Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Strasburg, Colorado
A Peaceful Recovery in a Beautiful Small Town setting
If you’re battling substance abuse and need a peaceful place to get well, why not abandon the hustle and bustle of the big city for the natural beauties of small-town Colorado? The city of Strasburg, population 2,447, offers exactly that. It’s a place where history was made — the place where construction of the Trans-Continental Railroad finally came to a triumphant halt — and you can learn all about it at the Comanche Crossing Historical Society and Museum. You’ll also get to explore the great outdoors at Barr Lake State Park, a family-friendly center for boating, kayaking, hunting, horseback riding and fishing. You can even go scuba diving in the Aurora Reservoir.
If you need to fly to Strasburg, you’re in luck. This little town is just 22 miles from Denver International Airport, which does business with some 65 different airlines. From there, you can either rent a car for your yourself or take advantage of the numerous local shuttle and taxi services that provide ground transportation to Strasburg and other nearby towns.
If you like recognizable seasons, you’ll like Strasburg. The local weather has an exceptionally wide temperature range, allowing for winter lows below 20 degrees and summer highs above 90s. It’s also less humid than the national average all year round, making those temperatures more comfortable. You can also expect expect several inches of snowfall – especially in March, oddly enough.
Strasburg and the surrounding area offers some nice places for you, your family members, or visiting loved ones to stay during your treatment. Strasburg itself plays host to the Strasburg Inn Hotel, and old-fashioned inn with reasonable rates. Just down the road in neighboring Byers you’ll find the Budget Cost Longhorn Motel and the Lazy 8 Motel. And since you’re just a short drive from Denver, you also have the option of staying any of that city’s hundreds of hotels, bed and breakfasts and resorts.
Strasburg is such a nice place to visit that you might just decide to make it your permanent home once you’ve finished your course of treatment. Construction is the biggest industry in town, with trucking/driving, material distribution and electrical work among the top occupations. Of course you could also commute to bustling Denver – and then return to the peace and quiet of Strasburg!