Colorado falls into the south-western part of the United States of America and is just outside of the top 20 most populous states in the country (22nd). Colorado is sandwiched between six other states, namely Utah, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, Wyoming and Nebraska. The largest city in the state is its capital, Denver. Colorado is home to most of the southern Rocky Mountains, while other landscapes include the Colorado Plateau and the Great Plains - ensuring that it is one of the most scenic states in the country.
- Co-ordinates: 39.0000° N, 105.5000° W
- Capital: Denver
- Population: 5.3 Million
- Major Cities: Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, Fort Collins
- Main Attractions: Pikes Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park, Garden of the Gods