is hung over the precipice of the gorge.
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