Colorado is a land locked state and hence cannot boast of any real coastal beaches. However, the river Colorado has many sandy beaches along its shores and so do the lakes and reservoirs in this area. Some of the well known beaches in Colorado are listed below:
In addition to being a swimming beach this one has a park attached to it that supports variety of birds and waterfowl. Boating, picnic sites, water sports like kayaking and hiking make this a perfect spot for a summer holiday.
The beach offers many recreational facilities for a perfect family outing. One can view the Rocky Mountains in all their splendor and swim at the beach. The beach also features a park train, playgrounds, amphitheatre and some fishing spots too.
The beach offers access to water sports all through the year.Water-skiing, surfing, sailing and fishing are some of the attractions of this beach.
Located on Lake Granby, this is the beach along one of the largest reservoirs in Colorado. Wildlife sightings in the back drop of blue green waters is what attracts tourists to this location. White water rafting, skiing, and exclusive fishing sites are the activities on this beach.
The beach is set among the alpine peaks and bordered with limestone cliffs. Boating, skiing and other water sports are the main attraction of this site.
The Lake houses 2 beaches that are nice and sandy, apt for swimming and water sports.
Set in the plains of the prairies, this is a good swimming beach equipped with all modern facilities.
The beach is an ideal fishing site and well equipped with camping sites and well marked swimming areas.