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Fodor's Colorado (Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: 2019-02-19
Paperback (416 pages)

Fodor s Colorado (Travel Guide)
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Written by locals, Fodor’s Colorado is the perfect guidebook for those looking for insider tips to make the most out their visit to Denver, Boulder, Vail, Aspen and beyond. Complete with detailed maps and concise descriptions, this Colorado travel guide will help you plan your trip with ease. Join Fodor’s in exploring one of the most exciting states in the United States.

A playground for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, Colorado has majestic landscapes, raging rivers, hot springs, winding trails, and scores of snow-capped summits, known by skiers everywhere for their champagne powder. Fodor's Colorado captures the state's best outdoor excursions―from skiing and hiking to fishing, horseback riding, rafting, and biking―while also showcasing what makes cosmopolitan cities like Denver, Boulder, and Aspen special.

Fodor’s Colorado includes:

    •UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: Fully updated coverage of cities, towns, must-see attractions, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, outdoor activities, Rocky Mountain National Park, Mesa Verde National Park, and more. Revamped ski listings showcase the top places for hitting the slopes in resort areas like Aspen and Vail, and new dining listings in Denver, Boulder, and Colorado Springs accentuate these cities' robust culinary scenes.
    •ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE: A spectacular color photo guide captures the ultimate experiences and attractions throughout Colorado to inspire you.
    •PULLOUT MAP AND DETAILED MAPS: A handy PULLOUT map of Colorado will help you navigate on the go. Full-color and full-size street maps throughout will help you plan efficiently and get around confidently.
    •SPECIAL FEATURES: The Experience Colorado chapter includes a section on Colorado's booming microbrews; Colorado’s food markets, festivals, and local wines; a feature on traveling through the state with kids to help parents plan the perfect itinerary for their families; and all the best festivals and Summer activities in Colorado.
    •ITINERARIES AND TOP RECOMMENDATIONS: Sample itineraries to help plan and make the most of your time. Includes tips on where to eat, stay, and shop as well as information about nightlife, sports and the outdoors. “Fodor’s Choice” designates our best picks in every category.
    •INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Features such as Ultimate Experiences and Great Itineraries make planning simple. A mountain finder chart helps travelers pick the right ski slope. This guide also has useful tips for outdoor enthusiasts who are seeking the best hiking, biking, rafting, horseback riding, and fishing excursions that the state has to offer.
    •COVERS: Denver, Aspen, Vail, Boulder, Rocky Mountain National Park, Boulder, Fort Collins, Colorado Springs, Mesa Verde National Park, Steamboat Springs, the San Luis Valley, and more.

ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts. Fodor’s has been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

Planning on visiting more National Parks? Check out Fodor’s The Complete Guide to the National Parks of the West.

Guide to Colorado Backroads & 4-Wheel-Drive Trails, 4th Edition

By Charles A. Wells

Funtreks Inc
Released: 2019-04-22
Spiral-bound (236 pages)

Guide to Colorado Backroads & 4-Wheel-Drive Trails, 4th Edition
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This is it Colorado s top-selling 4x4 guidebook, the one everyone tells you to get if you re going off-roading in Colorado. Completely redone, this fourth edition is more fun than ever. All trails have been freshly redriven and updated. Inside you ll find 100 of the best trails in Colorado. All are west of I-25 and south of I-70. Many are convenient to Denver and the Front Range. (For trails north of I-70 see FunTreks Guide to Northern Colorado Backroads & 4-Wheel-Drive Trails, 4th Edition.) Whether you are a newcomer to 4-wheeling or an experienced veteran, we guarantee you ll have fun. The book features 26 easy family fun runs, 32 moderate sport utility adventures and 42 difficult hard-core challenges. Ninety-two trails are open to unlicensed ATVs, side-by-sides, and dirt bikes. The book features 8 new trails not in the previous edition. Six are on the Western Slope in the Grand Junction area. Each trail features a turn-by-turn mileage log with GPS waypoints referenced to a custom map. The trail description includes an overview, a detailed rating, time and distance driven, highest elevation, contact phone numbers to call for trail conditions, best times to go and directions to the start. Also included are reverse mileages and historical highlights. In total, the book includes 109 maps and over 520 photos. Visit FunTreks website for free GPS data for individual trails. We also sell SD cards for each of our books for use in Garmin NUVI and Garmin handheld devices. See our new iPhone app and learn how to get FunTreks GPS on Android devices.

