4 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

4 days in Colorado Springs & Canon City Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Colorado Springs
— 1 day
2
Canon City
— 3 nights

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stroll around Garden of the Gods and then get a taste of the local shopping with Commonwheel Artists Co-op.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs road trip app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In October in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Canon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Commonwheel Artists Co-op
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Commonwheel Artists Co-op ©
Commonwheel Artists Co-op

3
nights
Canon City

Canon City ©
Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): trek along Tunnel Drive, examine the collection at Museum of Colorado Prisons, and then engage your brain at Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive, stop by The Gold Mine Rock Shop, and then cruise along Shelf Rd.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Canon City trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Colorado Springs to Canon City takes an hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Canon City when traveling from Colorado Springs in October, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Shelf Rd
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Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
Museum of Colorado Prisons ©
Museum of Colorado Prisons
The Gold Mine Rock Shop ©
The Gold Mine Rock Shop

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