9 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

9 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Canon City
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 6 nights

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Canon City

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take a memorable ride with Royal Gorge Bridge and Park, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then stop by The Gold Mine Rock Shop. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the old-fashioned way with Royal Gorge Route Railroad, whizz through the canopy at Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours, then see the world from above with Royal Gorge Helitours, and finally take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Canon City itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Canon City. In July in Canon City, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Nature
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park ©
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

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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.
Kids will enjoy Garden of the Gods and Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. The adventure continues: meet the residents at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, get interesting insight from The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure, admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls, and get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Canon City to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Canon City in July, plan for little chillier nights in Colorado Springs, with lows around 58°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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