Entries by Heidi Pankow

Fresh Location Sets the Scene for 125th Strawberry Days Festival

Strawberry Days is Glenwood Springs’ signature summer festival. After a two-year hiatus and with a new location at Two Rivers Park, the event feels vibrant and new just like a juicy, fresh-picked strawberry. It’s a treat you won’t want to miss. Glenwood Springs’ Strawberry Days on June 17, 18 and 19 is among the oldest […]

Outdoor Adventures Resume in Glenwood Canyon

Glenwood Canyon in Glenwood Springs is back in action for summertime adventures. Visitors to the hot springs town can once again engage in their favorite activities like hiking to Hanging Lake, rafting the Colorado River and cycling the Glenwood Canyon Recreation Path. Gorgeous Glenwood Canyon is back in the business of outdoor fun after a […]

It’s Tee Time in Glenwood Springs

The wait is over. It’s go-time in Glenwood Springs. Swing into summer on golf courses in and around Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Haul out the clubs and head for the links in Glenwood Springs. Golf courses have been preening and prepping this spring, readying greens and clubhouses to welcome golfers back for another season […]

All Aboard: Luxury Train Good for Business and the Environment

Train travelers aboard the Rocky Mountaineer, which rolls into Glenwood Springs from April through October, receive an unforgettable, premium vacation experience while the hot springs town reaps an abundance of economic and environmental benefits. The Rocky Mountaineer, a luxury Canadian-based train operator, has resumed travel to Glenwood Springs. Now through October 28, the glass-domed trains […]

Glenwood Springs: Colorado’s Sustainably Smart Travel Choice

Long before terms like sustainability, green energy and eco-conscious were buzzwords, Glenwood Springs was ahead of the curve as an environmentally friendly travel destination. The hot springs town continues to lead the way, most recently with a tourism promotion partnership that encourages more responsible travel choices. Far from jumping on the latest go-green bandwagon, caring […]

There’s No “Mud Season” in Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs has all kinds of seasons—but we don’t have mud season! Spring is an action-packed season of adventure in Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Spring has arrived in Glenwood Springs! For shoulder-season vacationers, that means all the fun and none of the mud to bog down your getaway. For many of Colorado’s mountain towns, […]