2014-2015 Denver Traveler Info Guide
Things to do in see in the Denver Colorado area.
2014 / 2015 EDITION Denver FREE POINTS OF INTEREST MAP Denver The United States Mint Cherry Creek State Park Denver’s most popular attraction. It is one of just four functioning federal coin factories in the nation. The mint features a spectacular display of gold bullion. Located at West Colfax and Cherokee Street. (800) 872-6468 Colorado’s 1st State Park. Activities include: camping (April thru October), horseback riding, boating, jet skiing, bike rentals, rifle and pistol ranges, model airplane field, a 12-mile bike path, group picnic and camping facilities. Cherry Creek State Park is open yearround. 4201 S. Parker Road, Aurora, CO 80014. For more information please call (303) 690-1166. The Colorado State Capitol Definitely worth a visit. The structure commands a sweeping view of the downtown Denver area. Located at the corner of Colfax Avenue and Lincoln. (303) 866-2604 F E A R N ’ S T R AV E L E R I N F O G U I D E VISITOR SERVICES WATER SPORTS ATTRACTIONS SIGHTSEEING LODGING DINING HELPFUL NUMBERS Coors Brewing Company Tours Just 12 miles west of Denver, the world’s largest single brewing facility offers FREE tours where you will see malting of the barley and gleaming copper brewing kettles. Those of legal drinking age can sample Colorado’s famous brew, while relaxing in the flower-filled Guest Lounge. Children are always welcome as are seniors. With advance reservations, we can accommodate anyone who is hearing or mobility-impaired, as well as foreign-speaking guests. Located at 13th and Ford Street, Golden, 80401. For brewery hous, call (866) 812-2337. For group tour information, special evening group programs, please call (303) 277-2552. The Denver Art Museum The museum maintains the nation’s best collection of American Indian artwork within its own permanent collection of over 35,000 pieces. Located at Civic Center Park, 100 West 14th Avenue Parkway. Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday 10-5p.m., Friday 10-10p.m., Sunday noon-5p.m. (720) 865-5000 The Denver Zoo Covers over 76 acres and is home to more than 1,700 animals. There is also a children’s area. Located at 2300 Steele Street in City Park. (720) 337-1400 The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Scan this QR Code for your Mobile Directory 14 FORT COLLINS 34 ESTES PARK Rocky Mountain National Park 25 Lyons Allenspark Arapaho Nat’l Recreation Area 66 Longmont 7 Granby 119 72 119 Winter Park CENTRAL CITY Berthoud Pass 11,314’ Lawson GEORGETOWN Loveland Pass 11,992’ 119 6 The largest railroad museum in the Rocky Mountain area. Located at 17155 West 44th Avenue, Golden, CO. Open daily 9-6p.m. (303) 279-4591 or (800) 365-6263 Salida 2 DURANGO 285 Royal Gorge Cripple Creek 13 2 14 Cañon City Cotopaxi 50 COLORADO SPRINGS 25 NEW MEXICO Pueblo DISTANCE IN MILES BETWEEN DENVER AND... Civic Center Park Colorado Springs . . . . . . . . . . . 71 Vail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98 Pueblo. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115 Trinidad. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199 Canon City. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117 Durango . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337 Grand Junction . . . . . . . . . . . . 244 Black Hawk/Central City. . . . . . 39 Estes Park. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66 Allens Park . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Grand Lake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102 Boulder . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 Educational tour about mining and milling; keep what you find when gold and gemstone panning. 