7 days in Colorado Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Breckenridge
— 1 night
2
Steamboat Springs
— 2 nights
3
Glenwood Springs
— 1 night
4
Ouray
— 1 night
5
Grand Junction
— 1 night

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night
Breckenridge

Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Breckenridge online trip maker.

Longview to Breckenridge is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Longview to Breckenridge, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Longview in November; daily highs in Breckenridge reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Steamboat Springs.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Spas Scenic Drive
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Spas
Olive Fusion ©
Olive Fusion

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nights
Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs ©
An internationally known ski resort, Steamboat Springs sits in the shadow of Mount Werner in north central Colorado.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Steamboat Gondola, thencontemplate the long history of Tread of Pioneers Museum, thenhike along Yampa River Core Trail, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Yampa River Botanic Park, thencast your line with a fishing tour, and then fly down the slopes at Howelsen Hill Ski Area.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Steamboat Springs trip simple and quick.

Drive from Breckenridge to Steamboat Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Breckenridge in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Steamboat Springs, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Glenwood Springs.

Things to do in Steamboat Springs

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Yampa River Core Trail ©
Yampa River Core Trail
Spas
Fishing Charters & Tours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Rocky Mountains.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Glenwood Springs trip builder site.

Getting from Steamboat Springs to Glenwood Springs by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Steamboat Springs in November, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Glenwood Springs: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ouray.

Things to do in Glenwood Springs

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Rocky Mountains
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Rocky Mountains ©
Rocky Mountains
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail ©
Glenwood Canyon Bike Trail
Spas

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night
Ouray

Ouray ©
Ouray is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Ouray County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): hike along Perimeter Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Creek Falls, thenhike along Cascade Falls Park, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ouray trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Glenwood Springs to Ouray in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Glenwood Springs, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ouray, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Junction.

Things to do in Ouray

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Spas, Bear Creek Falls
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Bear Creek Falls ©
Bear Creek Falls
Cascade Falls Park ©
Cascade Falls Park
Perimeter Trail ©
Perimeter Trail

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Grand Junction

Grand Junction ©
The city of Grand Junction is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Mesa County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take a stroll through Downtown Grand Junction, thenlook for gifts at Enstrom's, and then learn about winemaking at Meadery of the Rockies.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Junction trip planner.

Getting from Ouray to Grand Junction by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Ouray, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Junction, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Junction

Neighborhoods Shopping Wineries

Side Trip

Meadery of the Rockies
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Downtown Grand Junction ©
Downtown Grand Junction
Enstrom's ©
Enstrom's
Meadery of the Rockies ©
Meadery of the Rockies

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