4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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4 days in Colorado Itinerary

Columbus
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
Columbus

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Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

The Gunnison River has been hard at work over the past two million years, carving out the sheer cliffs and towering spires that today make up Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park trip builder.

Columbus to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Columbus to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Nature Parks
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Aspen

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through The John Denver Sanctuary and then test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Aspen vacation trip planner.

Getting from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park to Aspen by car takes about 3.5 hours. In October in Aspen, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 30°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Spas

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Thermal Spas
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Maroon Bells
Thermal Spas
Independence Pass

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