Golden, situated in Jefferson County, Colorado, is the gateway to the immensely popular Rocky Mountains. The Colorado School of Mines is one of the main highlights of the town. You can see intriguing exhibits of rocks, jewels, and minerals and gain knowledge about their relevance in the context of present day world. While in town, treat your taste buds to “America’s Fine Light Beer” and shoot some pool within the sight of over twelve uncommon and great Coors signs. In case you are an outdoor person, a visit to Golden Gate Canyon State Park is recommended.