6 days in Montrose & Colorado Springs Itinerary

6 days in Montrose & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Montrose
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights

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Montrose

Montrose ©
The City of Montrose is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Montrose County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Montrose County Historical Museum, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Mountain West, then take an in-depth tour of Ute Indian Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Montrose Water Sports Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Montrose tour planner.

Denver to Montrose is an approximately 5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in October, and nighttime lows around 38°F. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Montrose

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
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Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park ©
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
Museum of the Mountain West ©
Museum of the Mountain West
Ute Indian Museum ©
Ute Indian Museum

3
nights
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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Garden of the Gods, cruise along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, look for gifts at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, and take a memorable tour with The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs planning site.

Traveling by car from Montrose to Colorado Springs takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pikes Peak - America's Mountain
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

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