7 days in Colorado Springs & Cañon City Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Cañon City Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cañon City
— 3 nights
Drive

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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.
Pack the 21st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. The adventure continues: stroll around Garden of the Gods, stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs route website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Cañon City.
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Cañon City — 3 nights

Climate Capital of Colorado

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Clear Creek Rafting Company as well as Colorado Jeep Tours. The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Skyline Drive, look for gifts at The Gold Mine Rock Shop, do a tasting at The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey, and tee off at Four Mile Ranch Golf Club.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, read our Cañon City trip planner.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Cañon City in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cañon City are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.
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Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Parks
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