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Try Team-Building Activities For Your Next Corporate Event!

Independently owned and operated, Operation Altitude delivers an unparalleled quality and reputation throughout the state of Colorado with a contagious enthusiasm for the Rocky Mountains. Operation Altitude expertly attends to every aspect of your program from unforgettable team building, stunning theme parties, and worry-free transportation  to on-line guest registration, exclusive venues and green meetings alternatives. … Read more »



Spaces for a Meeting in Denver Abound

Denver has one foot planted in the Old West and the other in the twenty-first century. Founded during the Gold Rush of the 1850s, today’s modern Mile High City offers outstanding museums, a diverse music scene, eclectic restaurants, spectacular outdoor recreation opportunities, and exhilarating sporting events from NASCAR to the Nuggets. Denver International Airport is… Read more »



Destination: Golden, Colorado

It’s no wonder that Golden, Colorado has a reputation as one of the West’s friendliest cities. Upon entering the historic downtown, visitors are enthusiastically greeted with a large, western-style sign arching across Washington Avenue, which reads, “Howdy, Folks! Welcome to Golden,” and proudly boasting the slogan, “Where the West Lives.” This iconic sign perfectly captures… Read more »



Colorful Durango Offers Breathtaking Views

Nestled at the Southwestern foot of the Rocky Mountains in the “Four Corners” region, Durango is surrounded by the San Juan National Forest, which boasts more than 2 million acres of pine forests, aspen groves, mountain lakes, streams, and incredible views. At 6,512 feet, Durango captures the absolute best of the Rocky Mountains with a… Read more »



Loveland is a Great Place to Meet

It seems everyone loves Loveland. Known as the “Gateway to The Rockies” Loveland has been named a great place to live by Money Magazine, USA Today, U.S. News, and others. Loveland’s beauty radiates both from its natural setting and its vibrant artist community.



Consider Broomfield for Your Next Meeting

Where can you find the world’s leading high-tech corporations, attractive special events venues, and magnificent views of the Rocky Mountains? In Broomfield, Colorado of course. Broomfield was founded near a busy railroad line in the 1880s and the city has remained at the center of commerce and transportation since.



Make Your Next Meeting Golden

With its shimmering sunsets, gilded aspen leaves, and 270 days of sunshine a year, Golden is appropriately named. Known as the town “Where the West Lives,” Golden is only 15 miles from downtown Denver and 30 miles from Denver International Airport. Two large mesas east of the city protect Golden from urban sprawl and, with… Read more »



Boulder Meeting Places

With its stunning mountain scenery, boundless recreation opportunities, and exciting nightlife Boulder is a gift to the senses. Located just 28 miles north of downtown Denver and only 44 miles from Denver International Airport, Boulder sits among the Flat Irons where it is a short drive from Rocky Mountain National Park. Boulder is home to… Read more »



Destination Colorado Focus on Denver, The Mile High City

Destination Colorado Focus On: Denver, The Mile High City By: Rachel Benedick, Vice President of Sales and Services at VISIT DENVER Denver is Colorado’s booming capital, a 21st century metropolis where a rustic Western spirit blends seamlessly with a progressive, urban feel. The Mile High City was named the No. 1 convention city in the… Read more »



Destination Colorado Focus on Transportation For Groups

Destination Colorado Focus On: Transportation For Groups By Mike Wolf, Presidential Worldwide Transportation When it comes to transportation, the experience can make or break your program. It is typically the first interaction for attendees, whether it is an airport transfer or event transfer — and the first impression is a lasting one. Most likely, transportation… Read more »