The Mile High City


Denver serves as the gateway to all that Colorado offers.



The city and county of Denver, the capital and largest city in Colorado, offers excitement at high altitudes.  Against the backdrop of the breathtaking Rocky Mountains, Denver garners 300 days of annual sunshine and provides year around adventure for residents and visitors alike. 

During the winter months, nearby world-class skiing beckons.  Summer brings mountain climbing, hiking and wildlife viewing at nearby national and state parks, including Rocky Mountain National Park.  And all year long Denver offers endless shopping, great cuisine, theme parks, arts and culture, sporting events and exciting nightlife.

For visitors, Denver's top attractions include Buffalo Bill's Grave and Museum, the Colorado Railroad Museum, the State Capital, the Denver Zoo and the Denver Art Museum.

In addition, don't forget to enjoy a day watching one of Denver's professional sports teams.

Denver International Airport is the fifth busiest airport in the United States in terms of traffic, offering an easy gateway to the Rockies for those who choose to fly into the state.

So make your plans to visit Denver this year!