Moon Colorado (Travel Guide)

By Terri Cook

Moon Travel
Released: 2017-05-23
Paperback (400 pages)

Moon Colorado (Travel Guide)
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  • Moon Travel
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With Moon Colorado, you'll explore an inspiring landscape of mountains and rivers, and immerse yourself in a culture that welcomes adventure. Inside you'll find:
  • Strategic itineraries for every budget and timeline, from a two-week road trip to a quick getaway, with suggestions for outdoor adventurers, winter sports enthusiasts, history buffs, road-trippers, foodies, and more
  • The top activities and unique experiences: Ski the deep powder of some of the country's top resorts and relax with a delicious après-ski drink. Go white-water rafting or kayaking on a frothing river, or hike slickrock trails to awe-inspiring views of snow-capped mountain peaks. Explore ancient pueblos or Wild West ghost towns, soak in a steaming hot spring, and spot wild elk, horses, and foxes. Savor fresh flavors at a farm-to-table restaurant, and sample some of Colorado's delicious local microbrews
  • Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Honest advice from Boulder local and lifelong adventurer Terri Cook on when to go, what to pack, and where to stay, from campsites and motels to B&Bs and resort lodges
  • Background information on the culture, weather, wildlife, and history, plus tips on getting there and getting around by car and public transportation
  • Recommendations for families, LGBTQ+ travelers, seniors, international visitors, and travelers with disabilities
  • Full coverage of Denver, Boulder and the Northern Front Range, Rocky Mountain National Park, Steamboat Springs and Northwest Colorado, Vail and the Central Rockies, Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley, Mesa Verde and the Southwest, Colorado Springs and the Southeast
With Moon's practical tips and local insight, you can experience the best of Colorado.

Exploring more of Colorado's hits? Try Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs. Staying in the park? Try Moon Rocky Mountain National Park. For an all-outdoors adventure, try Moon Colorado Camping.

Lonely Planet Colorado (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Greg Benchwick & Christopher Pitts

Lonely Planet
Released: 2018-05-15
Paperback (384 pages)

Lonely Planet Colorado (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Colorado is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hit the slopes in Aspen, discover the Old West in Durango or marvel at the splendor of the Rockies, all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Colorado and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Colorado:

  • Color maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience – sports, the arts, literature, festivals, wine, hiking, the old west, snow sports, distilleries, wildlife, politics, ranching, mining, marijuana, Native American history and culture
  • Covers Denver, Boulder, Rocky Mountain National Park, North Colorado, Vail, Aspen, Central Colorado, San Luis Valley, Southeast Colorado and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Colorado, our most comprehensive guide to Colorado, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled

About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You’ll also find our content online, on mobile, video and in 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more.

Colorado Trail 9th Edition (Colorado Mountain Club Guidebooks)

By Colorado Trail Foundation

Brand: Mountaineers Books
Released: 2017-02-23
Black Paperback (336 pages)

Colorado Trail 9th Edition (Colorado Mountain Club Guidebooks)
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  • The Colorado Trail 9th Ed
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• The official Colorado Trail guide for thru-hikers, day hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians

• Detailed information for the entire Colorado Trail, including five new chapters for the 80-mile Collegiate West trail addition

• Updated color maps with trail and milepoint overlays



The Colorado Trail is considered by many to be the most beautiful “long trail” in the world. Spanning 486 miles from the Denver suburbs to Durango, the trail passes through six national forests and six wilderness areas, traverses five major river systems, and crosses eight mountain ranges.



The ninth edition of The Colorado Trail has all the information a day hiker, thru-hiker, mountain biker, or equestrian needs to plan and complete a trip on the trail. New to this edition are five chapters on the 80-mile Collegiate West trail addition. Maps and written descriptions for all twenty-eight segments of the Colorado Trail have also been updated throughout the guide.



Each chapter provides essential logistical information for Colorado Trail hikers: trailhead directions; road access points; detailed trail descriptions including distance and elevation gain; color maps and elevation profiles; and information on water sources, campsite locations, and resupply towns. Additional town maps and mountain bike detour maps (around Wilderness Areas) have been included throughout the book.



An extensive introduction includes information on planning, supplying, safety, equipment, navigation, mountain biking, horseback riding, regulations, and backcountry ethics―plus chapters on the heritage of The Colorado Trail, natural history, and geology. At the back of the book you will find useful contact information and an index.

