Colorado's Birthday: What we love about living in Colorado

In honor of Colorado's 138th Birthday,  we answered the question "What is your favorite part of living in Colorado?" Here are our answers: 

Becky:

"The sunsets"

"Colorado Rocky Mountain sunset Image by: Jeff Spots https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffspotts/8677193208/

"Colorado Rocky Mountain sunset Image by: Jeff Spots https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffspotts/8677193208/

Derek:

"I sincerely enjoy the diverse landscape and ease of access to various outdoor recreational areas. Such diversity, rarely leads to any dull moments "

Red Mountain- Image By John Fowler from Placitas, NM, USA (Afternoon Reflection  Uploaded by russavia) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Red Mountain- Image By John Fowler from Placitas, NM, USA (Afternoon Reflection  Uploaded by russavia) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Joe:

"When you live in Colorado, you get all 4 seasons."

Outside of Ridgway, Colorado image by: Larry Lamsa http://www.flickr.com/photos/22191277@N03/8041279367 

Outside of Ridgway, Colorado image by: Larry Lamsa http://www.flickr.com/photos/22191277@N03/8041279367 

Judy:

"The seasons, the geology, hiking in the mountains, all the outdoor sporting adventures that surround us."

View from above Hanging Lake. Image by: John Sercel http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanging_Lake#mediaviewer/File:Hanging_Lake_Above.jpg

View from above Hanging Lake. Image by: John Sercel http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanging_Lake#mediaviewer/File:Hanging_Lake_Above.jpg

Mark P:

"My favorite part of living in Colorado is exploring the outdoors and enjoying the beautiful countryside." 

Erratic boulder in Mills Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Image by: Frank Kovalchek https://www.flickr.com/photos/72213316@N00/4472463170/

Erratic boulder in Mills Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Image by: Frank Kovalchek https://www.flickr.com/photos/72213316@N00/4472463170/

Preston:

"What I love about Colorado is the limitless adventures I can choose from every weekend and the beautiful countryside I can do them in!" 

Kayaking through the Black Canyon Wilderness Area Image by: Lake Mead NRA Public Affairs https://www.flickr.com/photos/lakemeadnra/8981324889/

Kayaking through the Black Canyon Wilderness Area Image by: Lake Mead NRA Public Affairs https://www.flickr.com/photos/lakemeadnra/8981324889/



Lauren:

" I love exploring the old mining towns of Colorado." 

Matchless Mine, Leadville, CO http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Matchless_Mine.JPG 

Matchless Mine, Leadville, CO http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Matchless_Mine.JPG 

Robert Benjamin:

"In Colorado, your never more than minutes away from the next breath-taking view, different weather and new opportunities." 

Maroon Lake at peak fall color in late September 2011 Image by: US Department of Agriculture http://www.flickr.com/photos/usdagov/6280225362/

Maroon Lake at peak fall color in late September 2011 Image by: US Department of Agriculture http://www.flickr.com/photos/usdagov/6280225362/

Greg: 

"The Great Outdoors!  It’s  the nation’s playground."

Sweet America, Pikes Peak Mounatin from Garden of the Gods Park, with Kissing Camels in the foreground, located in Colorado Springs, CO. Image by: Beverly. http://bit.ly/1AIix6r

Sweet America, Pikes Peak Mounatin from Garden of the Gods Park, with Kissing Camels in the foreground, located in Colorado Springs, CO. Image by: Beverly. http://bit.ly/1AIix6r

Sean:

"My favorite part about Colorado has to be the skiing/snowboarding locations."

Colorado Face Scrub Image by Zach Dischner http://bit.ly/1rX6Lm5  

Colorado Face Scrub Image by Zach Dischner http://bit.ly/1rX6Lm5

 

Mike Woodward: 

"My favorite part would have to be the outdoor activities, mountain biking and fishing in particular."

Mountain Bike 401 Trail, Crested Butte, CO, USA Image by: Trailsource.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/trailsource/4765224993/in/photostream/

Mountain Bike 401 Trail, Crested Butte, CO, USA Image by: Trailsource.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/trailsource/4765224993/in/photostream/




Posted on August 1, 2014 and filed under Uncategorized.