6 days in Colorado Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Estes Park
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights

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Estes Park

Estes Park ©
More than just a convenient resting place for travelers on their way to the national park encompassing the Front Range of the Rockies, Estes Park is a popular place to visit in its own right.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook, explore the activities along Lake Irene, and then trek along Tundra Communities Trail.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Estes Park trip maker site.

Oklahoma City to Estes Park is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Oklahoma City to Estes Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Oklahoma City in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Estes Park, with lows around °F. You'll set off for Colorado Springs on the 19th (Sun).

Things to do in Estes Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
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Many Parks Curve Overlook ©
Many Parks Curve Overlook
Tundra Communities Trail ©
Tundra Communities Trail
Lake Irene ©
Lake Irene

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Bridge and Park as well as Pikes Peak Center. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site and Adventures Out West. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Seven Bridges Trail and Barr Trail to Pikes Peak. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Creek Nature Center and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Estes Park to Colorado Springs takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. While traveling from Estes Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Highlights from your plan
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site ©
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site
Bear Creek Nature Center ©
Bear Creek Nature Center
Seven Bridges Trail ©
Seven Bridges Trail

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