Colorado is a popular destination for travelers from all over the world. The state is located in the western region of the United States. Once of the most visited region of the state is Aspen. There are attractions all year round but spring offers a refreshing view of the state. Aspen is located in the Rocky Mountains and has unlimited outdoor activities. A popular spot for hiking is the White River National Forest which is encircled by the peaks of the Elk Mountains. Another great spot is the Aspen Mountain which offers view right from downtown. Aspen Highlands boasts the renowned Highland Bowl and Snowmass offers the biggest acreage and variety by having something for everyone. Popular outdoor activities include cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, fly-fishing, hot-air ballooning, hiking, biking and even horseback tours.