Welcome to Colorado!
With over 300 days of sunshine each year and very little humidity, Colorado, which encompasses most of the Southern Rocky Mountain is truly one of the best states to live in. You will find an endless number of outdoor activities enjoyed throughout its 22 million+ acres of park, forest, and recreational space including world renowned ski and snowboarding slopes. With more than 300 inches of snow annually and more than 25 ski resorts scattered throughout the state, Colorado is a destination for winter enthusiasts from all over the world.
Recognized as one of the best states in the nation for business, Colorado is home to a large array of nationally known brand name factories. In addition, the federal government is a major economic force in the state being home to many Air Force Bases and Aerospace Commands while the farm industry adds an important element to the economy.
The state includes many breathtaking tourist attractions including the Rocky Mountains and Pikes Peak. With the fantastic weather, blue skies, lakes, rivers, red sandstone cliffs and green vineyards, Colorado is truly one of the most scenic places on earth.
Major cities in Colorado include Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, Lakewood, Fort Collins, and Thornton.