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Rocky Mountains, Colorado

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#27 of 142 in Nature in Colorado
Experience the alpine climate in the Rocky Mountains. Test your mountaineering skills by hiking on 560 km (350 mi) of trails. The region includes easy, paved hiking trails, moderate dirt trails for hiking and biking, and moutaineering trails for serious backpackers and climbers. You can fish in a variety of lakes and streams, or try rafting for an adrenaline rush. The area is known for the mountain scenery, meadows, and wildlife--including elk, bears, pikas, and marmots. You can also go horseback riding, kayaking, or mountain biking. For Rocky Mountains and beyond, use our New Castle trip maker to get the most from your New Castle vacation.
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  • Just an absolute beautiful National Park. The wildlife and natural beauty of the mountains are just incredible. Be sure to take the road all the way to the top to see the incredible views. The wooden ...  more »
  • There's just so much to see. You could spend all day here and still not scratch the surface. I plan on going back very soon. Take a good camera...the views are awesome!  more »
  • We went at november and it was awesome. First time in the snow for us. Great experience! The employees at the visitor center were really nice and welcoming.  more »

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