4 days in Silverton & Salt Lake City Itinerary

4 days in Silverton & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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4 days in Silverton & Salt Lake City Itinerary

Start: Denver
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Silverton
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Denver

2
nights
Silverton

Silverton ©
The town of Silverton is a Statutory Town that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in San Juan County, Colorado, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to San Juan County Historical Society and Cascade Falls Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Silverton: Ouray (Animas Forks, Bachelor Syracuse Mine Tour, & more). There's much more to do: hike along Ice Lakes Trail, head outdoors with Molas Pass, look for gifts at Route 550 Gifts, and go deep underground at Idarado Mine.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Silverton day trip website .

Denver to Silverton is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Denver in July, expect Silverton to be slightly colder, temps between 74°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Silverton

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Ouray
Highlights from your plan
San Juan County Historical Society ©
Ice Lakes Trail ©
Ice Lakes Trail
Ouray Alchemist Museum ©
Ouray Alchemist Museum

1
day
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Church History Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Assembly Hall, then walk around Liberty Park, and finally admire all the interesting features of Smith's Ballpark.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online road trip planner .

You can drive from Silverton to Salt Lake City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Silverton in August, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Salt Lake City: temperatures range from 92°F by day to 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Liberty Park ©
Liberty Park
Smith's Ballpark ©
Smith's Ballpark
Church History Museum ©
Church History Museum

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