Cities in Colorado
Nicknamed 'The Centennial State', Colorado is located in southern Rocky Mountains in the western United States. Eighth largest by area, the state is famous for natural assets, winter recreational activities, and diverse culinary scene.
Denver, the Mile-High City, is the state capital. Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, Downtown Aquarium, Elitch Gardens Amusement Park, and Molly Brown House are major tourist attractions in the city.
Colorado Springs lies near the base of the soaring Pikes Peak. The city of Aurora is mostly suburban in character. Fort Collins is a midsize city and is home to Colorado State University. Lakewood lies immediately west of Denver. Famous for outdoor sports, Boulder houses the main campus of the University of Colorado. Pueblo hosts Colorado's largest single event, the Colorado State Fair, held annually in summer.
Biggest Cities Colorado, United States
Getting In and Around
Denver International Airport (DEN) is the busiest airport in Colorado. Amtrak's California Zephyr and Southwest Chief pass through major cities in Colorado. Major interstate highways in Colorado are I-25, I-70, and I-76.
Last Updated on: May 11, 2017
List of Cities and Towns in Colorado