3 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

3 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 day
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Canon City
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): examine the collection at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs trip maker tool.

Denver to Colorado Springs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, daytime highs in Colorado Springs are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums
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Michael Garman Museum & Gallery ©
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

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Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): make a trip to The Abbey Events Complex, then admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive, and then trek along Tunnel Drive. On the next day, whizz through the canopy at Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours, then see the world from above with Royal Gorge Helitours, and then explore and take pictures at Shelf Rd.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Canon City day trip tool.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Canon City by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in October, Canon City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours

Side Trip

Shelf Rd
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Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Royal Gorge Helitours ©
Royal Gorge Helitours
Royal Gorge Anglers ©
Royal Gorge Anglers

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