Sunday, July 17, 2011

Trip to Colorado

Hiii! My summer vacation consisted of exploring the beautiful state of Colorado! Below you'll see pictures of some of the sights that I visited. Colorado is absolutely one of the most beautiful states that I have ever been to! I wish that I could have stayed longer, but I know one day I'll go back to explore some places that I did not get to see along my last visit! Sit back and enjoy my photos! :)

Denver skyline from afar.

Colorado River at Independence Pass (Aspen, Colorado)

Lovely view of snow capped mountains at Rocky Mountain National Park

Steep curve and lovely view (Estes Park, Colorado)

Layers of mountains (Rocky Mountain National Park)

River in the distance (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Beautiful view of the great Rocky Mountains

Overlooking beauty (Estes Park, Colorado)

Snow capped mountains and Aspen trees (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Elk grazing the meadows (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Ready to hike the Great Continental Divide (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Snow covered top of Rocky Mountain National Park

Gorgeous flower covered meadows (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Amazing view at the top (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Another amazing view at the top (Rocky Mountain National Park)

A field of wild flowers (Estes Park, Colorado)

The Stanley Hotel (Based on "The Shining" by Stephen King). We did a fabulous ghost tour of this historical hotel (Estes Park, Colorado)

Canyons lining the interstate at White River National Forest (On the way to Aspen)

Ski lifts of Aspen

Aspen ski village (Aspen, Colorado)

Beautiful Maroon Bells (Aspen, Colorado)

Maroon Bells Lake (Aspen, Colorado)

Ski slopes and high peaks (Aspen, Colorado)

Side view of Maroon Bells (Aspen, Colorado)

Hiking trail in Aspen.

Red Rocks at Garden of the gods (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Transportation that made our adventure in Colorado possible! What a comfortable drive! ;-)

Over view of Garden of the gods (Colorado Springs, Co).

View of Colorado Springs from 12,000 ft!


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