7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Colorado visit planner

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Fly
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Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive
2
Mosca
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Breckenridge
— 1 night
Taxi to Silverthorne, CO, Shuttle to Steamboat Springs
4
Steamboat Springs
— 2 nights
Fly

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night
Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs occupies a scenic location at the junction of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River, halfway between Vail and Aspen along the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 21st (Sun), fly down the slopes at Sunlight Mountain Resort and then take in breathtaking views at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Hanging Lake and then get a new perspective on things with Turtle Tubing.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs visit app.

Chicago to Glenwood Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in March, things will get a bit cooler in Glenwood Springs: highs are around 35°F and lows about 21°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mosca.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Hanging Lake ©
Water Body
Hanging Lake
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2
nights
Mosca

Mosca is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge and then admire the sheer force of Zapata Falls. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at San Luis State Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Gators Reptile Park, and then take in the natural beauty of Sand Dunes Swimming Pool & RV.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mosca driving holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Glenwood Springs to Mosca in 4 hours. When traveling from Glenwood Springs in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mosca: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 18°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Mosca

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
night
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 25th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Peak 9, ski along the peaceful trails at Breckenridge Nordic Center, and then fly down the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Breckenridge online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Mosca to Breckenridge takes 3 hours. When traveling from Mosca in March, plan for colder days in Breckenridge, with highs around 33°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Steamboat Springs

Ski Town USA

An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, fly down the slopes at Steamboat Gondola, and then test your team's savvy at The Crooked Key. Here are some ideas for day two: hit the slopes at Howelsen Hill Ski Area, then hike along Yampa River Core Trail, and then take an in-depth tour of Tread of Pioneers Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Steamboat Springs trip maker app.

Do a combination of taxi and shuttle from Breckenridge to Steamboat Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Breckenridge in March, expect nights in Steamboat Springs to be about the same, around 21°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Spas
Highlights from your trip
Tread of Pioneers Museum ©
Historic Site
Tread of Pioneers Museum
4.5

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