Today is Colorado's 140th birthday, and what better way to celebrate than to go out to explore the beautiful sights this state has to offer -- FOR FREE!?!
Colorado Parks and Wildlife celebrates this day with free park entrance at all 42 state parks, August 1st.
Park entrance fees are waived, but activities like fishing and camping will of course still require a valid license and permit.
Click here to find a state park near you.
Colorado Day, Aug. 1, is Colorado's birthday and marks Colorado's acceptance into statehood in 1876. It's not just about going to parks, but there's also some cool history behind this day. Check out some of these links to find out where and what you can do today to celebrate, and maybe learn some interesting facts about Colorado!