9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, Drive to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ouray
— 2 nights
Drive
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Moab
— 2 nights
Drive
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Dinosaur
— 1 night
Drive
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Keystone
— 1 night
Fly

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Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Little Medano Creek and then explore the fascinating landscape at High Dune Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve road trip website.

Huntsville to Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Huntsville in September, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 39°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Ouray.

Things to do in Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve

Nature · Parks · Trails · Outdoors
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Ouray

Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Idarado Mine, see a world frozen in time at Animas Forks, then contemplate the long history of Yankee Girl Mine, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Black Bear Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): stroll around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park, browse the exhibits of Ouray County Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bear Creek Falls, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Ouray travel route builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve to Ouray. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve in September: highs in Ouray hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Moab.

Things to do in Ouray

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Must see
Off-Road Tours
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Bear Creek Falls ©
Waterfall
Bear Creek Falls
4.8
Black Bear Pass ©
Historic Walking Area
Black Bear Pass
5.0

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Moab

Red Desert

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 14th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Arches National Park. On the next day, surround yourself with nature on Deep Desert Expeditions, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Fiend, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Moab trip site.

Traveling by car from Ouray to Moab takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Traveling from Ouray in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Moab: highs are around 84°F and lows about 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Dinosaur.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.9

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Dinosaur

Dinosaur is a Statutory Town located in Moffat County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): trek along Jones Hole Trail and then delve into the distant past at Dinosaur National Monument.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Dinosaur trip planner.

You can drive from Moab to Dinosaur in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, Dinosaur is a bit cooler than Moab - with highs of 77°F and lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Dinosaur

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your trip

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Keystone

Keystone is a census-designated place (CDP) in Summit County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Keystone Ski Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of High Line Railroad Park and then admire all the interesting features of Boreas Pass Road.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Keystone online visit planner.

Getting from Dinosaur to Keystone by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Dinosaur in September, plan for colder days in Keystone, with highs around 46°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

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Keystone Ski Area ©
Ski Area
Keystone Ski Area
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High Line Railroad Park ©
Historic Site
High Line Railroad Park
4.7

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