Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, a holiday, or are looking for a treat after a long day in the backcountry, a doughnut is the perfect sweet treat for any occasion. Colorado has quite a few craft food makers, and doughnuts are no exception. If you’re looking for an exceptional doughnut experience, here are 6 of the best doughnuts in Colorado.
1. Summit House – Top of Pikes Peak
One of the neatest places to grab doughnuts is the Summit House at the top of Pikes Peak near Colorado Springs. At over 14,000 feet, it’s incredible to be able to find such delicious treats above treeline. Click here for more info!
2. Sweet Coloradough – Glenwood Springs, Colorado
This Glenwood Springs bakery features some of the most innovative specialty doughnuts (the glazing is particularly incredible). Also enjoy cupcakes with fruit filling, and even grab a sandwich if you’re particularly hungry. Click here for more info!
3. Milk Run Donut Café – Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Another small town doughnut shop, the Milk Run Donut Café offers some fantastic glazed donut holes. For those who want a portable option for their donut holes, try the famous donut hole kabob that features some of the best doughnuts in Colorado. Click here for more info!
4. Donut Oven – Pueblo, Colorado
This awesome doughnut shop in southeast Colorado combines delicious breakfast snacks with some of the best meat in southern Colorado. Check out the bacon pastries in addition to breakfast burritos and other snacks. Click here for more info!
5. Amy’s Donuts – Colorado Springs, Colorado
Amy’s is famous in Colorado Springs for its whimsical decorating on top of their homemade light and airy donuts. M&M and Oreo crumbs are some of the tastiest donuts from this local shop. Click here for more info!
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6. Voodoo Doughnut – Denver, Colorado
Likely the most famous doughnuts in Colorado, Voodoo Doughnut offers unique doughnuts with soft flakes along with their own beverage line. If you only get a chance to check out only one of these stores, this is likely the shop you want to try for some of the best doughnuts in Colorado. Click here for more info!
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