This is still the place where chilling in the mountains with a sixer of Avery IPA cooling in the creek at your feet = Tuesday.

What to Eat and Drink

Safta | Matt Nager/Thrillist
By Molly Martin

Believe it or not, it's not all green chile and Rocky Mountain Oysters around here. And we'll prove it. Click here for the full story...

Denver Beer Co. | Matt Nager/Thrillist
By Tyra Sutak

Denver has around 70 breweries… let that sink in. I guess you could say beer is sort of our "thing." Click here for the full story...

What to Do

Denver Beer Co. | Matt Nager/Thrillist
By Molly Martin and Colin St. John

Drink free beer. Go to Red Rocks. Find a dispensary. You know, just Denver things. Click here for the full story...

Garden of the Gods | Dave Faulkner/EyeEm/Getty
By Kyle Wagner

Did you even visit the Mile High if you didn't take a day trip into the Rockies? And don't worry, you'll be back in time for a beer at Dive Inn. Click here for the full story...

Shredding the gnar. | Copper Mountain
By Shauna Farnell

Just outside of Denver you'll find of the world's best skiing. Fresh pow, bluebird days, and a raucous après ski scene await. Click here for the full story...

Stone Lake | ProTrails.com
By Kyle Wagner

We love to hike almost as much as we love craft beer and green chile. Tackle some of the highest peaks in North America right in our backyard. Click here for the full story...

Don’t overdo it with the edibles, y’all. | Drew Swantak/Thrillist
By Tracy Block

This is THE destination for legal weed. Here are the top dispensaries to check out in the Mile High (and what to buy when you get there). Click here for the full story…

Get your tickets now! | AC Hotel by Marriott Denver Downtown
By Will Fitzgerald
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Hotel Thrillist is coming to Denver September 6-8th. That means tasty drinks, a ton of great food, and a bunch of surprises you won't wanna miss. Don’t worry, there’s still time to snag your tickets. Click here for the full story...

Denver 101

Every brewery has a group of dudes in head-to-toe Patagonia gear who look like they just hiked into town from Denali.
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All the Cheap, Easy, and Adventurous Ways to Get Around Denver

Headed to Denver for the first time with no idea how to get around? Fear not, Thrillist has your back.

WHERE TO STAY

The Flatirons, Boulder | beklaus/E+/Getty Images
By Lee Breslouer

Boulder is so much more than a college town filled with drum circles… especially for a college town filled with drum circles. Click here for the full story...