Colorado has the highest elevation of any state, with more than 1,000 rocky Mountain peaks over 10,000 fit high and 54 towering above 14,000 ft. Pikes Peak, the most famous of these mountains, was discovered by U.S. Army lieutenant Zebulon M. Pike in 1806.
Breathtaking scenery and world-class skiing make Colorado a prime tourist destination. The main tourist attractions in the state include Rocky Mountain National Park, Curecanti National Recreation Area, Mesa Verde National Park, the Great Sand Dunes and Dinosaur National Monuments, Colorado National Monument, and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument.
Breathtaking scenery and world-class king make Colorado a prime tourist destination. Here are the most popular tourist attractions. Rocky Mountain National Park Curecanti National Recreation AreaMesa Verde National Park ParkThe Great Sand Dunes and Dinosaur National MonumentsColorado National Monumentand the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument Here is another video with some great pictures of Colorado and another Colorado song.