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Rocky Mountains, Colorado

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#21 of 137 in Nature in Colorado
Mountain Geologic Formation
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. Put Rocky Mountains on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our New Castle itinerary builder.
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