16 days in Colorado Itinerary

16 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Snowmass Village
— 1 night
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Glenwood Springs
— 2 nights
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Steamboat Springs
— 3 nights
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Frisco
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Pagosa Springs
— 3 nights
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Cortez
— 2 nights

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Snowmass Village

Snowmass Village ©
Snowmass Village is a Home Rule Municipality in Pitkin County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Snowmass Village road trip website.

Orlando to Snowmass Village is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Orlando to Snowmass Village due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in March, things will get colder in Snowmass Village: highs are around 48°F and lows about 21°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Snowmass Village

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Ski Area
Aspen Snowmass
4.7
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Gene Taylor Sports
4.8

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Hanging Lake, examine the collection at Frontier Historical Museum, and then stroll through Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Sunlight Mountain Resort and then pause for some photo ops at Doc Holliday's Grave.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Glenwood Springs online tour planner.

Getting from Snowmass Village to Glenwood Springs by car takes about an hour. While traveling from Snowmass Village, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Glenwood Springs, ranging from highs of 35°F to lows of 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Hanging Lake
4.7

3
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Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©

Ski Town USA

An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Step off the beaten path and head to Howelsen Hill Ski Area and Steamboat Art Museum. Step out of Steamboat Springs with an excursion to Elk River Guest Ranch in Clark--about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Yampa River Botanic Park, stroll through Steamboat Powdercats, and fly down the slopes at Mount Werner.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Steamboat Springs holiday planning website.

You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Steamboat Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in March, expect nights in Steamboat Springs to be about the same, around 21°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Frisco.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Lesson / Workshop
Steamboat Art Museum
4.8

2
nights
Frisco

Frisco ©
The Town of Frisco is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Copper Mountain and then hit the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): fly down the slopes at Arapahoe Basin.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Frisco trip planner.

Drive from Steamboat Springs to Frisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Steamboat Springs in March: highs in Frisco hover around 33°F, while lows dip to 19°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Frisco

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Arapahoe Basin
4.5
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Ski Area
Copper Mountain
4.4

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): trek along Manitou Springs Incline, take in the exciting artwork at Commonwheel Artists Co-op, and then explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon Open Space. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, take in the dramatic scenery at Helen Hunt Falls, then learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Frisco to Colorado Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Frisco in March, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Colorado Springs: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 28°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Pagosa Springs.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Red Rock Canyon Open Space
4.8
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
4.7
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Waterfall
Helen Hunt Falls
4.5

3
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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. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wolf Creek Ski Resort and Piedra River Trail. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Treasure Falls, see the interesting displays at San Juan Historical Museum, ride a horse along Diamond Hitch Stables, and take in the exciting artwork at Lantern Dancer.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pagosa Springs road trip planning tool.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Pagosa Springs by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, daily temperatures in Pagosa Springs can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cortez.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Piedra River Trail
4.9
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Specialty Museum
San Juan Historical Museum
4.8

2
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Cortez

Cortez ©
As the closest town to a national park known for its archeological dwellings, Cortez sits along ancient trails that native Puebloan tribes have used for millennia.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Spruce Tree House, explore the world behind art at Notah Dineh Trading Company and Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Hovenweep National Monument.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cortez online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Pagosa Springs to Cortez takes 2 hours. While traveling from Pagosa Springs, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cortez, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 29°F. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cortez

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Natural History Museum
The Anasazi Heritage Center
4.9

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