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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 »



Destination Colorado Focus on Aspen and Snowmass

Destination Colorado Focus On: Group Travel, Meetings and Events in Aspen and Snowmass By Kristin Kenny, Director of Sales, Aspen at RMC (Rocky Mountain Connections) “Where the beer flows like wine”… summer, spring, fall or winter, Aspen and Snowmass are year-round destinations for meetings of all sizes. A Colorado mining town rich in history, Aspen has… Read more »



Destination Colorado Focus On Colorado Springs

Destination Colorado Focus On: Colorado Springs – These Southern Colorado Mountains Mean Business  By Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau There are so many fantastic meeting destination choices within the state of Colorado, so it can be difficult to pick just one. Colorado Springs is a vivacious Rocky Mountain destination that makes the choice easy. The area is… Read more »



Destination Colorado Focus On Steamboat Springs

Destination Colorado Focus On: Steamboat Springs By Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, Inc. Located in northwest Colorado, Steamboat Springs is nestled perfectly within the Rocky Mountains with wide-open spaces that create an ideal playground to enjoy outdoor activities or simply relax. Bike your way to a breathtaking overlook, fly fish on the Elk River, launch high… Read more »