6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Ouray
— 1 night
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Grand Junction
— 2 nights
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Steamboat Springs
— 1 night
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Breckenridge
— 1 night

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Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Ouray County Museum, trek along Cascade Falls Park, then admire the sheer force of Bear Creek Falls, and finally trek along Perimeter Trail.

Make your Ouray itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fresno to Ouray is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Fresno to Ouray is 1 hour. In August, Ouray is cooler than Fresno - with highs of 70°F and lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Ouray

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Spas

Side Trips

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Cascade Falls Park ©
Cascade Falls Park
Spas
Perimeter Trail ©
Perimeter Trail

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Grand Junction

Grand Junction ©
The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Varaison Vineyards and Winery, then learn about winemaking at Red Fox Cellars, then do a tasting at Carlson Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room, and finally wander the streets of Downtown Grand Junction. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at St Kathryn Cellars, do a tasting at Talon Winery, then do a tasting at Meadery of the Rockies, and finally learn about winemaking at Maison la Belle Vie Winery.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Junction travel route planner.

You can drive from Ouray to Grand Junction in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ouray in August: high temperatures in Grand Junction hover around 89°F and lows are around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Grand Junction

Wineries · Neighborhoods

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Downtown Grand Junction ©
Downtown Grand Junction
Carlson Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room ©
Carlson Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room
Varaison Vineyards and Winery ©
Varaison Vineyards and Winery

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Yampa River Botanic Park, browse the collection at Tread of Pioneers Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at The Crooked Key, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Steamboat Springs holiday planner.

You can drive from Grand Junction to Steamboat Springs in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Grand Junction in August, things will get slightly colder in Steamboat Springs: highs are around 79°F and lows about 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Spas · Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
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Spas
Tread of Pioneers Museum ©
Tread of Pioneers Museum
The Crooked Key ©
The Crooked Key

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Breckenridge

Colorado's Kingdom

Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Barney Ford Victorian House, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Breckenridge trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and taxi from Steamboat Springs to Breckenridge takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from Steamboat Springs in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Breckenridge: temperatures range from 62°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Spas · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Spas
River Rafting & Tubing
Barney Ford Victorian House ©
Barney Ford Victorian House

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