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Golden is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Golden lies along Clear Creek at the base of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. Founded during the Pike's Peak Gold Rush on June 16, 1859, the mining camp was originally named "Golden City" in honor of Thomas L. Golden. Golden City served as the capital of the provisional Territory of Jefferson from 1860 to 1861, and capital of the official Territory of Colorado from 1862 to 1867. Wikipedia


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15 Mile Canyon Road Test Drive

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Golden, Denver

Test drive a $300,000 supercar on 15-miles of scenic canyonlands outside of Golden, CO.  Tackle 160 turns and thousands of feet in elevation change while exploring some of the most exhilarating roads in North America. This is a guided group ride while getting a taste of the good life on this introductory luxury car tour.   

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Small-Group Half-Day Tour Foothills of the Rockies from Denver

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Fantastic half-day tour to the foothills outside of Denver! You will enjoy exploring the majesty of Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater and the geological wonders of the area. Stroll the historic main street of Golden and enjoy shopping, local breweries, or a scenic walk along the Clear Creek Trail. Then you will Travel up 2000 feet (610m) on the Lariat Trail Scenic and Historic Byway to the top of Lookout Mountain while viewing a breathtaking panorama. Visit the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave (admission included). Tour is limited to a maximum of 12 travelers.

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Foothills Explorer Tour from Denver

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Golden, Denver

Millions of years ago the present-day Front Range was home to ancient mountain ranges, deserts, beaches, and even oceans. Get your first taste of the Rocky Mountains, and maximize your limited time in Denver. Meet your guide in downtown Denver, and head out to the foothills to enjoy views of the Red Rocks, Evergreen Lake and Lookout Mountain. Drive historic Lariat Loop, and get a glimpse of historic Golden, home to Coors Brewery. This 4-hour morning tour leaves you free to explore the city in the afternoon.

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Wild West Walking Tour in Golden, Colorado

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Golden, Denver

This tour is more than just facts and dates. Your guide will bring you back into the Wild West with true stories from the Colorado Gold Rush to the founding of Denver and Golden as you walk the streets and parks of historic Golden. The stories and characters make this tour stand apart from your average historic walking tour. Hangings and hijackings, shootouts and showmen; Golden has stories hiding behind every corner, so allow us set the stage!

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Wild West Pub Crawl in Golden

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Golden, Denver

Our Wild West Tours aren't just dates and facts. Golden is full of amazing stories from the mid to late 19th century, so we bring those characters and events to you through interactive storytelling. On the pub crawl you'll get to enjoy a refreshing beer at three local microbreweries while your tour guide regales you with true Wild West stories from Colorado's and Golden's founding. Between stops, we'll explore Golden's history first hand as our band of Golden Bandana'd outlaws traverses the streets in search of our next saloon!

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