Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak from Colorado Springs in Southern Colorado

A few of our top insider travel tips for your honeymoon or destination wedding in Southern Colorado:

Explore San Juan National Forest, an outdoor enthusiast's wonderland filled with hiking and biking trails.

Take a quick trip to nearby Four Corners or Mesa Verde National Park for a healthy dose of American history.

Thrill seekers will love Canon City, where you can take on some of American's most popular whitewater rafting through the Royal Gorge.

Soak up the small town vibes and Dolores' unique mixture of shops, restaurants, taverns and the town's local brew pub.