4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Denver
Bus:  1 h
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h
2
Delta
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Rifle
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
4
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
End: Denver

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs online trip itinerary builder.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1- hour bus ride. You can also drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Delta.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

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Delta

Delta ©
The City of Delta is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Delta County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): examine the collection at Delta County Museum, tee off at Devil's Thumb Golf Club, and then walk around Confluence Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Delta itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Delta takes 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Delta are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rifle.

Things to do in Delta

Nature Parks Museums
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Confluence Park ©
Confluence Park
Delta County Museum ©
Delta County Museum

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Rifle

Rifle ©
The City of Rifle is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): trek along Rifle Arch Trail, admire the majestic nature at Rifle Gap State Park, and then enjoy some diversion at Rifle Creek Golf Course.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rifle trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Delta to Rifle in 2 hours. When traveling from Delta in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rifle: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Rifle

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Rifle Gap State Park ©
Rifle Gap State Park
Rifle Creek Golf Course ©
Rifle Creek Golf Course
Rifle Arch Trail ©
Rifle Arch Trail

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Cooper Corner Gallery, then stroll through Hanging Lake Trail, and then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

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Glenwood Springs is just a stone's throw from Rifle. Traveling from Rifle in October, expect nights in Glenwood Springs to be about the same, around 32°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Spas Trails Outdoors
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Thermal Spas
Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Cooper Corner Gallery ©
Cooper Corner Gallery

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