"Denver, Colorado --- The Mile High City" Top 5 Page for this destination Denver by DJStarr

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Denver Skyline

The Mile High City --- so named because the altitude is a mile above sea level. Even the baseball stadium (Coors Field) has one row of seats high up circling the stands that are supposedly at the "mile high" mark.

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All these sites will provide helpful area information regarding attractions, events, transportation, etc. Have a great visit!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Sunny climate, even in winter
  • Cons:Snow & ice to shovel/scrape in the winter
  • In a nutshell:Beautiful city and so close to a mountain paradise!
  • Last visit to Denver: Jun 2003
  • Intro Written Jun 9, 2003
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  • amandajayne81's Profile Photo
    Nov 21, 2009 at 4:50 PM

    Wow what a wonderful place. We hope to visit in Sept 2010. So much to do by the looks of it. Thanks for your great page.

  • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
    Sep 2, 2009 at 1:35 PM

    That REd Rocks picture is fabulous. I am going to try and get there on a short trip in 2 days. Thanks for the tips and pictures.

  • butterfly_girl's Profile Photo
    Sep 26, 2005 at 1:59 PM

    Cool tips on a cool city! Cheers.

  • EllenH's Profile Photo
    Sep 20, 2005 at 5:07 PM

    be there this weekend, looking forward to it, thanks for a nice page.

  • Jonathan_C's Profile Photo
    Apr 1, 2005 at 5:55 AM

    Thanks for the family swimming tip! Swimming is an incredible release for everyone when on the road.

  • rebibi's Profile Photo
    Apr 23, 2004 at 1:24 PM

    Can't wait to be there pretty soon. Thank you for this very informative page.


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