7 days in Colorado Springs & Cascade Itinerary

7 days in Colorado Springs & Cascade Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 1 night
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Cascade
— 4 nights

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Colorado Springs tour planner.

Omaha to Colorado Springs is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Omaha to Colorado Springs. Traveling from Omaha in September, Colorado Springs is a bit cooler at night with lows of 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cascade.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Shopping
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Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory ©
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

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Cascade

Cascade ©
Cascade is an unincorporated community and U.S. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Homestead House Museum and American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cripple Creek District Museum and Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Cascade: Pikes Peak Historical Society Museum (in Florissant), Victor (Victor Lowell Thomas Museum & Vindicator Valley Trail) and Cripple Creek (Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine & Cripple Creek). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, cruise along Pikes Peak - America's Mountain, and get all the equipment you need at Great Outdoors Adventures.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cascade tour builder app.

Cascade is just a stone's throw from Colorado Springs. In September, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cascade

Outdoors · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Cripple Creek, Victor, Woodland Park, Crystal Falls, Pikes Peak Historical Society Museum
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Old Homestead House Museum ©
Old Homestead House Museum
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center ©
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center

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