6 days in Colorado Springs, Cañon City & Woodland Park Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs, Cañon City & Woodland Park Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
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Cañon City
— 1 night
Drive
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Woodland Park
— 2 nights

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Colorado Springs

— 2 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 Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, Olympic Training Center, and other attractions you added. On the 6th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls, then take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and then trek along Monument Rock Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Garden of the Gods and then see where the action happens at Olympic Training Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Colorado Springs. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cañon City.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Cañon City

— 1 night

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): trek along Tunnel Drive. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden Park Fossil Area.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Cañon City road trip app.

Getting from Colorado Springs to Cañon City by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Cañon City are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Woodland Park.

Things to do in Cañon City

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails
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Woodland Park

— 2 nights
The City of Woodland Park is a Home Rule Municipality that is the most populous city in Teller County, Colorado, United States and is immediately west of El Paso County and the unincorporated community of Crystola. Your day by day itinerary now includes Cave of the Winds Mountain Park as well as Rainbow Falls. On the 10th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Crystal Falls, then get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Horsethief Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): explore the activities along Manitou Park Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls, and then walk around Red Rocks Group Campground.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Woodland Park online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Cañon City to Woodland Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cañon City in June; daily highs in Woodland Park reach 80°F and lows reach 50°F.

Things to do in Woodland Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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