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Gondola Celebration & Cool Adventure in Telluride

A favorite feature of Telluride is the town-to-town, scenic gondola that runs from historic Telluride to Mountain Village, where the ski resort is located. The towns officially kicked off the 20th anniversary celebration this summer to salute the beloved gondola system. Contests and promotions will lead up to a series of festivals and events taking place in December, the gondola’s official anniversary month.

It's Official: America Needs a Vacation

A recent study conducted by Allianz Travel Insurance, found that more than 170 million Americans haven’t taken a vacation in the last year. That’s more than half of the population—53 percent, to be exact!

However, this is down from last year when 56 percent of respondents noted they hadn't taken a vacation in the last year. 

It’s All About the Experiences … and Sometimes Rocks & Bees

It takes a lot to capture people’s attention with 24/7 access to entertainment, devices and social media chatter. Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, owned and operated by the City and County of Denver and a regular reader’s choice winner at Colorado Meetings + Events’ Best of Colorado’s awards, is all about delivering unique experiences and VISITDENVER, The Convention & Visitors Bureau is all about telling the story of these types of opportunities for group and leisure travelers. See what happens when the two collide.

Where CEO's Meet in the U.S. Mountain West

A sampling of special mountain places where executive and board retreats can foster thoughtful discussion, enjoy privacy and savor exceptional experiences

Mountain Golf Courses & Resorts Offer Easy Group Outings

With mountain activities shifting from glorious days of skiing and snowshoeing under warm spring sunshine to summer and swift-flowing rivers and deep shades of green, high-altitude golf courses are ready to welcome groups. While there are too many to mention, here are three great options in three states, all paired with lodging and staff to make meeting, hitting the links, hosting memorable events and having plenty to do for everyone in a group an easy reality. At one resort, golf in the mountains is a year-round reality.


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