14 days in Colorado Itinerary

14 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Estes Park
— 4 nights
2
Boulder
— Few hours
3
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
4
Canon City
— Few hours
5
Salida
— 1 night
6
Snowmass Village
— 1 night
7
Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
8
Denver
— 2 nights

4
nights
Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Horseback Riding Tours. Step off the beaten path and head to State Forest State Park and Mountain Blown Glass.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Estes Park driving holiday planning app.

Atlanta to Estes Park is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In October, Estes Park is slightly colder than Atlanta - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Boulder.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

State Forest State Park
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
State Forest State Park ©
State Forest State Park
Mountain Blown Glass ©
Mountain Blown Glass

few
hours
Boulder

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Balloon Rides. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Boulder online vacation planner.

Drive from Estes Park to Boulder in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Boulder are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Boulder

Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Garden of the Gods.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Colorado Springs using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Boulder to Colorado Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

few
hours
Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
You've now added Royal Gorge Route Railroad to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): tour the old-fashioned way with Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read Canon City online holiday builder.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Canon City in an hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Canon City, with lows of °F. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Salida.

Things to do in Canon City

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Royal Gorge Route Railroad ©
Royal Gorge Route Railroad

1
night
Salida

Salida
The City of Salida is a Statutory City that is the county seat and most populous city of Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes All Season Adventures.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salida trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Canon City to Salida by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Canon City in October, with highs in Salida at °F and lows at °F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Snowmass Village.

Things to do in Salida

Outdoors Tours

1
night
Snowmass Village

Snowmass Village
Snowmass Village is a Home Rule Municipality in Pitkin County, Colorado, United States. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Snowmass Village trip builder website.

Getting from Salida to Snowmass Village by car takes about 4 hours. In October, Snowmass Village is slightly colder than Salida - with highs of °F and lows of °F. On the 16th (Tue), you're off to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Snowmass Village

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
nights
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs ©
Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 16th (Tue), get your game on at Johnson Park Miniature Golf. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at True Nature Healing Arts and then sample the fine beverages at Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Snowmass Village to Glenwood Springs takes an hour. Traveling from Snowmass Village in October, you will find days in Glenwood Springs are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). On the 18th (Thu), you'll travel to Denver.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Spas Fun & Games

Side Trip

Carbondale
Highlights from your plan
True Nature Healing Arts ©
True Nature Healing Arts
Marble Distilling Co. & The Distillery Inn ©
Johnson Park Miniature Golf ©
Johnson Park Miniature Golf

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Denver Zoo and then try to win big at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Denver road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Denver takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, Denver is somewhat warmer than Glenwood Springs - with highs of °F and lows of °F. You will leave for home on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Denver

Parks Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ameristar Casino Resort Spa
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Ameristar Casino Resort Spa ©
Ameristar Casino Resort Spa
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

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