Ten More Reasons to Be High on Colorado

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5. Royal Gorge boasts the highest suspension bridge in the hemisphere.
4. The Dwight Eisenhower Memorial Tunnel on Interstate 70 is the highest auto tunnel on the continent.

3. Leadville — also known as “Cloud City” and “The Two Mile High City” — is the highest incorporated city in the United States, at 10,430 feet, depending on who's counting. (It also has the country’s highest convenience store.)
2. Colorado has 54 Fourteeners (mountains over 14,000 feet), and they were climbed at least 260,000 times last year.
1. Like golf balls and baseballs, alcohol goes further at altitude, which means visitors from sea level are a cheap drunk.
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