15 Beautiful Places to Visit in Colorado

A turquoise blue lake site at the base of a steep rocky mountain slope

15 Beautiful Places to Visit in Colorado

How do you narrow a list like this down to only 15 Beautiful Places to Visit in Colorado? Well, thecrazytourist.com has done a pretty good job. There are thousands… probably millions of scenic spots in this incredible state. With diverse landscapes of rocky mountains, sand dunes, expansive plains, deep canyons, high deserts and countless lakes, rivers, hot springs and waterfalls there are no shortages of picture worthy sights. Not to mention Colorado has some pretty impressive city skylines and adorable small towns. Crested Butte makes the list of 15 beautiful places to visit in Colorado along with some truly amazing places like Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Rocky Mountain National Park, Hanging Lake in Glenwood Canyon and Rifle Falls, near Rifle, Colorado. Each of the areas have their own unique feel, and even the “mountain scenes” are vastly different – depending on what part of the state you are in. The best part is, most of these areas change drastically with this seasons, so you can return again and again for a completely new experience. Crested Butte and the surrounding areas will soon be carpeted with wildflowers, green grass and blooming trees. While it is a treasure in each season, the spring and summer seem to be the most vibrant. As the snow melts and the rivers swell, we can all look forward to Mother Nature’s next chapter in Crested Butte. No matter what time of year, it truly is one of the most beautiful places in Colorado.