Fodor's Colorado (Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor s Travel Guides
Released: 2016-03-22
Paperback (480 pages)

Fodor s Colorado (Travel Guide)
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  • Fodor s Colorado
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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering insider tips and advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

Fodor's Colorado highlights the best this playground for nature lovers has to offer:  the majestic Rocky Mountain National Park, Denver’s cultural riches, and the winding trails and raging rivers perfect for outdoor enthusiasts looking to bike, raft, horseback ride, or fish. Every recommendation has been vetted by a local Fodor’s expert to ensure travelers plan the perfect trip, whether skiing the champagne powder of the Rocky Mountains or setting out on an urban adventure in cool cities like Boulder and Aspen.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information
· An 8-page color insert with a brief introduction and spectacular photos that capture the top experiences and attractions throughout Colorado.
· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks
· Major sights such as Mesa Verde National Park, Dude Ranches and Old West Mining Towns
· Side trips from Colorado Springs including Cripple Creek, Florissant Fossil Beds, Palmer Lake, Canon City and Royal Gorge, Buena Vista and Salida
 · Coverage of Denver, Summit County, Vail Valley, Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley, Boulder and North Central Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park, Northwest Colorado and Steamboat Springs, Southwest Colorado’s Black Canyon and the Gunnison National Park, Telluride and the San Juan Mountains, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado Springs, the Collegiate Peaks, and the San Luis Valley

Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs (Travel Guide)

By Mindy Sink

AMERICAN WEST BOOKS
Released: 2019-05-28
Paperback (276 pages)

Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs (Travel Guide)
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World-class breweries, rugged mountain peaks, and a funky college town: dive into the diversity of the Front Range with Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs. Inside you'll find:
  • Flexible itineraries, from a week exploring Denver, Boulder, and Colorado Springs to day trips to nearby ski resorts and Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Strategic advice for outdoor adventurers, culture and history buffs, foodies, and more
  • Must-see highlights and unique experiences: Check out a new exhibit at the Denver Art Museum, catch a performance under the open sky at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, or explore the Wild West at the Museum of the American Cowboy. Ski the fresh powder at Loveland or Winter Park and relax with an après-ski drink. Go rafting on the Cache La Poudre river, rock-climb in the Flatirons, or hike slickrock trails to stunning mountain vistas. Savor fresh flavors at a farm-to-table restaurant, try gourmet treats at a buzzing public market, or chat with locals over a delicious microbrew
  • Honest advice from Denver local and lifelong adventurer Mindy Sink on when to go, where to eat, and where to stay
  • Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Focused coverage of Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Fort Collins, Golden, and the East Side of Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Thorough background on the culture, weather, wildlife, and history
Find your adventure with Moon Denver, Boulder & Colorado Springs.

Exploring beyond the Mile-High City? Try Moon Colorado. Sticking to the park? Pick up Moon Rocky Mountain National Park.

Weird Colorado: Your Travel Guide to Colorado's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

By Charmaine Ortega Getz

Brand: Sterling
Hardcover (272 pages)

Weird Colorado: Your Travel Guide to Colorado s Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets
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For weirdness to flourish, it requires a combination of dramatic history, amazing environments, and truly unique, off-the-grid characters. Colorado is blessed with all three! From the strange tale of Alfred Packer to Fruita's annual commemoration of Mike (the rooster that lost its head but not its will to live), there's no shortage of bizarre history and happenings in this Rocky Mountain locale.

Birds of Colorado Field Guide

By Stan Tekiela

Adventure Publications Inc.
Paperback (336 pages)

Birds of Colorado Field Guide
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  • gift for nature lover
  • Colorado birds
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Make bird watching in Colorado even more enjoyable! With Stan Tekiela’s famous field guide, bird identification is simple and informative. There’s no need to look through dozens of photos of birds that don’t live in Colorado. This book features 130 species of Colorado birds, organized by color for ease of use. Do you see a yellow bird and don’t know what it is? Go to the yellow section to find out. Fact-filled information, a compare feature, range maps, and detailed photographs help to ensure that you positively identify the birds that you see.

Guide to the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon: Lees Ferry to South Cove

By Tom Martin

Vishnu Temple Press
Spiral-bound (119 pages)

Guide to the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon: Lees Ferry to South Cove
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  • Winner of the 2007 National Outdoor Book Award - Outdoor Adventure Guidebook Category
  • Each map is oriented so the river flows upward on the page
Product Description:
This spiral-bound guide book is offset-printed on plastic pages. The cover is plastic card stock. The entire book is waterproof and tear resistant. This guide book includes mile-by-mile descriptions of campsites, rapids, and points of interest and include many photographs.


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