Denver is located where the midwestern plains give
way to the Rocky Mountains is the largest city & capital of Colorado.
Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly
one mile above sea level.
Many people pass through the Denver on
their way up to the Colorado ski areas.
Denver was founded on November 1858 as a
mining town during the Pikes Peak Gold Rush
Denver has a climate with four distinct
seasons. While Denver is located on the Great Plains, the weather is influenced by the proximity of the