The highest paved road anywhere in America is right here in Colorado. Of course, the highest incorporated town in America is also here in Colorado, and so is the highest bridge.

Score one more for Colorado because we are also home to the Highest Ferris Wheel in America. Can you guess who takes care of it for us? Santa Claus!

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The Highest Ferris Wheel In America

The Ferris Wheel with this highest elevation in America is owned by Mr. and Mrs Claus in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The wheel is a part of the North Pole Santa's Workshop near the base of Pikes Peak. The ride sits at 7,500 feet above sea level, making it the highest Ferris Wheel in the United States.

The Ferris Wheel at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs has an elevation of about 7,100 feet above sea level.

The North Pole: Santa's Workshop

This fun theme park has been locally owned and operated by members of the Haggard family who opened the theme park in 1956. Santa's Workshop is open from May to Christmas Eve. The amusement park features 28 rides, a petting zoo, sweet shops, a snack area, and a shopping area with Colorado-themed gifts.

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