6 days in Colorado & Utah Itinerary

6 days in Colorado & Utah Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 day
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Moab
— 3 nights
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Aspen
— 2 nights

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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 19th (Fri), kick your exploration up a notch at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure and then walk around Garden of the Gods.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs road trip planning tool.

Chicago to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Colorado Springs. When traveling from Chicago in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 57°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

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Moab

Moab ©

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 20th (Sat), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Arches National Park. There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, see the world from above with Pinnacle Helicopters, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Fiend.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Moab day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Colorado Springs to Moab takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In March in Moab, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Aspen.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Trails
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Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park
Off-Road Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): hit the slopes at Aspen Snowmass and then appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Buttermilk Mountain.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Aspen day trip planning app.

You can drive from Moab to Aspen in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Moab in March, with highs in Aspen at 48°F and lows at 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature

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Buttermilk Mountain ©
Buttermilk Mountain
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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