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Attractions (All Others)

Adventure Paragliding - Tandem Flights - Glenwood Springs Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Come fly with Adventure Paragliding! Experience for yourself the freedom and exhilaration of paragliding! You will fly tandem, with a certified instructor, over the stunning Rocky Mountains in Glenwood Springs.
Agricultural Heritage Center: Come To The Farm Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Come to the farm! Our BIG RED BARN has interactive exhibits for all ages. Learn the agricultural history of Boulder County while strolling through farm buildings, antique farming equipment and tractors.
Bishop Castle Web page link icon Photos on page icon
ALWAYS OPEN - ALWAYS FREE! One of the most genuine WONDERS of our contemporary World. Built entirely by ONE MAN. The Unique gift shop has Bishop Castle mementos and hard to find gifts.
Carousel of Happiness - Restored 1910 Looff Web page link icon
Escape the ordinary! Scott Harrison spent 26 years hand-carving 56 one-of-a-kind animals; the Carousel creates happiness and is magical for Nederland, a mountain town. Look for the circus-tent building.
Garden of the Gods Trading Post Web page link icon
The largest gift shop, trading post and art gallery in Colorado; at the entrance to Garden of the Gods Park: jewelry, apparel, artwork, Buffalo Burgers at Balanced Rock Cafe, Kissing Camels Coffee Shop!
Rocky Mountain Lodge: Bed & Breakfast and Cabins Web page link icon Photos on page icon Special offers and discounts link icon
Romance and Attraction Packages. 2 CABINS have kitchens. 5 bedroom bed & breakfast LODGE in the Rocky Mountains at the base of Pikes Peak near Colorado Springs, in the small community of Cascade.
The Wild Animal Sanctuary Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Visit our sanctuary 30 miles east of Denver. See over 400 lions, tigers and bears; running, playing and living together at the Wild Animal Sanctuary. Our 720 acre are dedicated to rescuing large carnivores.

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Historic Sites

Cañon City Chamber of Commerce Web page link icon Photos on page icon
The Royal Gorge Region offers year-round family activities: fishing (best fly fishing in the nation), rafting. bicycling, golfing, hiking, horseback riding, ATV trips, mountain climbing, shopping, dining in Canon City.
Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad Web page link icon Photos on page icon
The Highest and Longest Narrow Gauge Railroad in America; Cumbres and Toltec travels 64 miles of wild and scenic National Forest - 19th Century RR Operating in 21st Century, Colorado and New Mexico.
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Walk back in history at Rock Ledge Ranch in Colorado Springs. Experience frontier life first-hand: Native American and Homestead Farming: an historic site, daily activity demonstrations and seasonal events.
Village of Chama, New Mexico Email link icon Web page link icon Photos on page icon
High in the Rocky Mountains of New Mexico lies our vacation gem; historic Chama is a diverse valley region stretching from the Colorado border to the Tierra Amarilla Valley. Famous for our art, culture, train!

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Mines

Last Chance Mine: Underground Tour and Museum Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Near Historic Creede explore a 1891 Silver Camp and the Last Chance Mine! Spend a day: mineral and rock hunting, geo caching, taking an underground tour. Museum and Custom jewelry in historic cabin.
Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour - Historic Firsthand Experience Email link icon Web page link icon Photos on page icon
A family experience in Silverton! Gold Mine Tour with Tram Ride into Galena Mountain. Historic guided walk in a hundred years old mine. See gold, crystals, minerals. Must day trip from Durango or Ouray.
Phoenix Gold Mine Tour - Catch Gold Fever Web page link icon Photos on page icon
CATCH GOLD FEVER at working gold mine -- A great day trip for folks in the Metro Area, a short drive from Denver, in historic Idaho Springs mining district. The Phoenix Tour seen on the Discovery Channel!

