5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Canon City
1
Canon City
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Lake George
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Salida
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Rye
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Canon City

3
nights
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Bridge and Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tunnel Drive and Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center. Step out of Canon City to go to Cripple Creek and see Shelf Rd, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive, take an in-depth tour of Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, and examine the collection at Museum of Colorado Prisons.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Canon City trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Canon City. In June, daily temperatures in Canon City can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. On the 1st (Mon), you're off to Lake George.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums

Side Trips

Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center, Shelf Rd
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Museum of Colorado Prisons ©
Museum of Colorado Prisons
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park ©
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

few
hours
Lake George

Lake George
Lake George is an unincorporated community and a U.S. For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lake George sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Canon City to Lake George in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Canon City in July, plan for much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Lake George: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 46°F at night. On the 1st (Mon), you're off to Salida.

Things to do in Lake George

Parks Nature Wildlife

1
night
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. To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Salida day trip planning website.

Drive from Lake George to Salida in 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Lake George in July; daily highs in Salida reach 83°F and lows reach 55°F. You'll set off for Rye on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Salida

Outdoors Tours Parks

few
hours
Rye

Rye
Rye is a Statutory Town in Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rye online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Salida to Rye in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Salida in July; daily highs in Rye reach 70°F and lows reach 46°F. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Rye

Historic Sites

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