7 days in Carbondale & Breckenridge Itinerary

7 days in Carbondale & Breckenridge Itinerary

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Carbondale
— 2 nights
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Breckenridge
— 4 nights
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Carbondale

— 2 nights
The Town of Carbondale is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. You've now added Penny Hot Springs to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, then hike along Hanging Lake Trail, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hanging Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the natural beauty of Penny Hot Springs.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Carbondale trip itinerary maker site.

Denver to Carbondale is an approximately 3-hour car ride. While traveling from Denver, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Carbondale, ranging from highs of 38°F to lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Carbondale

Parks · Nature · Spas · Outdoors

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Breckenridge

— 4 nights

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.
Explore Breckenridge's surroundings by going to Independence Pass (in Aspen) and Vail (Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame, Vail Mountain Resort, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Main Street, contemplate the long history of High Line Railroad Park, stop by The Cheese Shop of Breckenridge, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Breckenridge day trip tool.

You can drive from Carbondale to Breckenridge in 2.5 hours. April in Breckenridge sees daily highs of 35°F and lows of 22°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Museums

Side Trips