4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Steamboat Springs
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Palisade
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Aspen
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Steamboat Springs

Ski Town USA

An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): stroll through Steamboat Gondola, push the limits with an extreme tour, and then admire the natural beauty at Yampa River Botanic Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Yampa River Core Trail, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then contemplate the long history of Tread of Pioneers Museum, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Steamboat Springs trip itinerary planning website.

Houston to Steamboat Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Steamboat Springs due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Houston in August, plan for little chillier days in Steamboat Springs, with highs around 79°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Palisade.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Spas
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Yampa River Core Trail ©
Yampa River Core Trail
Fishing Charters & Tours

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Palisade

Palisade ©
Palisade is a Statutory Town in Mesa County, Colorado, United States. On the 22nd (Sat), learn about winemaking at Varaison Vineyards and Winery, learn about winemaking at Talon Winery, then learn about winemaking at Meadery of the Rockies, and finally do a tasting at Maison la Belle Vie Winery.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Palisade trip tool.

Traveling by car from Steamboat Springs to Palisade takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Steamboat Springs in August, expect Palisade to be somewhat warmer, temps between 89°F and 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Palisade

Wineries
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Varaison Vineyards and Winery ©
Varaison Vineyards and Winery
Maison la Belle Vie Winery ©
Maison la Belle Vie Winery
Meadery of the Rockies ©
Meadery of the Rockies

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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 23rd (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Elk Mountain Expeditions, pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary, and then hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Aspen day trip planning website.

Drive from Palisade to Aspen in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Palisade in August, expect Aspen to be little chillier, temps between 77°F and 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail
Elk Mountain Expeditions ©
Elk Mountain Expeditions
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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