5280 April Issue 2024


5280’s April 2024 Issue is here!

Raodside Attractions + the Centennial State’s 65-and-older population + Faces of 5280 + MORE!



Hey, You Gotta See This!
Colorado is world famous for its natural landmarks, but our state boasts quirky, human-made destinations, too. We found 15 roadside attractions worth taking a detour to experience.

Going Gray
The Centennial State’s 65-and-older population is exploding—a reality that has spurred local governments, educational institutions, health care providers, and nonprofit organizations to find novel ways to support Coloradans as they age.

A Seamless Transition?
Residents of the formerly mining-dependent western Montrose County need visitors to help revive their economy. They’re just not sure they want them.