7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Highlands Ranch
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Alamosa
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Boulder
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
Westminster
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
End: Highlands Ranch

1
night
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 list of things to see and do now includes Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, Helen Hunt Falls, Red Leg Brewing Company, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, explore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, then get a taste of local nightlife at Red Leg Brewing Company, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Helen Hunt Falls and then don't miss a visit to Olympic Training Center.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary site.

Highlands Ranch to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. November in Colorado Springs sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Alamosa.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Theme Parks Breweries & Distilleries Nature

Side Trip

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
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Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Olympic Training Center ©
Olympic Training Center
Old Colorado City ©
Old Colorado City

1
night
Alamosa

Alamosa
Alamosa is a city under Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Alamosa County, Colorado, United States. You've now added Great Sand Dunes National Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Great Sand Dunes National Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Alamosa day trip app.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Alamosa by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Colorado Springs in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of 14°F in Alamosa. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Alamosa

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Great Sand Dunes National Park
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Great Sand Dunes National Park
Great Sand Dunes National Park

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Doc Holliday's Grave, Hanging Lake Trail and Hanging Lake. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): explore the activities along Hanging Lake, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hanging Lake Trail, and then pause for some photo ops at Doc Holliday's Grave.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Glenwood Springs itinerary maker app.

Getting from Alamosa to Glenwood Springs by car takes about 4.5 hours. When traveling from Alamosa in November, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Glenwood Springs: temperatures range from 35°F by day to 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Boulder.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Nature Trails
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Hanging Lake Trail ©
Hanging Lake Trail
Hanging Lake ©
Hanging Lake
Doc Holliday's Grave ©
Doc Holliday's Grave

2
nights
Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Boulder Book Store, Redstone Meadery, Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): stop by Boulder Book Store, then examine the collection at Lyons Redstone Museum, then savor the flavors at Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory, and finally learn about winemaking at BookCliff Vineyards. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: sample the tasty concoctions at Coors Brewery, sample the tasty concoctions at Avery Brewing Company, and then sample the fine beverages at Redstone Meadery.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Boulder itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Glenwood Springs to Boulder takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or take a bus. In November, Boulder is a bit warmer than Glenwood Springs - with highs of 55°F and lows of 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Westminster.

Things to do in Boulder

Breweries & Distilleries Wineries Tours

Side Trips

Coors Brewery, Lyons Redstone Museum
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Redstone Meadery ©
Redstone Meadery
Coors Brewery ©
Coors Brewery
Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory ©
Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory

1
night
Westminster

Westminster ©
On the 8th (Fri), sample the tasty concoctions at Coors Brewery and then do a tasting at BookCliff Vineyards.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Westminster route builder site.

Westminster is very close to Boulder. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. You will leave for home on the 9th (Sat).

Things to do in Westminster

Breweries & Distilleries Wineries

Side Trips

BookCliff Vineyards, Coors Brewery
Highlights from your plan
Coors Brewery ©
Coors Brewery
BookCliff Vineyards ©
BookCliff Vineyards

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