2350 Riverside Drive, Idaho Springs. (303) 567-2421 ALL EMERGENCIES 911 Lakeside Amusement Park Denver Police Department (720) 913-2000 One of Denver’s best family oriented attractions. Located at 4601 Sheridan Boulevard, Lakeside. Call for hours. (303) 477-1621 Denver Fire Department (720) 913-2400 The Outlets at Castle Rock Colorado’s largest outlet center with over 120 outlet stores with name brand merchandise at tremendous savings everyday. (303) 688-4495 HELPFUL TELEPHONE NUMBERS Colorado Highway Police (303) 239-4500 FBI (303) 629-7171 Poison Control Center (303) 739-1123 Weather Conditions (303) 494-4221 Road Conditions (303) 639-1111 Snow Conditions (303) 825-SNOW The Outlets at Loveland Great Outlet shopping! Bose, Tommy Hilfiger, Ann Taylor, Coach, Reebok, JCrew, Carter’s, Izod, Nike and many more! Tour group packages available! Save at over 80 stores! (970) 663-1916 FEARN’S 2014-2015 DENVER TRAVELER INFO GUIDE PUBLISHER: Certified Folder Display Service, Inc., 1120 Joshua Way, Vista, CA 92081 Phone: (760) 727-5100 Fax: (760) 727-1583 www.certifiedfolder.com DENVER DISTRICT SALES OFFICE: Certified Folder Display Service, Inc. 9869 East Easter Avenue, Centennial, CO 80112 (303) 663-4070 Fax: (303) 663-4071 Neither Certified Folder Display Service, Inc. or the Denver Traveler Info Guide make any representation expressly or implied as to the performance of the advertisers herein, or to the accuracy of the facts herein. Certified Folder Display Service, Inc. and the Denver Traveler Info Guide jointly and severally disclaim any responsibility for acts or omissions of these advertisers. Copyright 2014 by Certified Folder Display Service, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this Travel Guide may be reproduced without the permission of the publisher. DNVR814 TRAIN RIDES! TRAIN RIDES! Platteville 7 Brighton 76 70 58 Golden 6 103 Poncha Springs 24 Manitou Springs 287 36 AURORA Red Rocks LAKEWOOD 285 103 24 Fort Lupton DENVER Blackhawk Idaho Springs 8 5 70 93 13 Danoco Lafayette Nederland KANSAS 70 85 7 40 N COLORADO Buena Vista Ault BOULDER 9 Fraser 6 287 36 7 25 24 GREELEY 11 LOVELAND Grand Lake 125 34 36 285 Leadville 14 v er Milner Pass 10,759’ 70 470 Breckenridge 285 Argo Gold Mine & Mill Centennial Englewood Lawson Fort Morgan TRAIN RIDES! Exit 265 68 13 GRAND 76 DENVER 70 Idaho Springs Vail 70 JUNCTION 25 Brighton Park 12 34 85 36 40 Winter Georgetown Colorado Railroad Museum Across from the capitol, this park is flanked by Denver’s city government and judicial offices. The park has an outdoor Greek theatre and hosts several summer events. 119 Boulder 40 Silverthorne N WYOMING 25 Gould 7 9 Nestled in the Rocky Mountain Foothills 15 miles west of Denver, Red Rocks is a geologically-formed, open-air ampitheatre that is not duplicated anywhere in the world. Panoramic views of Denver make for a breathtaking scene. I-70 west to exit 259. (303) 697-4939 or (720) 865-2494 www.visitortips.com/tig/denver Cameron Pass 10,276’ 131 287 Longmont 72 Kremmling WYOMING & 25 NEBRASKA Loveland Estes Park 34 Red Rocks Park & Ampitheatre Located in Downtown Denver. Open daily late May thru October. Call for more information. (303) 595-4386 6 40 70 Elitch Gardens Amusement Park Sou t h P l a tt e R i View of Denver Colorado skyline One of the finest dinosaur exhibits in the nation, as well as 100 dioramas of plants and animals in natural settings. Located at Colorado and Montview Boulevard in City Park. Open daily 9-5p.m. (303) 322-7009 Ft. Collins Rocky Mountain National Park 225 74 470 Littleton 25 GRAND JUNCTION, 70 SILVERTHORNE & BRECKENRIDGE COLORADO SPRINGS, CANON CITY & 25 ROYAL GORGE CASTLE ROCK GEORGETOWN LOOP HISTORIC MINING & RAILROAD PARK 2014 Season 7 CATCH ! A WAVE WHITEWATER RAFTING! 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