Glenwood Springs Colorado

Glenwood Springs Colorado

Family trip to Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Glenwood Springs Colorado is another wonderful town full of family fun in the summer. Hot springs, hiking, adventure and caves. Find out why it was named Most Fun Town in America by Rand McNally & USA Today.

Here are my travel tips and recommendations for a family vacation to Glenwood Springs Colorado.

Where to go:

Glenwood Springs Colorado

When to go:

Summer

How long to go:

4-6 days

Where to stay:

Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge – access to the hot springs pools ‎

Hotel Glenwood Springs – enjoy the indoor waterpark and gondola rides right outside the hotel to the Caverns Adventure Park on top of the mountain the

The Hotel Denver  – a unique stay in a historic hotel 

Or check out VRBO or Vacation Rentals for house or condo rentals in Glenwood Springs.

 

Things to do in Glenwood Springs Colorado:

You name it, every outdoor activity you could think of is in Glenwood Springs.

Where to eat in Glenwood Springs Colorado:

Just head to Downtown 7th Street aka restaurant row or try out these great options.

Great day trips from Glenwood Springs:

Within an hour drive is Aspen where you can go mountain biking, hiking, fishing, camping, ride the Aspen Mountain gondola or check out the Snowmass Rodeo.

Or head the other direction to Vail, another amazing summer destination with lots of outdoor fun for the whole family.

 

Enjoy a great family vacation to Glenwood Springs Colorado! Contact me for any questions or help with planning your getaway.

 

Breckenridge

Ski Breck

Family (Winter or Summer) Vacation Destination to Breckenridge, Colorado

Grab your family and take a trip West to the mountains and Breckenridge!

 
Breckenridge is a wonderful winter getaway and a beautiful summer destination.
If you have an active family, this is a perfect destination for you with tons of activities to choose from.

Here are my travel tips and recommendations for a family vacation to Breckenridge, Colorado:

 
Where to go:
Breckenridge, Colorado
90 miles from Denver
 
When to go:
Winter or Summer
Note: Spring is called the Mud Season and a lot of places close for the month of May
 
How long to stay:
A week is perfect
 
Where to stay:
Condos, condos, condos – so many to choose from in Breckenridge and perfect for a family trip
 
Check homeaway.com or vrbo for availability.
Recommendations: 
 

What to do in the Winter:

Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding at Breckenridge Ski Resort
Dogsledding & Snowmobiling through Good Times Adventures
Breckenridge Nordic Center for cross country skiing and snowshoeing
Snow kiting through Colorado Kite Force
Shopping on Main Street in the fun boutiques
 

 

What to do in the Summer:

Horseback riding at Breckenridge Stables
Whitewater rafting through Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting
Country Boy Mine – the only authentic mine in Summit County
Hot Air Balloon Rides through Colorado Hot Air Balloon Rides
Shopping on Main Street in the fun boutiques
Kayaking, Hiking, Biking, Boating
Canopy Tour in Idaho Springs (less than an hour away) with Breckenridge Zipline Adventures
Bike the Peaks Trail from Breckenridge to Frisco
 
 

Where to Eat:

Downstairs at Eric’s is our favorite spot, there is even an arcade to keep the kids busy while waiting for your food.
The Dredge is a floating restaurant with surf & turf.
Empire Burger has great burgers.
Daylight Donuts for a great start to your morning.
Contact me for help planning your trip to Breckenridge!