Colorado Tourism Office
Colorado is looking to agricultural tourism to boost rural economies.
A recent ad campaign by the Colorado Tourism Office has paid off in a big way.
Images from the massive wildfires in Colorado have been broadcast on TVs all around the world. Many are hoping to lure those visitors who may have decided to skip Colorado during their vacation planning.
Colorado’s summer travel season officially kicked off on Tuesday and tourism leaders celebrated the occasion at the state Capitol.
State tourism leaders spent Monday at the Capitol. Their goal is to educate lawmakers about the importance of tourism in Colorado and the benefits it provides to state revenue.
With skiers staying away from Colorado resorts in droves this year, the Colorado Tourism Office took a largely unprecedented step Sunday and ran a full-page ad in the New York Times proclaiming that snow had arrived in the state.
A new report estimates a record 55.1 million people visited Colorado last year, representing a 6.1 percent increase from 2009.