6 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

6 days in Cañon City & Colorado Springs Itinerary

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Cañon City
— 2 nights
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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights

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Cañon City — 2 nights

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
On the 5th (Mon), admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive and then get interesting insight from Whitewater Adventure Outfitters. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Tunnel Drive.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cañon City online trip maker.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Cañon City. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Co. as well as Manitou Cliff Dwellings. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak - America's Mountain. Pack the 9th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. There's more to do: gain insight at United States Air Force Academy and take in the dramatic scenery at The Broadmoor Seven Falls.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs road trip planning site.

You can drive from Cañon City to Colorado Springs in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Cañon City in July, Colorado Springs is slightly colder at night with lows of 58°F.
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