6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Joplin
car:  7​h 30​min
1
Colby
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Estes Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Pueblo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Dodge City
— 1 night
Drive:  14​h
End: Joplin

2
nights
Colby

Colby ©
Colby is a city in and the county seat of Thomas County, Kansas, United States. For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Colby road trip tool .

Joplin to Colby is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Joplin in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Colby, with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Estes Park.

Things to do in Colby

Museums

Side Trip

Prairie Dog Town
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Prairie Museum of Art & History ©
Prairie Museum of Art & History

1
night
Estes Park

More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
On the 6th (Sun), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then cruise along Peak to Peak Scenic Byway.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Estes Park trip maker app .

Drive from Colby to Estes Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Colby to Estes Park is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Estes Park are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Pueblo.

Things to do in Estes Park

Scenic Drive Outdoors Spas
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Spas
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway ©
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway

1
night
Pueblo

Pueblo ©
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Pueblo Heritage Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum, and then head outdoors with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Pueblo day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Estes Park to Pueblo takes 3.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Pueblo can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Dodge City.

Things to do in Pueblo

Outdoors Museums
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Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum ©
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
Pueblo Heritage Museum ©
Pueblo Heritage Museum

1
night
Dodge City

Dodge City ©
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): try to win big at Boothill Casino and Resort.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dodge City trip website .

Traveling by car from Pueblo to Dodge City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pueblo to Dodge City. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Pueblo in October since evenings lows in Dodge City dip to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dodge City

Casinos Fun & Games
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Boothill Casino and Resort ©
Boothill Casino and Resort

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