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Top 5 Places to Take Your Family Christmas Photo

Vail VilalgeIf you’re planning a trip to Colorado this December, you’ve got an excellent opportunity to get that perfect family photo for your holiday card. No matter where you go in Colorado, you’ll have plenty of options for gorgeous backdrops, but when you’re looking for the ultimate family photo, these five locations take the cake.

1. Vail: In the heart of Vail Village

If you have a camera that can take good pictures at night, be sure to capture the warm glow of surrounding Christmas lights.

2. Colorado Springs: At the top of Pikes Peak

Send your holiday greetings from 14,114 feet above sea level!

Rocky Mountain National Park3. Estes Park: In Rocky Mountain National Park

Snow covered trees, craggy mountains, icy ponds…it doesn’t get much more perfect than that!

4. Steamboat Springs: On the ski slopes

Whether you opt for an action shot or a posed, group photo, you’re sure to capture the essence of winter. Bonus points if it’s snowing.

5. Aspen: In front of the Maroon Bells

There’s a reason the Maroon Bells are one of the top Colorado destinations for photos.  Take advantage of the unparalleled beauty.

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