A Place Called: Red Rocks Amphitheater
A Place Called: Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, Colorado
Enjoy listening to live music? Imagine seeing your favorite band/artist high up in Colorado's beautiful Rocky Mountains. Well, no need to dream any longer, Red Rocks Amphitheater is that place. Built-in 1936 by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), Red Rocks has been a favorite venue for both musicians, concert-goers, and outdoors enthusiasts for many years. The amphitheater is the work of celebrated Colorado architect Burnham Hoyt, who envisioned a venue that relied mainly on the natural acoustics of the site.
Since the amphitheater's official opening in the 1940's, musicians from all genres have played their music at the venue under the stars. A few notable performers include; The Beatles, Johnny Cash, Jimi Hendrix, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen, Grateful Dead, U2, and Stevie Wonder. These are only a few of the incredible artists who have performed Red Rocks. Great bands continue to captivate audiences under the beautiful night sky. With so many great performances, it is no wonder many people from around the world travel to Red Rocks for concerts.
When seeing a concert at Red Rocks, make sure to prepare for the experience by using a durable pack and packing top-notch gear. Carry your personal belongings with one of our rugged lifestyle packs like the Scout Pack. This backpack is spacious yet sleek, allowing for storage of all your favorite concert gear. If you are planning on packing light, try our Large Fanny Pack to keep your items safe and accessible.
Red Rocks is not only an awesome place to listen to music, it's also surrounded by a multitude of trails and outdoor activities. The hiking and biking trails cover the landscape and lead to jaw-dropping views. One of our favorite outdoor packs is the Wanderer, perfect for hiking and adventuring. Yoga is another popular outing for those who want to engage in outdoor exercise. If you just want to come to check out the venue, it's worth your time! We highly recommend our Roll-Top Scout Pack and Deluxe Roll-Top Scout Pack, as both options can carry a yoga mat in the roll-top portion of the product. Red Rocks offers so many great options for all types of visitors.
Now, remember, Red Rocks is an outdoor concert venue, don't let a little drizzle or cold get in your way of having a great time. We carry a variety of different options to keep you dry, warm, and comfortable. Our bags are handcrafted with high-quality and durable materials, which keep your possessions protected from the elements.
If you’re still dreaming about a spectacular outdoor concert in the mountains, turn those ideas into reality. We here at Duluth Pack have the gear to get you started with your next great musical adventure at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado.
Happy adventuring, friends!