9 days in Colorado & Wyoming Itinerary

9 days in Colorado & Wyoming Itinerary

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9 days in Colorado & Wyoming Itinerary

Evansville
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
Steamboat Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Aspen
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h
Denver
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Evansville

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Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
On the 22nd (Fri), fly down the slopes at Steamboat Ski Resort.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Steamboat Springs trip builder .

Evansville to Steamboat Springs is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Evansville to Steamboat Springs is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Evansville in March, with highs in Steamboat Springs at 45°F and lows at 21°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports
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Steamboat Ski Resort ©
Steamboat Ski Resort

1
day
Aspen

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary and then stroll through Aspen Snowmass.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Aspen visit planning tool .

Traveling by car from Steamboat Springs to Aspen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 48°F, and evening lows to 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Aspen

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Aspen Snowmass
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Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

4
days
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elephant Back Mountain.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Aspen to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Aspen in March, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 36°F and 10°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

1
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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
On the 28th (Thu), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Denver Zoo, then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then explore and take pictures at Coors Field.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Denver trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Denver by combination of car and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in March, with highs in Denver at 55°F and lows at 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to catcht the bus to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field

2
days
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
On the 29th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Garden of the Gods, then examine the collection at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and then go for a walk through Pikes Peak. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, then find something for the whole family at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

Make your Colorado Springs itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by bus from Denver to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

North Pole - Santa's Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Pikes Peak ©
Pikes Peak
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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