10 days in Cascade & Colorado Springs Itinerary

10 days in Cascade & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Cascade
— 2 nights
2
Colorado Springs
— 7 nights

2
nights
Cascade

Cascade ©
Cascade is an unincorporated community and U.S. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, then take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and then see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, steep yourself in history at American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine, then examine the collection at Victor Lowell Thomas Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cascade sightseeing planning tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Cascade. December in Cascade sees daily highs of 43°F and lows of 15°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Cascade

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Victor, Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:
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Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center ©
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

7
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 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo to your itinerary. Get some historical perspective at Glen Eyrie Castle and Old Colorado City. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Royal Gorge Helitours and Penrose Heritage Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Colorado Springs side-trips: Canon City (Tunnel Drive & Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, examine the collection at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Palmer Park, and learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip planner.

Colorado Springs is just a stone's throw from Cascade. Expect a daytime high around 45°F in December, and nighttime lows around 18°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Canon City, Woodland Park, Manitou Springs
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 29:
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Royal Gorge Helitours ©
Royal Gorge Helitours
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center ©
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center

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