7 days in Denver, Snowmass Village & Colorado Springs Itinerary

7 days in Denver, Snowmass Village & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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7 days in Denver, Snowmass Village & Colorado Springs Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  5​h
1
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Snowmass Village
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Denver
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h
End: Houston

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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Boreas Pass Road has been added to your itinerary.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Denver vacation builder website .

Houston to Denver is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Houston to Denver due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Houston, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Snowmass Village.

Things to do in Denver

Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Boreas Pass Road
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Boreas Pass Road ©
Boreas Pass Road

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Snowmass Village

Snowmass Village ©
Snowmass Village is a Home Rule Municipality in Pitkin County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells and then look for all kinds of wild species at Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Snowmass Village trip planner .

You can fly from Denver to Snowmass Village in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and car. In October, Snowmass Village is little chillier than Denver - with highs of 60°F and lows of 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Snowmass Village

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Aspen, Thermal Spas, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
Thermal Spas

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure as well as Red Leg Brewing Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Garden of the Gods, whizz through the canopy at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, then go for a walk through Pike's Peak - America's Mountain, and finally join in the after-dark buzz at Red Leg Brewing Company.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip planner.

Getting from Snowmass Village to Colorado Springs by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Snowmass Village in October, things will get a bit warmer in Colorado Springs: highs are around 67°F and lows about 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow time for the bus ride to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Fountain Creek Nature Center
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Pike's Peak - America's Mountain ©
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure
Fountain Creek Nature Center ©
Fountain Creek Nature Center

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Denver

Denver
To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Denver day trip planning tool .

You can take a bus from Colorado Springs to Denver in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. On the 16th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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