Every Rocky Mountain vacation has to start in Glenwood Springs. The stunning location is surrounded by the White River National Forest and outdoorsy people flock to this resort city every year to reconnect with nature. From hiking and biking to rafting and zip lining, Glenwood has all of the outdoor activities you could want. Of course, Glenwood Springs is also known for its geothermal hot springs where you can make a splash and unwind. You'll even find thrill rides on top of Iron Mountain -- the only place in the USA where you can go on a rollercoaster up in the hills! Once an Old West frontier town, Glenwood Springs is now a popular vacation destination where nature is your playground.
Top things to do include Glenwood Hot Springs Pool and Iron Mountain Hot Springs where you can experience the natural healing powers of water. It is rumoured to relief stress and even soothe aching muscles, as well as being one of the hottest hot springs in Colorado. For an adrenaline rush, head to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. There are amusements, rollercoasters, zip lines and visitors can even enjoy the scenic tram ride up Iron Mountain. Don’t forget to tour Glenwood Caverns too, where you can head underground and see stunning formations that have occurred over thousands of years. If you have time, hike to Hanging Lake, one of the most-loved spots in Colorado. The lake has been named a National Natural Landmark and the green waters, waterfall and cliffs are sure not to disappoint.
Popular months to visit Glenwood Springs include spring and early summer for warm temperatures and little rain. If you are visit Glenwood Springs for skiing and winter activities, the best time to go is between December and January.
For the perfect Rocky Mountains vacation, head to Glenwood Springs. Adrenaline-seekers can take to the water at Roaring Fork River, or if you want a bit of relaxation, try out the natural healing powers of Glenwood Hot Springs Pool. To see some stunning beauty outdoors, Hanging Lake is hard to beat -- the incredible mountain views around the Colorado River are postcard-worthy. For family fun, head to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, a Western-themed park which provides a day of thrills and sights.
People come from miles around to book a Glenwood Springs cabin rental to enjoy the many outdoor activities on offer in Glenwood Canyon. Some activities include hiking, biking, horseback riding, rafting, skydiving, and zip lining to name just a few. Vacation rentals in the area range from being pet-friendly, to having a hot tub and hosting large groups. Whatever it is you need from a vacation home, there is sure to be one suitable in the area!
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Glenwood Springs. The warmest months in Glenwood Springs are June and July, when temperatures reach 100 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -9 ˚F. The wettest month in Glenwood Springs is September with 1.35 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.04 inches of rain.
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If you need an internet connection during your stay in Glenwood Springs, then you can choose from over 454 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 42 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 40 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Glenwood Springs, you'll want to pick from 458 places to stay that provide parking. 22 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 178 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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