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Colorado Getaways

Women working for the Women's Bean Project (credit: CBS)

Struggling Women Rebuild Lives 1 Bean At A Time

The Women’s Bean Project is designed to help struggling women get back on their feet. CBS4 reported earlier this summer just how many need that help.

08/10/2011

Family ties run deep in the modern art movement from Zimbabwe that produces world-renowned stone figures. (credit: CBS)

Watch Aug. 6 Colorado Getaways Video

On the Aug. 6 episode of Colorado Getaways you’ll tag along on a climb with a famous family of mountaineers. The Chapungu sculpture garden and inn-to-inn hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park are also featured.

08/06/2011

Water World (credit: CBS)

Water World Always Adding New Attractions

These are the days to get out and enjoy the Colorado sunshine, and do it in a way that’s both warm and refreshing at the same time.

08/01/2011

Canoeing on the Gunnison River (credit: CBS)

Watch July 30 Colorado Getaways Video

On the July 30 episode of Colorado Getaways you’ll get to experience a guided canoe trip on the Gunnison River. The Salida Whitewater Park, Water World, Colorado Gator Farm and Downtown Aquarium are also featured.

07/30/2011

The Girl Scouts on the Gunnison River (credit: CBS)

Girl Scouts Find Water Still Running Strong On The Gunnison River

Colorado waterways are still running pretty strong, even this late in the summer. A group of Girl Scouts and some of their parents were kind enough to let a CBS4 crew tag along for a day in a canoe.

07/30/2011

Jim Garling sings on the train (credit: CBS)

Rio Grande Scenic Railroad Offers Scenery, Music

The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad leaves from two locations — from Alamosa in the San Luis Valley — and in La Veta. Some say it’s the most unique railroad anywhere in the state.

07/27/2011

CBS4 Critic at Large Greg Moody says visiting Lakeside will make everyone smile this big. (credit: CBS)

100 Year Old Tradition In Metro Area Fun For Entire Family

Lakeside Amusement Park is a place many have driven past, and maybe even visited.

07/26/2011

Alpine slide at Breckenridge (credit: CBS)

Watch July 23 Colorado Getaways Video

On the July 23 episode of Colorado Getaways you’ll find out lots more about the fun to be had at Breckenridge in the summer months. Plus, there’s a model train in Greeley and a carousel in Nederland you won’t want to miss.

07/23/2011

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Greeley Freight Station Museum Features Huge Model

When you walk in the doors of the Greeley Freight Station Museum you will not believe your eyes.

07/22/2011

The Carousel of Happiness in Nederland (credit: CBS)

Carousel In Nederland A Hit With Visitors

In the center of the mountain town of Nederland sits the Carousel of Happiness, the state’s newest carousel.

07/22/2011

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