5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Steamboat Springs
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Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
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Denver
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night

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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 25th (Wed): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and then take in nature's colorful creations at Yampa River Botanic Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Steamboat Springs road trip planning site.

El Paso to Steamboat Springs is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from El Paso in November, expect Steamboat Springs to be cooler, temps between 43°F and 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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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 26th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Doc Holliday's Grave, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Mountains, and then test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Glenwood Springs trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Steamboat Springs to Glenwood Springs in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Steamboat Springs, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Glenwood Springs, ranging from highs of 35°F to lows of 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Denver.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Spas · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Thermal Spas
Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains
Doc Holliday's Grave ©
Doc Holliday's Grave

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Denver

Denver ©

Mile-High City

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 27th (Fri): see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of History Colorado Center. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Dinosaur Ridge, then see the interesting displays at Argo Mill and Tunnel, and then cruise along Guanella Pass.

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You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Denver in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Glenwood Springs in November, expect Denver to be somewhat warmer, temps between 54°F and 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum
Guanella Pass ©
Guanella Pass
Dinosaur Ridge ©
Dinosaur Ridge

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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.
On the 29th (Sun), learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, admire the sheer force of Helen Hunt Falls, and then stroll around Garden of the Gods.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Denver to Colorado Springs takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 27°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation
Helen Hunt Falls ©
Helen Hunt Falls

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