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1. 13th Step, The: The 13th step of the State Capitol Building (on the west side) happens to be situated exactly one mile (5280 feet) ...  
2. Berthoud Pass: A mountain pass just west of Denver that is popular for back country hikers and skiers. Elevation is just over 11,0...
3. Gayborhood, The: Refers to the Capitol Hill area.  
4. ArtDistrict: A section of town (just south of the downtown area) overflowing with interesting art galleries, shops and eateries....  
5. Foothills, The: Denver is actually located 15 miles east of here-a gentle series of peaks ranging from 7,000 to 11,000 feet-and not...  
6. Front Range, The: The local reference to a series of mountain peaks (some as high as 14,000 feet) just beyond the continental divide  
7. Sheraton Denver: This hotel (formerly known as the Adam's Mark Denver) is the largest in Colorado.  
8. Capitol Building: The Colorado State Capitol building is also a landmark, having been built in the 1880s and entirely out of granite.  
9. Brown Palace Hotel, The: This Italian Renaissance-style hotel dates from 1892 and is an official Denver landmark. Many presidents stayed her...  
10. Beau Jo's: A beloved Colorado pizza-chain started in 1974; originator of the "Mountain Pie". And, they even have a gluten-free...  
11. LODO: Denver's lower downtown area.
12. Five Points: Five Points is among Denver's oldest neighborhoods, as evidenced by the Victorian homes mixed in among newer housin...  
13. CIA Wall: A "legal" graffiti wall located in an alley near the Colorado Institute of Art.  
14. Hanger 61: A strange little airplane hanger with hyperbolic concrete arches, built in 1959 for a cement company. This historic...  
15. Pearl Street: A famous walking district in Denver known for its amazing variety of street performers.  
 
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