Colorado travelers choose from 35 Best Western hotels.
Once the Colorado winter approaches, the Centennial State becomes a skier's paradise. Swoosh down the slopes of the Breckenridge Ski Resort near Frisco – known as "Main Street to the Rocky Mountains." Make your way into Winter Park and enjoy skiing in Arapaho National Forest, home to the Winter Park Resort. Head to Grand Junction, just outside of the popular Grand Mesa National Forest for the Powderhorn Resort.
Don't don't miss out on Denver – the state capital and home to NFL's Denver Broncos. Visit Sports Authority Field at Mile High and catch one of the season's last games. And if you dig hockey, you can't miss NHL's Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Arena. Escape the cold for a bit with a visit to the Museum of Contemporary Art, then continue your exploration of the Denver metropolitan area with trip into Boulder, home to the University of Colorado Heritage Center. Before heading home, make sure you check out the toasty breweries of Fort Collins.
In southern Colorado, the Four Corners Monument is open throughout the winter, as is Rocky Mountain National Park near Estes Park and Winter Park – featuring sledding, tubing, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing during the Colorado winter.