Without a car, you’re going nowhere fast in Colorado. The immense expanses that define this state demand a swiftly moving vehicle. Travel deep and don’t be shy about pulling over frequently to investigate the surroundings. Often, a short hike off the highway will lead to an unexpected surprise or view. The drives here can all be done in one day.
Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and helps you build trip itineraries with spots that integrate seamlessly into Google Maps and Uber. Download the app to add any of the spots below directly to your future trips.
Text by Tim Wegner