Colorado, a western U.S. state, has a diverse landscape of arid desert, river canyons and snow-covered Rocky Mountains, which are partly protected by Rocky Mountain National Park. Elsewhere, Mesa Verde National Park features Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings. Perched a mile above sea level, Denver, Colorado’s capital and largest city, features a vibrant downtown area.
Elevation: 6,800 ft (2,070 m)
Minimum wage: 11.10 USD per hour (Jan 1, 2019)
Colleges and Universities: University of Colorado Boulder, MORE