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Museums

Burlington Old Town Museum Web page link icon Photos on page icon
In Colorado's Central Plains near the CO/KS border off I-70. History and Heritage with Wedding Chapel and 22 historic buildings. Burlington - home of the Kit Carson County Carousel, National Landmark!
Creede Underground Mining Museum Web page link icon
Experience a miner's underground workplace through a series of demonstrations and exhibits at this authentic Mining Museum 1 mile north of Creede. On-site gift shop, events center, family picnic area.
Museum of the Mountain West Web page link icon
Near Montrose. All tours at Museum of the Mountain West are guided see HISTORIC BUILDINGS, huge collection of Old West artifacts. Experience Colorado's 1880s-1930s firsthand. Open Monday-Saturday.
National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum | Matchless Mine Tours Web page link icon
Discover the colorful history of Mining showcased in Leadville. The museum is the Smithsonian of the Rockies, the exhibits are numerous and fascinating tell the story of its people, a National Hall of Fame.
ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy Web page link icon
The colorful history and legends of the American Cowboy ProRodeo comes alive at the Hall of Fame and Museum. Everything Cowboy! Champions of past and present. Round up your family! Wedding Venue.
Rimrocker Historical Society Museum and Ballpark at Historic Uravan, CO Campground and Day Use Park Web page link icon
Dedicated to rimrocker cultural and natural history of the West End of Montrose County: interpretation, preservation of artifacts, EVENTS. Uravan Ball Park Campground, self contained RV friendly on the River.
Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience: Dinosaur Museum and Activity Center Web page link icon Photos on page icon New Colorado business icon
The Dino experience in Canon City with interactive dinosaurs, museum activity center, ropes course and dinosaur wild walk. The Royal Gorge region's first fossilized bones were uncovered in Garden Park.
Space Foundation - Discovery Center Web page link icon
Share Space with your family! Enjoy our foundation science discovery center and museum; designed to inspire. Experience interactive fun all year. Book our unique space-themed venues for your celebration!
Western Museum of Mining and Industry Web page link icon
Colorado prospered in the mining industry, explore the excitement Colorado Springs! This non-profit hands-on museum preserves the living heritage of Western mining. Guided tours. GOLD PANNING!

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Seasonal Attraction

Burro Days: Burro Races, Live Music Web page link icon
July 26-28, 2019 Burro Days in Fairplay, an event since 1948, celebrating our mining past: A mountain man rendezvous, old fashioned BBQ, barn dance, llama and dog races, then SUNDAY a BURRO RACE.
Cattlemen's Days - Annual Rodeo Web page link icon Photos on page icon
118th Annual Rodeo, July 6-15, 2018, in Gunnison; sanctioned PRCA rodeo events, dancing, horse show, cow pie bingo, horse races. CATTLEMEN'S DAYS EVENTS: Parade, fair, carnival, live music.
Eastern Colorado Round-Up: Rodeo and Carnival Web page link icon
Late July 2019 Rodeo and Carnival in Akron at Washington County Fairgrounds. This Eastern Colorado Round-Up boasts a 42-foot-tall Vintage Ferris Wheel, NSPA Sled Pull, and Sunday PRCA Rodeo.
High Country Stampede Rodeo Web page link icon Photos on page icon
2018 Saturdays: July 7th - August 18th in Fraser Colorado's High Country. Stampede RODEO: Barrel Racing, Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronco, Bull Riding, Pole Bending, Team Calf Roping, Steer Wrestling.
Leadville CO & Southern Railroad Co Email link icon Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Discover Leadville CO -- A gem high above the clouds in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Passengers ride along the old Colorado Southern Railroad line to the Continental Divide, the untamed wilderness!

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Sightseeing Tours

Backcountry Outfitters: Piedra River Resort Web page link icon
Horseback riding in southwest Colorado along the Piedra River, this backcountry outfitters resort offers horse rides, fishing tours, and hunting pack trips in San Juan National Forest near Pagosa Springs.
Colorado Powersports Rentals, Inc Web page link icon Photos on page icon New Colorado business icon
In Colorado Springs, specializing in powersports rentals: ATVs, UTVs, ECHO trailers. SELF-GUIDED sightseeing tour! The equipment you need to off-road near Pikes Peak, Monument and Tri-Lakes Areas!
Pikes Peak Mountain Bike Tours -- An Unforgettable Journey Web page link icon Photos on page icon
We cater to all skill levels. Breathtaking views of Pikes Peak by mountain bike! Our Tours are fun, safe, adventures for all who LOVE the great outdoors. Necessary equipment and transportation are provided.
Rockhound ATV Tours Guided Web page link icon Photos on page icon
A Family adventure! A rugged ATV ride into Pike National Forest, our guided tours give you an exclusive look into the local history of Pikes Peak along our backcountry trails. Rockhound also offers ATV rentals.
Twin Lakes Interlaken Boat Tours Web page link icon
2-HOUR BOAT TOUR YOUR FAMILY WILL LOVE: magnificent scenery, wildlife, folklore, geology. Guided walking tour of old Interlaken Resort after your boat tour of upper and lower glacially formed Twin Lakes.

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Theme (Park)

Carousel of Happiness - Restored 1910 Looff Web page link icon
Escape the ordinary! Scott Harrison spent 26 years hand-carving 56 one-of-a-kind animals; the Carousel creates happiness and is magical for Nederland, a mountain town. Look for the circus-tent building.
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park and Lookout Grille Reservation link icon Photos on page icon
A FUN DAY for everyone your family! Our adventure park brings out your inner child! In historic Glenwood Springs, offering a unique mountain-top destination: tram, cave tours, thrill rides, dining at Lookout Grille.

