5 days in Colorado Springs & Green Mountain Falls Itinerary

5 days in Colorado Springs & Green Mountain Falls Itinerary

Created using Inspirock El Paso County journey maker

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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Drive
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Green Mountain Falls
— 1 night
Drive to Denver International Airport, Fly to New York City

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Colorado Springs

— 3 nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Palmer Park and Colorado Wolf Adventures. Appreciate the collections at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum and Peterson Air & Space Museum. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Penrose Heritage Museum, get engrossed in the history at ANA Money Museum, admire the masterpieces at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, and look for gifts at Garden of the Gods Trading Post.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs tour itinerary planner.

New York City to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New York City to Colorado Springs, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 42°F in Colorado Springs. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Green Mountain Falls.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 9 — 12:

Green Mountain Falls

— 1 night
Green Mountain Falls is a statutory town in El Paso and Teller counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at Outlaw and Lawmen Jail Museum, then admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park, and then see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Green Mountain Falls trip website.

Green Mountain Falls is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In May, daytime highs in Green Mountain Falls are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Green Mountain Falls

Museums · Nature · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 12 — 13: