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Great Numbers Show Denver Not Just A Gateway To The Rockies For Tourists

New numbers show people all across the country love the city of Denver. Tourism to the Mile High City and surrounding areas set a new record last year with more than 14 million visitors.

06/18/2014

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Ouray Needs More Tourists To Stay On The Road To Recovery

After declaring an economic disaster leaders in one Colorado town are saying they’re on the road to recovery, as long as tourists keep visiting.

05/19/2014

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Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

05/09/2014

A boat tour offers a closer view of the Black Canyon. (credit: CBS)

Study: National Park Visits In Colorado Generate Big Economic Benefits

Every dollar invested in Colorado’s national parks generates $10 in return. That’s the finding of a survey looking at 2012 tourism numbers.

03/04/2014

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Colorado Setting The Bar In Tourism Gains

The country as a whole is currently seeing modest gains in tourism but Colorado is the state that’s setting the bar high.

02/25/2014

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Arizona Refusing To Learn Lessons From Colorado‚Äôs Dance With Discrimination

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer will ultimately decide, with either her veto or signature, if Arizona becomes the hate state of the 21st Century.

02/25/2014

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State Pot Regulators Agree Things Are Running Smoothly

State marijuana regulators and professors agree that things are going relatively well in the new business of legal pot.

02/11/2014

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Pot Tour Operator Opens For Business This Weekend

Tourism is booming in Colorado under the state’s new marijuana laws, and a new type of entrepreneur is profiting from it.

01/24/2014

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Legal Pot Sales Begin Amid Uncertainty In Colorado

As Colorado prepares to be the first in the nation to allow recreational pot sales, opening Jan. 1, hopeful retailers like Andy Williams are investing their fortunes into the legal recreational pot world.

12/29/2013

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Resort Towns Get Good Tax News For Summer Months

There is some very welcome tax news for Colorado’s high country as visitors are returning to destinations like Breckenridge and Vail in the summer and they’re spending more money.

10/28/2013

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