5 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

5 days in Canon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Canon City
— 2 nights
2
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights

2
nights
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take an unforgettable tour with Royal Gorge Helitours, kick your exploration up a notch at Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore and take pictures at Skyline Drive. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Jeep Tours and then tour in style with Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Canon City vacation builder site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Canon City. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Colorado Jeep Tours ©
Colorado Jeep Tours

2
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.
Royal Gorge Rafting and Zip Line Tours has been added to your itinerary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Garden of the Gods and Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours. Step out of Colorado Springs with an excursion to Royal Gorge Helitours in Canon City--about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls, find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop, and take a stroll through Old Colorado City.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Canon City to Colorado Springs takes an hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Canon City in August: high temperatures in Colorado Springs hover around °F and lows are around °F.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Canon City, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Royal Gorge Rafting and Zip Line Tours ©
Royal Gorge Rafting and Zip Line Tours

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