11 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

11 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 7 nights
Canon City
— 3 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rocky Mountain Food Tours as well as The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Colorado Springs: Skyline Drive (in Canon City) and Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (in Cripple Creek). Pack the 2nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Garden of the Gods, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, see the interesting displays at Miramont Castle Museum, and take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Colorado Springs. In May in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Skyline Drive, Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure ©
The Broadmoor Soaring Adventure

Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Colorado Jeep Tours. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): do a tasting at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey and then see Colorado Jeep Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Tunnel Drive and then cruise along Skyline Drive.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Canon City trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Canon City by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Wildlife Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Shelf Rd
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Colorado Jeep Tours ©
Colorado Jeep Tours
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey ©
The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey