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Sip & Sample: Tastings in Glenwood Springs

Try something new in Glenwood Springs, where taprooms, brewpubs, bottle shops and restaurants pour the good stuff. Discover a range of brews, wines and distillations. A taste might be all you need to find your next favorite beverage. After exploring the many things to do in Glenwood Springs—soaking in hot springs, experiencing gravity-defying thrill rides, […]

Colorado Summer Wind Down: Things to do in Before it’s Over

There’s still plenty of time to splash, raft, hike and engage in all your favorite summertime activities in Glenwood Springs! Sure, the kids are back in school, Labor Day sales are over, and leaves are starting to turn, but the days are still plenty warm in the Colorado mountains. In fact, late summer and early […]

Best Colorado Destination for History Buffs

Once a rowdy, frontier town originally named Defiance, Glenwood Springs often lived up to its rebellious name. From hosting visionaries and villains to witnessing triumphs and tragedies, Glenwood Springs is a fascinating destination for anyone interested in history. The Glenwood Springs Historical Society keeps the past alive for every generation at two locations in Glenwood […]

12 Instagramable Photos to Take in Glenwood Springs

Don’t miss the opportunity to take these Instagram-worthy photos on your Glenwood Springs vacation. Any season of the year, these images capture the essence of Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. 1.. Sopris Splash Zone Grand Fountain. Glenwood Hot Springs Resort’s new Sopris Splash Zone is a family-friendly play area. It includes three “adventure zones.” Shoshone […]

Events Ahead: What’s Happening in Glenwood Springs, July – September 2019

It’s time for music festivals, farmers’ markets, car shows and more! Fill your calendar with these things-to-do in Glenwood Springs. JULY Events in Glenwood Springs In addition to vaunted events in Glenwood Springs, mid-summer is the perfect time to play on the town’s two rivers. Go rafting and kayaking or fly fishing. There’s no better […]

Power Move: Glenwood Springs Among First in Nation to Use 100 Percent Renewable Electricity

On June 1, 2019, Glenwood Springs, a town best known for its geothermal amenities, became the second city in Colorado and the seventh in the U.S. to flip the switch and transition to using 100 percent renewable electricity. This hot springs town in the Colorado mountains is one of just a handful in the country […]

Plan Ahead for Strawberry Days Festival 2019 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

It’s festival time in Glenwood Springs and you’re invited to the party! Strawberry Days, a three-day extravaganza, takes place June 21 – 23. Here’s everything you need to know to make it your summer highlight event. A Quick History of Strawberry Days First celebrated in 1898, Glenwood Springs’ Strawberry Days is the oldest continuously held […]

Take A Mother-Daughter Trip to Glenwood Springs

A girls-only getaway offers the ladies an opportunity to switch up interpersonal familial dynamics. When making memories together is at the heart of your vacation goals, Glenwood Springs, Colorado has all the girl-pleasing amenities you could want. Ultimately, a mother-daughter trip is about appreciating one another. Spending high-quality time away from normal routines is a […]