Elk Avenue May Just Be The Most Colorful Street In Colorado

Have you ever wondered how the Centennial State got the nickname of “Colorful Colorado”? If you have ever stepped foot in the state, you already know the answer, which includes our purple mountain majesties, yellow fields of wheat, and rust-colored plateaus. In addition to these natural landmarks, Colorado is also colorful via streets like Elk Avenue:

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Address: Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224, USA