Definitely, I'll be getting it dirty once I've had a chance to learn dirt on my father in laws 250, no need to deal with 500lbs plus of bike as a newb.
Plenty of micro brews up in Firestone, Longmont, Lyons, Estes Park, and Fort Collins.
1998 KLR-650 (wrecked)
2000 KTM 950 Adventure (sold and regret it)
2001 KTM 640 Enduro/SuperMoto (sold, no regrets)
2008 Honda Shadow 750 Spirit
2011 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero