Glenwood Springs Launches “Reschedule Campaign” in Anticipation of Welcoming Visitors Back

Coping during these stressful times is challenging enough. For those who previously scheduled vacations to visit Glenwood Springs, the hot springs and adventure resort town is encouraging visitors to reschedule, rather than cancel, their planned travel. The new campaign encourages guests to share their updated travel plans on social media and offers participants the chance […]

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Together we will travel again!

During this challenging time, we all need to look forward to experiences we can trust. It is hard to keep up good spirits when you just had to cancel your next great escape. Glenwood Springs and the Roaring Fork Valley have been working hard to keep our community safe and sound, but we miss you! […]

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Rocky Mountain PBS “Colorado Experience” Viewers’ Choice Episode about the Fairy Caves airs March 26, 7:30 p.m

This time last year, Colorado residents voted for “Fairy Caves” to be the 2020 Rocky Mountain PBS “Colorado Experience” Viewers’ Choice. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (March 24, 2020) — Every year, Colorado Experience conducts a Viewers’ Choice Award contest to let viewers decide what episode Rocky Mountain PBS will produce.x According to producer Eric Hernandez, “For […]

GLENWOOD SPRINGS HAS GONE GREEN

Second City in Colorado and Seventh in the U.S. to Use 100 Percent Renewable Electricity.  GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO. (February 26, 2020) – Glenwood Springs uses 100 percent renewable electricity, so travelers can enjoy the town without affecting the carbon footprint by staying in a hotel, eating at a restaurant and visiting an attraction. As a […]

Colorado’s Roaring Fork Valley Designated a Gold-Level Ride Center by the International Mountain Bicycling Association

Colorado’s Roaring Fork Valley (Home of Aspen, Basalt, Carbondale, Glenwood Springs, & Snowmass Village) Designated a Gold-Level Ride Center by the International Mountain Bicycling Association Aspen Snowmass / Roaring Fork Gold Level Ride Center First Gold-Level IMBA Ride Center™ in Colorado, and Fifth in United States Roaring Fork Valley, Colo., (January 29, 2020) – Today, […]

Hanging Lake Hiking Reservations Open Feb. 1

You might not be thinking of warm weather hiking while there’s still snow on the ground but planning now will ensure you get your desired time and day for hiking Hanging Lake later; one of Colorado’s most beloved and popular trails. Who’s prepared to hit the trail? Ready or not, now’s the time to start […]

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Bracing for Another Big Season at Glenwood’s Sunlight Mountain Resort

With Ski Swim Stay packages available to book now, Colorado’s family-friendly ski resort near Glenwood Springs is prepping for another record-breaking season. One that includes an early opening date and showcasing new terrain that’s part of the resort’s East Ridge expansion. With a spate of early-season snow and temperatures cold enough to prevent it from […]

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The Hotel Colorado’s Lighting Ceremony is a Glenwood Springs Holiday Tradition

The Free 30th Annual Lighting Ceremony takes place at the Hotel Colorado on Friday, Nov. 29 Glenwood Springs, CO (November 8, 2019) – For 30 years Glenwood Springs residents and visitors have gathered at one of the town’s most recognizable landmarks – the Hotel Colorado –for the official start of the holiday season. The free […]

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Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park starts the holiday season on Saturday, Nov. 23, with Gondola Giving and a Winter on the Mountain kick-off party

The mountain-top Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colo., continues its tradition of community-minded holiday fun on Saturday, Nov. 23, with a fundraiser and food drive to provide Thanksgiving meals to community members in need, followed by a kick-off party with live music, holiday lights and a visit from Santa. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 5, 2019) […]

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Breaking: More than 90,000 Votes Cast for Sunlight Mini-Mayor – Just One More Day of Voting!

A quick Mini Mayor campaign update on what has been the most active election cycle yet in Sunlight’s annual Mini-Mayor Election. Currently 8-year-old Piper Arnette of Silt, CO, is the campaign frontrunner with more than 33,000 votes. Gil Smith, 8, of Glenwood Springs, is the closest challenger with more than 20,000 votes. In all 12 […]