Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve (credit: CBS)

Top National Parks & Monuments In Colorado

Colorado has four beautiful national parks to explore plus many other national monuments and other amazing places to visit. Here are some of the must-see spots in Colorado for your next family vacation.

03/14/2015

The USA Pro Challenge peloton rides through Big Thompson Canyon during Stage 6 on Aug. 24, 2013, in Loveland. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Top 5 Most Awesome Sections Of This Year’s USA Pro Challenge Route

This will be the fourth year of the USA Pro Challenge, and race continues boast an impressive group of elite pro racers and a punishing overall elevation gain.

08/11/2014

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National Parks To Waive Entrance Fees On MLK Day

Entrance fees are being waived at several national parks and monuments in Colorado on Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

01/18/2014

Bent's Fort (credit: Jason Hussong)

Guide To Colorado’s National Monuments And Historic Sites

Before and during the westward expansion of the country, a lot of important and significant events occurred that helped shape the state of Colorado. A host of scenic national monuments, historic sites and trails are now protected, just like Colorado’s four great national parks, to preserve their importance and natural beauty.

CBS Denver–06/08/2011

Rocky Mountain National Park (credit: Kyle Patterson)

Free Entry To National Parks For MLK Jr. Weekend

Admission is free this weekend at national parks, including eight national parks and monuments in Colorado.

01/14/2011