19 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

19 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Canon City
— 4 nights
2
Colorado Springs
— 14 nights

4
nights
Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lost Paddle Rafting and Museum of Colorado Prisons. Family-friendly places like Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours and Colorado Jeep Tours will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: take an unforgettable tour with Royal Gorge Helitours, cruise along Skyline Drive, trot along with Fort Royal Stables, and tee off at Four Mile Ranch Golf Club.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Canon City trip maker tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Canon City. In June, daily temperatures in Canon City can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Lost Paddle Rafting ©
Lost Paddle Rafting
Colorado Jeep Tours ©
Colorado Jeep Tours

14
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.
Family-friendly places like Garden of the Gods and Penrose Heritage Museum will thrill your kids. Get some cultural insight at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site and Michael Garman Museum & Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Great Outdoors Adventures (in Woodland Park), Cripple Creek (Cripple Creek District Museum, Outlaw and Lawmen Jail Museum, &more) and Mueller State Park (in Divide). Pack the 30th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Cheyenne Mountain State Park, engage your brain at Peterson Air & Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of ANA Money Museum, and stroll through Seven Bridges Trail.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip planning website.

You can drive from Canon City to Colorado Springs in an hour. While traveling from Canon City, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 54°F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, Woodland Park, Cripple Creek, Rusty Wallace Racing Experience, Crystal Falls
Find places to stay Jun 18 — Jul 2:
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Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site ©
Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site
Mueller State Park
Mueller State Park
Palmer Park ©
Palmer Park

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