5 days in Colorado Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Start: College Station
Fly + Drive:  12 h 15 min
1
Crested Butte
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: College Station

2
nights
Crested Butte

Crested Butte ©
Crested Butte is a home rule municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): get outside with Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte and then take a memorable drive along Kebler Pass.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Crested Butte trip itinerary maker website.

College Station to Crested Butte is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from College Station to Crested Butte due to the time zone difference. Traveling from College Station in October, things will get colder in Crested Butte: highs are around 60°F and lows about 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Crested Butte

Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Kebler Pass ©
Kebler Pass
Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte ©
Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): appreciate the history behind The John Denver Sanctuary and then stroll through Maroon Lake Scenic Trail. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells.

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Traveling by car from Crested Butte to Aspen takes 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 30°F. You will leave for home on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

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