Welcome to Northern Rockies!
A paradise for the outdoor enthusiast, Colorado
Northern Rockies attract a host of adventure-seeking travelers. The area is
home to several world-class ski resorts, including Aspen
, each with accommodations to suit a range of budgets. Aspen hosts
a number of festivals, including the famous Aspen
Music Festival Summer Season
, which takes place from mid-June to mid-August.
In the summer, the snow melts to reveal a plethora of wildflowers, and hikers
are eager to take in the region's rugged beauty on miles of trails. BreckenridgeThe
area's eastern boundary extends into Rocky
Mountain National Park
, a popular spot for camping, hiking and cross-country
skiing. For a bit of education, visit Cozens
Ranch and Stage Stop Museum
outside of Winter
, where local history comes to life through several exhibits, a historic
homestead and a replica stagecoach. Another destination of note is the Independence
, an historic mining town just southeast of Aspen.