Get out of the heat and visit Colorado, where cooler weather, amazing scenery, and outdoor excursions await! Here are some cool things to do!




Cascade Canyon Express

Come ride on Durango’s Cascade Canyon Express Train. The excursion is a beautiful 2-hour scenic train ride deep into the San Juan National Forrest and includes the stunning views of the famous “Highline” that makes the D&SNGR a world-class iconic attraction. Runs Tuesdays through Saturdays, now through October 31st.



Iron Mountain Hot Springs Views

The Glenwood Springs Stay & Play Package combines lodging with your choice of fun summer activities, like hot springs pool passes, Caverns Adventure Park, bike rentals, rafting, 4×4 tours, horseback rides, Vaudeville show, and more.




Spend the morning hiking and then cool off paddling in the afternoon in a nearby lake, river, or reservoir. Durango, Colorado boasts a wide range of world-class, scenic hiking trails. No matter what hike you are looking for, Durango and the San Juan Mountains have a hiking adventure waiting for you. Cool off paddling, canoeing, or kayaking at Lake Vallecito, the Animas River, or Lake Nighthorse.

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