3 days in Estes Park & Aspen Itinerary

3 days in Estes Park & Aspen Itinerary

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Estes Park
— 1 day
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Aspen
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find out how to plan a trip to Estes Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Dallas to Estes Park is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Estes Park. While traveling from Dallas, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Estes Park, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Estes Park

Outdoors · Tours · Spas
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Off-Road Tours
Spas

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around The John Denver Sanctuary and then cruise along Independence Pass.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Aspen day trip site.

You can drive from Estes Park to Aspen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Estes Park in October: high temperatures in Aspen hover around 60°F and lows are around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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