Travel Wise
Colorado Rockies TravelWise

In this month’s issue of Traveler magazine we unveil a red-white-and-blue version of our October 1999 50 Places of a Lifetime concept with an issue devoted to America’s 50 must-see places. The Colorado Rockies made our Country Unbound list. Here, we present the best links on planning every leg of your trip there—online.


Getting There
Colorado Airports and Accommodations
How to get information on flights to and from Colorado

Making Telephone Calls
AT&T City and Country Codes
A direct link to area codes for cities in nearly every U.S. state, including Kentucky

Determining Time Difference
World Buddy
A direct link to the current time and date in Denver, Colorado

Checking Weather Forecasts
The Weather Channel
Links to 10-day weather outlooks in Denver, Colorado Springs, Grand Junction, Montrose, Pagosa Springs, Rifle, and Telluride

The Weather Channel
Information on snowfall forecasts for the western states


Where to Eat
An interactive Colorado dining guide

Colorado Restaurants on the Internet
Information on Colorado restaurants, sorted by city and town

Where to Stay
WorldWeb TravelGuides
How to search for hotels in the Colorado Rockies

How to Get Around
WorldWeb TravelGuides
Information on travel to Colorado by airplane, car, train, or taxi

Things to Do

Recreational Activities
Colorado Rockies-WorldWeb Travel Guide
Information on Colorado-area activities, including biking, fishing, skiing, golfing, ballooning, and rafting

Colorado WorldWeb TravelGuides
A Rocky Mountain travel, tourism, and recreation guide by the editors of the Great Outdoor Recreation Pages—plus, suggestions on what to see and do in the area

Wildernet: Rocky Mountain National Park Guide
Detailed descriptions on more than 90 outdoor activities in the Rockies, including camping, horseback riding, mountain biking, snowshoeing, wildlife-viewing, and paddling

Information on hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park—plus, links to feature articles, travel tips, and “hike of the month” selections

Colorado Fishing Hot Spots
A brief description of Colorado’s fishing hotspots

Where to golf in the Colorado Rockies

A directory for information on ski resorts in Colorado

The Weather Channel
A link to a snowfall forecast of the Western states

WorldWeb TravelGuides
Lists of contacts for shops located in the Rockies

Travel Resources

Map Links
WorldWeb TravelGuides
A map of the Colorado Rockies, which includes markings to indicate road and city locations


American Journalism Review
Links to Colorado newspapers with online editions

An online news source with articles on the Rockies

American Journalism Review
Links to Colorado radio stations with frequencies that reach the Rockies

Barnes and Noble
How to buy travel books on the Rockies from Barnes and Noble online

Colorado Guide Books
More ways to buy travel books on the Rockies from this Internet guidebook portal

Travel Guides

For More Information
WorldWeb TravelGuides
Information on attractions, eateries, accommodations, and activities in the Colorado Rockies area

National Parks Service
The National Parks Service’s take on travel to Rocky Mountain National Park


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