2 days in Denver & Copper Mountain Itinerary

2 days in Denver & Copper Mountain Itinerary

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2 days in Denver & Copper Mountain Itinerary

Start: Denver
1
Denver
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Copper Mountain
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Denver

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): learn more about the world around you at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, then shop like a local with Denver Botanic Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum, and finally take a stroll through 16th Street Mall.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Denver trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Denver. In July in Denver, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Copper Mountain.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
16th Street Mall ©
16th Street Mall
Molly Brown House Museum ©
Molly Brown House Museum

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Copper Mountain

Copper Mountain ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Copper Mountain and then make a trip to New Village.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Copper Mountain itinerary planner.

Getting from Denver to Copper Mountain by car takes about 1.5 hours. When traveling from Denver in July, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Copper Mountain: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Copper Mountain

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Copper Mountain ©
Copper Mountain

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