8 days in Canon City & Buena Vista Itinerary

8 days in Canon City & Buena Vista Itinerary

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8 days in Canon City & Buena Vista Itinerary

Start: Hutchinson
Drive:  9​h
1
Canon City
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Buena Vista
— 5 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
End: Hutchinson

1
night
Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Play Dirty ATV Tours as well as Royal Gorge Bridge and Park.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Canon City online holiday planner .

Hutchinson to Canon City is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Hutchinson to Canon City. In March in Canon City, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Buena Vista.

Things to do in Canon City

Transportation Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Play Dirty ATV Tours
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Royal Gorge Bridge and Park ©
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Play Dirty ATV Tours ©
Play Dirty ATV Tours

5
nights
Buena Vista

Buena Vista ©
The Town of Buena Vista is a Statutory Town in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jumpin' Good Goat Dairy and Deerhammer Distillery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Buena Vista: Leadville (Mineral Belt Trail, Hopemore Mine Tour, & more), Agnes Vaille Waterfall (in Nathrop) and Schofield Pass (in Crested Butte). The adventure continues: get great views at Collegiate Peaks Scenic Overlook, see a world frozen in time at South Park City Museum, sample the tasty concoctions at South Park Brewing Colorado, and get engrossed in the history at Buena Vista Heritage Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Buena Vista tour planning website .

Traveling by car from Canon City to Buena Vista takes 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Canon City in March: high temperatures in Buena Vista hover around 52°F and lows are around 23°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Buena Vista

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Leadville, Fairplay, Agnes Vaille Waterfall, Schofield Pass
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Schofield Pass ©
Schofield Pass
Jumpin' Good Goat Dairy ©
Jumpin' Good Goat Dairy
Deerhammer Distillery ©
Deerhammer Distillery

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