14 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

14 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Canon City
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Colorado Springs
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Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Take a break from the city and head to Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours and Arkansas River Tours. Step out of Canon City to go to Cripple Creek and see Shelf Rd, which is approximately 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Colorado Jeep Tours, get a bird's-eye view with Royal Gorge Helitours, trek along Red Canyon Park, and cruise along Skyline Drive.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Canon City trip itinerary website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Canon City. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Shelf Rd
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Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Arkansas River Tours ©
Arkansas River Tours
Colorado Jeep Tours ©
Colorado Jeep Tours

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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.
Get outdoors at The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure and Red Rock Canyon Open Space. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Colorado Springs: Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center (in Divide) and Cripple Creek (Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine & Old Homestead House Museum). There's much more to do: walk around Garden of the Gods, learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, gain insight at United States Air Force Academy, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Canon City to Colorado Springs takes an hour. In August, Colorado Springs is slightly colder than Canon City - with highs of 83°F and lows of 56°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Cripple Creek, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Manitou Springs Adventures, High Country Excursions
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure
The Broadmoor Seven Falls ©
The Broadmoor Seven Falls

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