9 days in Colorado Itinerary

9 days in Colorado Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Appleton
Fly + Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Guffey
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Woodland Park
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
3
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h
4
Denver
— 3 nights
Drive:  29 h 30 min
End: Appleton

1
night
Guffey

Guffey ©
Guffey is a census-designated place and a U.S. Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Guffey trip itinerary planning tool.

Appleton to Guffey is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Appleton to Guffey due to the time zone difference. In June, Guffey is little chillier than Appleton - with highs of 64°F and lows of 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Woodland Park.

Things to do in Guffey

Parks Wildlife
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Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation ©
Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation

1
day
Woodland Park

Woodland Park
The City of Woodland Park is a Home Rule Municipality that is the most populous city in Teller County, Colorado, United States and is immediately west of El Paso County and the unincorporated community of Crystola. Colorado Wolf Adventures has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get a dose of the wild on Colorado Wolf Adventures.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Woodland Park trip itinerary app.

Drive from Guffey to Woodland Park in an hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Guffey in June; daily highs in Woodland Park reach 80°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Woodland Park

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

2
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.
You've now added Glen Eyrie Castle to your itinerary. On the 4th (Tue), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and then get in on the family fun at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Glen Eyrie Castle.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs itinerary planner.

Colorado Springs is just a stone's throw from Woodland Park. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 54°F. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Glen Eyrie Castle ©
Glen Eyrie Castle

3
nights
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Cussler Museum, Downtown Aquarium, Shelby American Collection, and other attractions.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Denver day trip tool.

Traveling by bus from Colorado Springs to Denver takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Denver, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Shelby American Collection, Cussler Museum, Vehicle Vault
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Cussler Museum ©
Cussler Museum
Downtown Aquarium ©
Downtown Aquarium
Forney Museum of Transportation ©
Forney Museum of Transportation

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