Colorado Scenery

Colorado scenery is the reason we live here and people from all over the world come to visit. Check out our ever expanding photo gallery and share your own stories and photos with us at the bottom of the page!

If you are looking for dramatic mountains, waterfalls, deep canyons and open valleys filled with wildlife, Colorado scenery will do more than satisfy. The Rocky Mountains are the heart and soul of the scenery here but there is another world of desert and plains that is pleasing to the eyes as well.

If you do not know where to begin looking for scenery, consider a trip down one of the many scenic byways or explore a National Park. We have yet to find a place in Colorado where the landscape is not appealing to us. The scenery always seems to posess some element of wildness and the open space is wonderful.

Our Favorite Views

  • Engineer Lookout-Located off the Alpine Loop near Lake City the lookout has panoramic views of teh San Juan Mountains. 4wd is recommended.
  • Trail Ridge Road-Located in Rocky Mountain National Park this drive has some of the best views in the entire state. It is also common to see wildlife.
  • Cottonwood Pass-Located in the West Elk Mountain Range the views are incredible at 12,126'.
  • Garden of the Gods-Located in Colorado Springs take a short hike and enjoy the views of sandstone rock formation carved by wind and water.
  • Black Canyon Views-There are many great views of the canyon. Stop off at the North or South Rim overlooks for spectacular scenery.

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