Best New State Fish (2007)


In 1994, the greenback cutthroat trout was named the state fish, supplanting the rainbow trout, which had long been considered the unofficial state fish. Still, when was the last time you saw trout on a Denver menu? Meanwhile, there's a sushi joint on just about every corner. Such raw ambition deserves official recognition.

More People & Places Awards


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >