When Colorado sets a world record, it tends to stick. Hardworking and creative people are not easily outdone when they set their minds to something.

While Colorado is home to the world's largest solar-powered steel plant, and the world's largest wind turbine manufacturer, several milestones are far more entertaining. Here come thirteen fun, unusual, real-world records held by the state of Colorado.

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Worlds Record for Eating the Most Rocky Mountain Oysters

There is a big difference between trying Rocky Mountain Oysters once and trying to win a competitive eating contest featuring the famous dish. In case you are wondering, the record for eating the most bull testicles goes to professional eater Pat Bertoletti who finished three pounds and eleven ounces in front of a crowd at the Lady Luck Casino in Blackhawk.

Cool World Records Held in Colorado

Some of the more popular world records held in Colorado include the world's largest mineral hot springs pool in Glenwood Springs, the world's largest watercolor painting in Craig, and the world's largest flat-top mesa just outside of Grand Junction.

Let Colorado's Dog Wedding Record Be Unbroken

Here come thirteen of Colorado's fun, odd, and strange world records still standing today. Check out the gallery below to see each one. People have tried to break Colorado's record for the largest number of dogs married at once, but nobody's been able to get close. Even the original record holders could not match their previous accomplishments years later.

13 Real World Records Held in Colorado

What world records do you think are held by Colorado? The record for eating the most Rocky Mountain Oysters? Guess again. Here come thirteen of Colorado's actual world records that are still in the books today.

Gallery Credit: Wesley Adams

KEEP GOING: Six Crazy Colorado State Weather Records that Still Stand Today

Colorado is no stranger to extreme weather. What is the warmest temperature you have felt in Colorado? What about the coldest low? From triple-digit temps to sustained snowfall, here are six of Colorado's most impressive weather records waiting to be broken.

Gallery Credit: Wesley Adams

MORe: 10 of Colorado's Most Popular Myths and Legends

If you are on the hunt for myths and legends the good news is you will not have to go far to find them in Colorado. All four corners of the state are filled with their own local legends and eerie encounters.

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