Printable colorado state flag

Printable colorado state flag DEFAULT

Colorado was the 38th state in the USA; it became a state on August 1, 1876 .

State Abbreviation - CO
State Capital - Denver
Largest City - Denver
Area - 104,100 square miles [Colorado is the 8th biggest state in the USA]
Population - 5,268,367 (as of 2013) [Colorado is the 22nd most populous state in the USA]
Name for Residents - Coloradans
Major Industries - agriculture (wheat, cattle, sheep), tourism (especially skiers), mining (gold, silver), oil, finance, and manufacturing

Major Rivers - Colorado River, Rio Grande, Arkansas River, South Platte River
Major Lakes - Grand Lake, Blue Mesa Reservoir, John Martin Reservoir
Highest Point - Mt. Elbert; 14,433 feet (4,399 m) above sea level
Number of Counties - 64
Bordering States - Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, Wyoming

Origin of the Name Colorado - The word Colorado is Spanish for the "color red," and refers to the muddy Colorado River
State Nickname - Centennial State, Colorful Colorado
State Motto - "Nil sine Numine" - Nothing Without Providence
State Song - Where the Columbines Grow

Dinosaur Fossils Found in Colorado - Allosaurus, Amphicoelias, Apatosaurus, Brachiosaurus, Camarasaurus, Camptosaurus, Cathetosaurus, Ceratosaurus, Cionodon, Denversaurus, Diplodocus, Dryosaurus, Dystylosaurus, Edmontosaurus, Epanterias, Haplocanthosaurus, Marshosaurus, Nanosaurus, Ornithomimus, Othnielia, Polyonax, Stegosaurus, Supersaurus, Torvosaurus, Triceratops, Tyrannosaurus rex, Ultrasauros

Colorado State Symbols and Emblems:

State Flag

The official state flag of Colorado was adopted on June 5, 1911. It was designed by Andrew Carlisle Johnson in 1911. The white in the flag symbolizes Colorado's snowcapped mountains, the blue symbolizes clear blue skies, the red symbolizes the reddish soil, and the golden yellow represents the Sun. Attached to the flag is a cord of gold and silver, intertwined with gold and silver tassels.

Animal Symbols:

State Bird

Lark bunting

State Animal

Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep

State Insect

Colorado Hairstreak Butterfly

State Fish

Greenback Cutthroat Trout

State Fossil


A plant-eating dinosaur with plates along its back.

Plant Symbols:

State Flower

Rocky Mountain Columbine
(White and Lavender)

State Tree

Colorado Blue Spruce

State Grass

Blue grama grass

Earth Symbols:

State Gemstone


State Soil


Miscellaneous Symbol:

Related Pages:

Word Wheel

US State Wheel
This 2-page print-out makes a wheel about a single US state; the student fills out the information on the wheel. It consists of a base page together with a rear wheel that spins around. After putting the wheel together, the student follows the instructions on the front wheel (coloring in the state on a US map and drawing a small map of the state) and fills out the 12 sections of the wheel with information about one state. When you spin the wheel, facts about the US State appear, including: Biggest Cities, Capital, Flag, Bodies of Water, Postal Abbreviation, State Bird, Population (rank), Area (rank), Residents Called, Bordered by, Major Industries, and Entered Union (order).


Free Printable Colorado Flag Coloring Page. Free Printable Colorado Flag Coloring to share at school with students and have a fun educational activity about The State of Colorado. Good printable to use as part of Colorado US State history or social studies lesson. The kids can have fun with crayons and learn more about Colorado “The Centennial State” at home or school. Print all the Colorado flag coloring pages that you need for your kids with you home or office printer. The Flag Coloring Page needs blue, red and yellow color crayons. Click the link below to download the free printable Colorado Flag Coloring Page now in PDF format.

Instructions: Click the print link to open a new window in your browser with the PDF file. Then you can print or download using your browser’s menu.

Print Colorado Flag Coloring Page

Free Printable Colorado Flag Coloring Page

Free Printable Colorado Flag Coloring Page

  1. Log home kitchen countertops
  2. Ford power steering adapter
  3. White queen series
  4. Mandala stone painting kits
  5. Vanderpump rules 2015 season

Flag of Colorado

Flag of Colorado.svg
UseCivil and state flag
AdoptedMarch 31, 1964; 57 years ago (1964-03-31)
DesignThree horizontal stripes of blue, white, and blue. On top of these stripes sits a circular red "C", filled with a golden disk.
Designed byAndrew Carlisle Carson

The flag of the state of Colorado consists of three horizontal stripes of equal width, the top and bottom stripes blue, and the middle stripe white, on top of which sits a circular red "C", filled with a golden disk. The blue is meant to represent the skies, the gold stands for the abundant sunshine the state enjoys, the white represents the snowcapped mountains, and the red represents the ruddy earth.[1]


The flag was designed by Andrew Carlisle Carson in 1911 and adopted by the Colorado General Assembly on June 5 of the same year.[citation needed] However, the legislature did not specify the size of the "C" or the exact shade of blue or red. Thus, some flags were in slightly different colors and had the "C" wholly within the center stripe. On February 28, 1929, the General Assembly added to the description of the flag that the blue and red would be the same color as the flag of the United States. On March 31, 1964, the legislature further dictated the diameter of the gold disc to be equal to the width of the center stripe.

  • Variant state flag, 1911–1964

An example of a Colorado state highway sign

In a 2001 survey of 72 state, provincial, and territorial flags conducted by the North American Vexillological Association, Colorado's flag was ranked number 16.[2]

The Colorado state flag is also incorporated into the design of Colorado's state highway markers. Colorado is the only state to incorporate its entire, unaltered flag design into its State Route Marker.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]


Free Printable Colorado State Flag

FREE Printable Colorado Flag

Looking for good quality High Resolution image of Colorado State Flag to print? Just click on one of the Colorado Flags shown above. No downloads required, just click and print. deSIGNery has both the full color high resolution or the Colorado state flag for kids and adults to color. With printer set to print at 100% each flag will print to a size of 10 inches wide in landscape mode. Adjust % picture size in printer options to change size of printed image. A 50% image size will print an approximate width of 5 inches.

FREE Color Book page of the Colorado State Flag

GOT Kids? Kids love to color and if they need to do a project in geography and looking for a state flag to color, we have all 50 state flags including the Colorado State flag. Color book pages from deSIGNery have wide black lines to help keep the coloring inside the colored area.

Like us on facebook and follow us on Twitter

By clicking on any of the social media images helps deSIGNery promote free coloring pages without the need to advertise. We generally only post a few sale items per month on our pages so that we will not fill up your wall with daily ads.

CO State Flag

Please contact deSIGNery if you notice any errors in the CO state flags. deSIGNery will be putting together a free kids coloring eBook and if you have any suggestions of items that you or your children like to color, contact us with your suggestions


Colorado flag printable state

Just received and still being experienced. A little time passed until we came to our senses and again sat down at the table to refresh ourselves. Everyone wanted to continue our storytelling game. It was Max's turn, but you were especially interested in my story, so you asked vividly: - Was there a continuation of your story.

I immediately replied that it was.

Learn about the history and symbolism behind Colorado's state flag

Dima took off his jeans and panties. The naked man did not cause panic, only curiosity and a surge of excitement. What an erotic sight when a man puts on a condom.

You will also like:

I grunted, taking a sip of half a glass of wine in one fell swoop. - Ill go, perhaps, otol, does not fit already. Genka grunted as he accepted the glass from me: Look, don't look in your pants. - For whom are you holding.

27 28 29 30 31