2 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

2 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

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2 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

Start: Colorado Springs
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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Canon City
— 1 day
End: Canon City

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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 Garden of the Gods as well as United States Air Force Academy. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): expand your understanding of the military at United States Air Force Academy and then stroll around Garden of the Gods.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Colorado Springs trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Colorado Springs. In November, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
United States Air Force Academy ©
United States Air Force Academy

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Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Gorge Bridge and Park as well as Royal Gorge Route Railroad. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): snap pictures at Royal Gorge Bridge and Park and then tour in style with Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Canon City tour itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Colorado Springs to Canon City by car takes about an hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Colorado Springs in November since evenings lows in Canon City dip to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Canon City

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Royal Gorge Route Railroad ©
Royal Gorge Route Railroad
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park ©
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

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