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Colorado

FAST FACTS

CAPITAL: Denver

STATEHOOD: 1876; 38th state

ATTRACTIONS: Garden of the Gods, Mesa Verde National Park, Pikes Peak

FUN FACT: Colorado contains the tallest sand dunes in the United States—rising about 750 feet high.

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