7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— Few hours
2
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
3
Crested Butte
— 2 nights
4
Breckenridge
— 2 nights

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): explore the fascinating landscape at High Dune Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve road trip planning site.

Dalhart to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dalhart in July, things will get slightly colder in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve: highs are around 83°F and lows about 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
High Dune Trail ©
High Dune Trail

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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.
Garden of the Gods has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Garden of the Gods and then walk around North Cheyenne Canon Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs online trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Colorado Springs with the Route module. Traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in July, Colorado Springs is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Crested Butte.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum ©
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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Crested Butte

Crested Butte ©
Crested Butte is a home rule municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum, then grab your bike and head to Trail 403, then pause for some serene contemplation at Union Congregational Church, and finally hike along Lower Loop Mountain Bike Trail. Keep things going the next day: trek along Meridian Lake and then hit the slopes at Crested Butte Mountain Resort.

Plan my day in Crested Butte using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Crested Butte in 4 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Colorado Springs in July, with highs in Crested Butte at 79°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Crested Butte

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Crested Butte Mountain Resort ©
Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum ©
Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum
Union Congregational Church ©
Union Congregational Church

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): steep yourself in history at High Line Railroad Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Powder Trail, then examine the collection at Barney Ford Victorian House, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue River Bikeway.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Breckenridge day trip planner.

You can drive from Crested Butte to Breckenridge in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Crested Butte in July, you will find days in Breckenridge are little chillier (65°F), and nights are about the same (49°F). You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
High Line Railroad Park ©
High Line Railroad Park
Barney Ford Victorian House ©
Barney Ford Victorian House
Black Powder Trail ©
Black Powder Trail

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