6 days in Colorado Springs, Florissant & Woodland Park Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs, Florissant & Woodland Park Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Drive
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Florissant
— 1 night
Drive
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Woodland Park
— 1 night
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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.
Colorado Springs is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, admire the sheer force of The Broadmoor Seven Falls, get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, and deepen your understanding at United States Air Force Academy.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs driving holiday planning site.

Newark to Colorado Springs is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Newark to Colorado Springs due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Colorado Springs when traveling from Newark in July, with lows around 58°F. You'll set off for Florissant on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:

Florissant

— 1 night
Florissant is a census-designated place and a U.S. Post Office in Teller County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Mueller State Park and then stroll through Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Florissant online route planner.

Drive from Colorado Springs to Florissant in an hour. While traveling from Colorado Springs, expect colder days and a bit cooler nights in Florissant, ranging from highs of 62°F to lows of 44°F. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Woodland Park.

Things to do in Florissant

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

Woodland Park

— 1 night
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. To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Woodland Park trip planner.

Woodland Park is just a stone's throw from Florissant. In August, Woodland Park is a bit warmer than Florissant - with highs of 80°F and lows of 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Tue).

Things to do in Woodland Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3: