10 days in Cascade & Colorado Springs Itinerary

10 days in Cascade & Colorado Springs Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County route planner

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Cascade
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 7 nights

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Cascade

— 2 nights
Cascade is an unincorporated community and U.S. Post Office in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Cripple Creek District Museum, then steep yourself in history at Old Homestead House Museum, and then try your luck at The Brass Ass Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon): steep yourself in history at American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine, see the interesting displays at Victor Lowell Thomas Museum, and then admire the sheer force of Crystal Falls.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cascade day trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cascade. In August, daily temperatures in Cascade can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cascade

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

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Colorado Springs

— 7 nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Colorado Springs Segway Tours as well as Ghost Town Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum and Palmer Park. Head to Western Museum of Mining and Industry and Commonwheel Artists Co-opfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Colorado Springs: Old Homestead House Museum (in Cripple Creek), Mueller State Park (in Divide) and Victor (Victor Lowell Thomas Museum & Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum, learn about all things military at Peterson Air & Space Museum, get outside with Adventures Out West, and pause for some photo ops at Will Rogers Memorial Shrine of the Sun.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip itinerary app.

Colorado Springs is very close to Cascade. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 56°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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