10 days in Colorado Itinerary

10 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Mosca
— 2 nights
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Pagosa Springs
— 2 nights
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Mesa Verde National Park
— 1 night
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Frisco
— 1 night
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Aspen
— 2 nights

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 12th (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation and then walk around Garden of the Gods. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around North Cheyenne Canon Park and then identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs tour itinerary builder website.

Greenville to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Greenville to Colorado Springs is minus 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Greenville in April: highs in Colorado Springs hover around 60°F, while lows dip to 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mosca.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

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Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation

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Mosca

Mosca
Mosca is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the fascinating landscape at Great Sand Dunes National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's extreme beauty at High Dune Trail and then identify plant and animal life at Colorado Gators Reptile Park.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mosca road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Mosca takes 3 hours. Traveling from Colorado Springs in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mosca, with lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Mosca

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Great Sand Dunes National Park
Great Sand Dunes National Park
High Dune Trail ©
High Dune Trail
Colorado Gators Reptile Park ©
Colorado Gators Reptile Park

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Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs ©
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Wolf Creek Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Bath House (Hot Springs) @ The Springs Resort & Spa, then contemplate the waterfront views at San Juan River Walk, and then admire the sheer force of Treasure Falls.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pagosa Springs road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Mosca to Pagosa Springs takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Pagosa Springs can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mesa Verde National Park.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Wolf Creek Ski Resort ©
Wolf Creek Ski Resort
San Juan River Walk ©
San Juan River Walk

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Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde National Park ©
Whereas most national parks are primarily devoted to showcasing unique and special landscapes, Mesa Verde National Park focuses on ancient human habitation.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll through Spruce Canyon Trail, delve into the distant past at Spruce Tree House, and then explore the ancient world of Balcony House.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mesa Verde National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pagosa Springs to Mesa Verde National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and taxi. When traveling from Pagosa Springs in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mesa Verde National Park: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 29°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Frisco.

Things to do in Mesa Verde National Park

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Spruce Tree House ©
Spruce Tree House
Balcony House ©
Balcony House

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Frisco

Frisco ©
The Town of Frisco is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. On the 19th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Copper Mountain and then fly down the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Frisco itinerary planning website.

Getting from Mesa Verde National Park to Frisco by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Mesa Verde National Park in April, plan for colder days in Frisco, with highs around 35°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Frisco

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Copper Mountain ©
Copper Mountain
Frisco Adventure Park ©
Frisco Adventure Park

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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

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 (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Aspen Snowmass and then stop by Gene Taylor Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Rio Grande Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Aspen trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Frisco to Aspen in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Frisco in April: highs in Aspen hover around 53°F, while lows dip to 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
Gene Taylor Sports ©
Gene Taylor Sports
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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