Colorado

Information about other cities in Colorado including real estate updates, home improvement and other tips.

Found 156 blog entries about Colorado.

Work in Ft. Collins but have a meeting in Colorado Springs? Want to hit the slopes from Boulder to Vail within minutes? The dreams of Front Range commuters may be realized in the near future. 

Congratulations, Rocky Mountain Team!

The Rocky Mountain Team from the Colorado Department of Transportation and supporting partners (including engineering firm AECOM) have recently become one of ten finalists in the HyperLoop One competition. The hope is to reduce road congestion by adding a new mode of transportation called the Hyperloop. . 

CDOT Executive Director Drives in Colorado Traffic Too

The need for multiple modes of transportation is recognized by Shailen Bhatt, the executive director of CDOT. As the feasibility study of the Hyperloop

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Interest rates are down and the value of homes in Boulder are steadily rising. If you are looking to make a change, now is a great time to buy or sell. Times have changed, the holiday season is no longer the real estate dead zone. Here is why.

1. The School Year Doesn’t Rule Everyone

With more young professionals entering the market and a hefty number of baby boomers buying and selling, there are plenty of homebuyers who are not buying and selling around school schedules. 

2.  Motivated Sellers

Selling a home over the holidays isn’t always a choice. A seller motivated by a status change, job transfer or financial reasons means you could get a bigger bang for your buck. Since first time home buyers won’t need to sell a home first, they are

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Boulder

Munson Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31, 9am-6:30pm – 7355 Valmont Rd, Boulder
If you are looking for the largest variety of winter squash, heirloom pumpkins, and other autumn goodies, visit Munson Farms! Enjoy picking from thousands of pumpkins and free hay wagon rides offered on the weekends.

Cottonwood Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31 – 10 am-6pm- 1535 N 75th St, Boulder
Pick you own pumpkin and while you are there enjoy the animals, the authentic steam engine tractor, the straw bale maze and the corn maze at no charge. For $3 take a hay ride on a real farm wagon pulled by a tractor.

South Boulder Pumpkin Patch - Oct 20-23 and Oct 27-31 – 3485 Stanford Ct, Boulder
Not your average pumpkin patch! The South Boulder Pumpkin Patch is

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Kids Ski For Free

  • 2017/2018 EPIC Schoolkids Colorado Pack
    The Epic SchoolKids Colorado Pack is a free program for Kindergarten through 5th graders that provides four days of skiing and riding at each of the state's top-ranked resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone. No purchase necessary! It also includes one free first-timer ski or ride lesson with equipment rental. Register before Oct 8.
  • 5th Grade Passport
    Colorado Ski Country USA's 5th grade Passport Program provides participants with three free days of skiing or snowboarding at each of our 20 member resorts. Ski all 60 days, or just a few; the 5th grade Passport opens up the best of Colorado to your child!
  • 6th Grade Passport
    Colorado Ski Country USA's 6th grade Passport
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Aspen

DarkSide Ghost Tour

Guided walking tour through Aspen's tarnished past of Ghosts, Murder, and Mayhem. Find it at 320 E Hyman Ave. Open Tuesday & Friday nights in October.

Boulder

Escape Room

At the Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room, experience the real life adventure game that is sweeping the nation. Find clues, discover secret passage ways, and work together to escape Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room! At The Mystery Box ltd you will have to find your way through multiple doors, secret passage ways, and yes... cell bars! Find it at 1911 11th St.,  Suite #201 above the Walrus Saloon. Open around 1-7pm upon booking request.

Enigma Escape Rooms

Think fast! Enigma Escape Rooms are live-action, interactive puzzles that take

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The U-Pick culture in Colorado is strong, ranging from fun-seeking families to food sourcing fanatics! As of September 22nd, Fall 2017 has made its rainy debut! Many of us are settling into our weekday routines with scarves, books, and morning commutes.\Amidst the hum of this cozy season, our favorite fall “picks” are ripening by the day. Now that our beloved Palisade peaches are sadly out of season, Colorado apples and pumpkins have come to fill the void in our bellies! Here are a few nearby farms where you can pick your own.

Miller Farms - 9040 US Hwy 66, Platteville, CO 80651

Miller Farms' 20th season will be open until mid-November from 9am-6pm daily. There is a $2 admission fee that includes their petting zoo, climbing the hay pyramid, and

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195 Hemlock Dr Lyons

  • 2 Bed | 1 Bath | Bonus Room | 1349 SF | 0.49 Acre
  • Expansive Views 
  • Full Listing
  • Listed by Candace Newlove-Marrs (303) 717-0664

Live the Colorado dream on your own piece of paradise. This adorable 2 bedroom home has a bonus room that could double as an office, workshop...just use your imagination.

Lyons Mountain Cabin For Sale

Enjoy outdoor living on the large deck that overlooks a meadow and mountain views. 

The cozy kitchen is outfitted with solid wood cabinets, a double sink, full-size range, and full-tiled backsplash.

This isn't your grandmother's paneling! The vertical knotty pine accents the extra height in the living room and the flagstone fireplace is a true center piece. It is perfect for entertaining friends and family. 

The

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Sunday, June 18 is the day to celebrate amazing father’s everywhere! This year make Father’s Day one that your dad will never forget. Colorado has amazing dad friendly events that will ensure your father will feel extra special on this special day.

13th Annual Father’s Day Car Show

This event takes place Sunday June 18th 9:00am- 3:00 at the Apex Center in Arvada, Colorado. On this Father’s Day bring your dad out to admire beautifully restored classic cars. The event is free to spectators and features music, food, family events, and more. For more information regarding the 13th Annual Father’s Day Car Show visit their website at: https://goo.gl/jqXYJB

45th Annual King of the Mountain Volleyball Tournament

This tournament takes place in

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Colorado, the Centennial state, offers some of the most beautiful must see attractions in the world. From its mountain landscapes to its beautiful lakes Colorado has something for everyone. These seven attractions are the best that Colorado offers and belong on everyone’s bucket list!

1. Rocky Mountain National Park

Located a few miles outside of Estes Park, The Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most popular parks in the nation. The park includes more than 100 mountain peaks over the grounds. The park also offers an array of wildlife such as elk, deer, and other woodland creatures.

2. Pikes Peak

You can’t come to Colorado without visiting its most famous peak! And the best part is that everyone can easily make it to the top. The

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CU Boulder Conference World Affairs

What is the Conference on World Affairs?

The Conference on World Affairs, or CWA for short, is a weeklong event featuring 200 panels, and over 100 speakers and performers touching on a wide range of topics from international affairs to pop culture. A typical panel discussion consists of 3-6 panelist, half experts, half non-experts, who are given a broad topic and are free to take their own direction, offering unique perspectives.

How can you attend the Conference on World Affairs?

All events at the CWA are free and students, faculty, staff, locals, and individuals from all around the world are welcomed and encouraged to attend. The 2017 CWA will be held on April 10-14, with most events being held on CU Boulder’s campus.

How did the

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