Glenwood Springs, Colorado – a year-round vacation destination for all!
Known for its awe-inspiring canyon, local scenery and mild to wild outdoor adventures, Glenwood Springs is also home to therapeutic hot springs, a mountain-top theme park with show caves, a downtown complete with history, quaint shops, excellent dining choices, and nighttime entertainment.
Spectacular Location & Easy Access
Set in the idyllic Rocky Mountain valley, Glenwood Springs is just off Interstate 70 at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers. Glenwood Springs is just thirty miles west of the Eagle-Vail Regional Airport, with direct flights from many cities. Visitors can also fly into Aspen, Grand Junction, or Denver. Interested in a relaxing, unique way to get here? Take the Amtrak from any station along the California Zephyr Line right to Glenwood Springs. We can help you book your Amtrak tickets, accommodations, and activities. Check out the Glenwood Springs Amtrak Package or call us at 800.828.4228 for personalized assistance with your trip.
Visit the Historic Fairy Caves
Don’t miss the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, which offers a one-of-a-kind, mountain-top adventure. Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves were named one of the “10 Great Places to Go Underground” by USA Today. The Park boasts a new gondola, cave tours, laser tag, a 4-D movie, exhilarating thrill rides, family-fun activities, a café and much more.
Rocky Mountain Fun in the Sun
The fun doesn’t stop when the snow does. After a morning of hiking, biking, or walking along the river trail, enjoy a relaxing soak at one of two hot springs facilities (Glenwood Hot Springs Pool and Iron Mountain Hot Springs.) Want to cool off and take in the scenery? How about a raft trip? There are several whitewater and scenic raft trips suited for all thrill-seeking enthusiasts.
Are you a fisherman? The Frying Pan and Roaring Fork Rivers combine to provide you with 26 miles of gold medal water (out of 9,000 total miles of Colorado streams, only 168 achieve this distinction), set against some of the most beautiful canyon and mountain backdrops in the country. Check out the pros at this full service fly shop.
Winter Wonderland in the Mountains
Sunlight Mountain Resort, located in the 2.3 million acre White River National Forest, is the place to ski and ride. With 470 acres, 2000 vertical feet, and 67 trails for families to thrill-seekers, Sunlight Mountain Resort is Glenwood Springs’ best kept secret, just twenty minutes from town.
Glenwood Springs Lodging
Glenwood Springs, Colorado is a year-round destination for all. No matter the season, you’ll enjoy getting away to this quaint mountain town. You’ll need a place to stay while you’re here. So, whether you’re looking for a budget-friendly motel or a luxury honeymoon suite, we can help you find lodging in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.