29 Reason Why We Love Colorado

To celebrate Colorado’s 138th birthday we though we would put together a list of reasons why Colorado is so special to all of us. This list is in no particular order but if one thing is for certain. ‘Tis a privilege to live in Colorado!

29. The unexplainable beauty.

28. The hidden gems.

(Photo by Cory Vanzant)

27. The Festivals

26. The adventures.

(Photo by Lori Smith)

25. The rugged beauty

(Photo by Carrie Blanco-Kepler)

24. The sunrises

(Photo by Christina Gomez)

23. And the sunsets.


22. The off road excursions.

(Photo by Eli Chavez)

21. The fishing trips.

(Photo by Tyler Hess)

20. The journeys.

(Photo by Michelle Tryon)

19. The Grub

18. The amazing views you may stumble upon.

(Photo by Norma Mascorro Keyser)

17. The Sports.

(Photo by Summer Dye)

16. Summer days at the reservoirs.

(Photo by Cheyne Fiesthumel)

15. The Brew.

14. The Canyons

13. The National Parks

12. More hidden gems.

(Photo by Steve Berglund)

11. Kicking back on top of the world.

(Photo by Lauren Corray-Smith)

10. Days at the Lake

(Photo by Iris Foster)

9. Taking the scenic routes home.

8. Doing things we though we couldn’t do.

(Photo by Rick Scadden)

7. The camping trips.

6. The Rocks.

5. The homies.

4. The fresh powder.

3. Can’t forget the four wheelers!

(Photo by Adam Morris)

2. The Majestic Peaks

(Photo by Colorado Josh | Fine Art Photography) Prints available here: http://bit.ly/1nl0ihq

1. Because home is where the heart is.

(Photo by David Gillette Photography)  


Adam Morris
Adam Morris

Lorraine Burkey Morris Randy Morris Ryan Morris #3

Maria Somes
Maria Somes

Thanks for information on flag .Interesting

Julian Castro
Julian Castro

What about the flag? Best flag in the Union. Red for Colorado. Yellow for sunshine. White for the mountains. And Blue for the Rivers that deliver water to the rest of the country.

Tara L Daniels
Tara L Daniels

Home sick for sure now, Looking forward to the day I move back home :-)


By far the most beautiful scenery of any state I've lived in, but c'mon... the Broncos should be #1!

Angela M Gallegos Lovato
Angela M Gallegos Lovato

The only state where you can have all four seasons in one day!! I love my state-Colorado!!

Elizabeth Gabriel
Elizabeth Gabriel

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you for having the guts to show the Avs, since they were the first to bring home a Championship! Waiting for this year Colorado Avalanche!

Lisa Baldwin
Lisa Baldwin

Love it !! BUT..... it should have been the Broncos!

Erica Garner
Erica Garner

#1 is REALLY the BRONCOS #unitedinorange

Geoff Rey
Geoff Rey

yea only one reason for me... It's just beautiful...