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Train Rides

Cripple Creek and Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad Web page link icon Photos on page icon
4-mile round-trip ride on the Cripple Creek and Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad with a rich dynamic gold mining history! GIFT SHOP: Thomas the Tank toys, t-shirts, books. A short drive from Colorado Springs.
Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad Web page link icon Photos on page icon
The Highest and Longest Narrow Gauge Railroad in America; Cumbres and Toltec travels 64 miles of wild and scenic National Forest - 19th Century RR Operating in 21st Century, Colorado and New Mexico.
Leadville CO & Southern Railroad Co Email link icon Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Discover Leadville CO -- A gem high above the clouds in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Passengers ride along the old Colorado Southern Railroad line to the Continental Divide, the untamed wilderness!
WJ Pagosa: Wilderness Journeys Winter and Summer - Guided Tours, Shuttle Service Web page link icon Photos on page icon
SUMMER: rafting and fishing trips; guided tours - wilderness, 4X4, historical, gravity bike, mining; train and balloon rides; hiking shuttle. WINTER: Shuttle to Wolf Creek; tours snowmobile, cross-country ski.

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Vacation Destinations

Cañon City Chamber of Commerce Web page link icon Photos on page icon
The Royal Gorge Region offers year-round family activities: fishing (best fly fishing in the nation), rafting. bicycling, golfing, hiking, horseback riding, ATV trips, mountain climbing, shopping, dining in Canon City.
Colorado Springs - Olympic City USA Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Pikes Peak inspired 'America the Beautiful' near Colorado Springs - Olympic City USA! Visitors find plenty to explore and experience: affordable lodging, mountains, outdoor adventures, and 55 attractions!
Conejos County Tourism -- VACATION DESTINATION! Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Year-round adventures await you in Conejos County, Colorado - experience our heritage! Your family will have fun watching wildlife and discovering the outdoors. The San Luis Valley is a Vacation Destination!
Delta County Tourism - Vacation Destination Web page link icon Photos on page icon
We invite you to explore Delta County: Birding Areas, Fairs, Farms, Festivals, Ft Uncompahgre, Galleries, Gold Medal Fishing, Mountain Biking, Pioneer Town, Ranches, Rodeos, Restaurants, and Wineries.
Grand Lake Chamber of Commerce Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Visit Grand Lake, Colorado, a charming mountain village at to entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. Popular mountain vacations and getaways with sunny days, family-owned shops, and fine restaurants.
Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce, Visitors Bureau & OED
Vacation in Manitou Springs to "Lift Your Spirits" central to all major attractions, between Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods, with hiking trails, shopping, dining, and lodging. Pick up our Visitors Guide.
Morgan County Tourism Web page link icon Photos on page icon New Colorado business icon
Morgan County is Where the Prairie Meets the Sky: Jackson Lake State Park, Longmeadow Game/Clays Club, Sweney Cycle Park. Annual Events: Glen Miller Swing Fest, Brush Rodeo, Fall Harvest Car Show.
Royal Gorge Cabins - Whitewater Rafting with Echo Canyon - 8 Mile Bar/Grill Reservation link icon Photos on page icon
Modern Cabins and Glamping Tent rentals 1 hour from Colorado Springs near the Royal Gorge. On-site: Echo Canyon River Expeditions, seasonal restaurant, free activity concierge. Incredible mountain views!
Summit Chamber of Commerce Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Colorado's Summit County Mountain Communities: Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Dillon, Frisco, Keystone, Silverthorne. Gather your family, sweetheart, or friends and plan a summer or winter holiday!
Town of Naturita - A Vacation Destination to Nature  Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Big Things Happen in -- Little Nature -- Buckeye Recreation Reservoir, San Miguel River, Unaweep Tabeguache Scenic Byway, wildlife and bird watch, ancient petroglyphs, hike, hunt, fish, ATV, or dirt bike.
Town of Nucla - A Vacation Destination to Trails and Adventure Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Along the San Miguel River and Unaweep Tabeguache Scenic Byway, Hwy 141, in SW Colorado: San Juan Mountains, Uncompahgre Plateau: hike, fish, off-road, mountain bike. See Prehistoric caves, art.
Village of Chama, New Mexico Email link icon Web page link icon Photos on page icon
High in the Rocky Mountains of New Mexico lies our vacation gem; historic Chama is a diverse valley region stretching from the Colorado border to the Tierra Amarilla Valley. Famous for our art, culture, train!
Winter Park & Fraser Chamber Web page link icon Photos on page icon
Welcome to the towns of Winter Park and Fraser! A Mountain Playground 67 miles west of Denver: music festivals, mountain bike capital USA, hiking, sledding, skiing, snowboarding, and downtown shopping.

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Other seasonal attractions in Colorado

Seasonal Attractions:
Colorado State Fair
National Western Stock Show

 

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