5 days in Colorado Springs, Canon City & Salida Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Springs, Canon City & Salida Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
2
Canon City
— 1 day
3
Salida
— 2 nights

2
nights
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 11th (Wed): take a stroll through Old Colorado City, thenexplore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, thensteep yourself in history at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, and finally explore the world behind art at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: catch a ride on Royal Gorge Bridge and Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip planning website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In September in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Historic Sites Transportation Nature

Side Trip

Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
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Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site ©
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery ©
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

1
day
Canon City

Canon City
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Canon City journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Canon City takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. You'll set off for Salida on the 13th (Fri).

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Salida

Salida ©
The City of Salida is a Statutory City that is the county seat and most populous city of Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa, admire the sheer force of Agnes Vaille Waterfall, thenlook for gifts at St Elmo General Store Inc, and finally mingle with the ghosts of the past at St. Elmo. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Wood's High Mountain Distillery and then walk around Buena Vista River Park.

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You can drive from Canon City to Salida in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Canon City in September, things will get little chillier in Salida: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Salida

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Nathrop, Buena Vista
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Agnes Vaille Waterfall ©
Agnes Vaille Waterfall
Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa ©
Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa
St. Elmo ©
St. Elmo

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