The Ultimate Colorado Bucket List for Wheelchair Users Story

By Kristin Secor

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Introduction

The Ultimate Colorado Bucket List for Wheelchair Users Story

Wheelchair-accessible Colorado is a wonderful place to visit. Use this ultimate Colorado bucket list for...

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Why visit Colorado as a wheelchair user?

Colorado should be on your bucket list because it has diverse scenery and epic experiences...

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Top Things to Do in Colorado for Wheelchair Users

Wondering what accessible things to do and places to visit during your trip to Colorado...

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Check out Denver

The Mile-High City makes a great base for exploring nearby areas as well as offering...

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Explore Rocky Mountain National Park

Perfect for mountain lovers, Rocky Mountain National Park offers scenic drives, accessible hiking trails, gorgeous...

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See a Concert at the Red Rock Amphitheater

For a fun and scenic experience, get tickets to a concert at the Red Rock...

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Go on a Ghost Tour at the Stanley Hotel

For a spooky and fun tour, sign up for a haunted tour of the historic...

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Take a Ride on the Georgetown Loop Railway

For an enjoyable and scenic ride on a historic train, make sure to add the...

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Take a Photo at the Continental Divide

The continental divide is an imaginary line that separates the United States into the east...

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Drive to the Summit of Mount Evans

While the drive may not be for the faint of heart, the views at the...

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Visit the Royal Gorge Bridge

There are two ways you can experience the Royal Gorge Bridge. First, you can go...

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Go for a Dip at Durango Hot Springs Resort & Spa

If all this adventure gets you a little worn down, then spend a relaxing day...

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Visit Colorado Springs

South of Denver, Colorado Springs offers visitors a fantastic base to explore the surrounding attractions...

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See the Garden of the Gods

One of the most iconic places to visit in Colorado Springs is the Garden of...

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Check out Pikes Peak

While you may have summited some of the mountains near Denver, Pikes Peak offers slightly...

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Stop by the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center

A true treat for any animal lover is a visit to the Colorado Wolf and...

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Look for Dinosaur Footprints

A short one-mile trail at Dinosaur Ridge near Morrison, Colorado, and just east of the...

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Grab a Meal at the Broadmoor Hotel

This luxury resort is an experience in and of itself. When you enter the hotel...

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Be Amazed by Seven Falls

Seven Falls is the perfect stop for anyone who enjoys waterfalls. No parking is available...

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Try Adaptive Skiing

Want a thrilling winter experience? Then consider participating in one of Colorado's adaptive skiing programs...

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Explore Great Sand Dunes National Park

While the popular activity of sand sledding may not be wheelchair accessible, you can still...

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Try a Track Chair at Staunton State Park

About forty miles from Denver, this state park is one of the few in the...

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Check out the Views at Mesa Verde National Park

One of the lesser accessible national parks, Mesa Verde, is still a Colorado bucket list...

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Try Adapted Whitewater Rafting

If you've always dreamed of taking on the rapids in a raft or kayak but...

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Take an Adapted Bike Ride

Nature calls to many, but it is not always easy for those with mobility problems...

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Visit Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

Due to how secluded it is, Black Canyon of the Gunnison is one of the...

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Try Sled Hockey

Played just like traditional ice hockey, this adaptive sport uses specialized sleds to allow players...

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Visit Dinosaur National Monument

Although technically, Dinosaur National Monument is in both Colorado and Utah, it should still be...

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QUESTION

When is the best time to visit Colorado?

The best time to visit Colorado will depend on what activities you are hoping to...

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What's the weather like in Colorado?

The weather will vary by your location within the state; however, the summer temperatures can...

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Conclusion

Conclusion

Colorado is an excellent state to visit if you are a wheelchair user or have...

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