4 days in Colorado Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Start: Houston
Fly:  5 h
1
Steamboat Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Breckenridge
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
End: Houston

1
night
Steamboat Springs

An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Tread of Pioneers Museum and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): cast your line with a fishing tour, thenstroll through Steamboat Gondola, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Yampa River Botanic Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Steamboat Springs day trip planning website.

Houston to Steamboat Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to Steamboat Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Houston in March; daily highs in Steamboat Springs reach 45°F and lows reach 21°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Breckenridge.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Tread of Pioneers Museum ©
Tread of Pioneers Museum
Spas

1
night
Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Frisco Historic Park and Museum, fly down the slopes at Frisco Adventure Park, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally gear up at Blue River Sports.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Breckenridge trip planner.

Drive from Steamboat Springs to Breckenridge in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Steamboat Springs, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Breckenridge, ranging from highs of 33°F to lows of 19°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Frisco
Highlights from your plan
Frisco Adventure Park ©
Frisco Adventure Park
Frisco Historic Park and Museum ©
Frisco Historic Park and Museum
Blue River Sports ©
Blue River Sports

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thentake in breathtaking views at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail, and then fly down the slopes at Sunlight Mountain Resort.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Glenwood Springs trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Breckenridge to Glenwood Springs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In March, daytime highs in Glenwood Springs are 35°F, while nighttime lows are 21°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Sunlight Mountain Resort ©
Sunlight Mountain Resort
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail ©
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail
Spas

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