9 days in Colorado Itinerary

9 days in Colorado Itinerary

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9 days in Colorado Itinerary

Start: Savannah
Drive:  30​h
1
Pagosa Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Crested Butte
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Frisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  28​h
End: Savannah

2
nights
Pagosa Springs

Pagosa Springs ©
Pagosa Springs is a municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Lantern Dancer. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the natural beauty of The Springs Resort & Spa, hike along San Juan River Walk, then shop like a local with Two Old Crows, and finally savor the flavors at The Choke Cherry Tree.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pagosa Springs route planner .

Savannah to Pagosa Springs is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Savannah in January, with highs in Pagosa Springs at 37°F and lows at 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Crested Butte.

Things to do in Pagosa Springs

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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San Juan River Walk ©
San Juan River Walk
Wolf Creek Ski Resort ©
Wolf Creek Ski Resort
The Springs Resort & Spa ©
The Springs Resort & Spa

1
night
Crested Butte

Crested Butte ©
Crested Butte is a home rule municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Crested Butte Mountain Resort and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Montanya Distillers.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Crested Butte holiday planner .

You can drive from Pagosa Springs to Crested Butte in 4 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Pagosa Springs in January: high temperatures in Crested Butte hover around 23°F and lows are around -4°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Crested Butte

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Crested Butte Mountain Resort ©
Crested Butte Mountain Resort
Montanya Distillers ©
Montanya Distillers

1
night
Glenwood Springs

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 25th (Fri), stroll through Sunlight Mountain Resort and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs journey maker site .

You can drive from Crested Butte to Glenwood Springs in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Crested Butte in January, Glenwood Springs is much warmer at night with lows of 17°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Frisco.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sunlight Mountain Resort ©
Sunlight Mountain Resort

2
nights
Frisco

Frisco ©
The Town of Frisco is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Peak 9, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House, and then fly down the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: glide through natural beauty at Breckenridge Nordic Center.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Frisco trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by bus from Glenwood Springs to Frisco takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daytime highs in Frisco are 25°F, while nighttime lows are 14°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Frisco

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Breckenridge
Highlights from your plan
Frisco Adventure Park ©
Frisco Adventure Park
Breckenridge Nordic Center ©
Breckenridge Nordic Center

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