Events Ahead: What’s Happening in Glenwood Springs May Through July 5

Ahh—the long, fun-filled days of summer have arrived at last! To help you make the most of your Glenwood Springs summer vacation, see what’s happening and make plans around your favorite Glenwood Springs events! MAY Events in Glenwood Springs Rafting season shifts into high gear on the Colorado River through Glenwood Canyon. Local rafting outfitters […]

Party like it’s 1999 at the 20th anniversary celebration of Glenwood Caverns’ first cave tour

Glenwood Caverns gave its first cave tour in May 1999, more than 82 years after the Fairy Caves closed to the public during World War I. The mountain-top Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is throwing a Party Like it’s 1999 celebration on Saturday, May 18, 2019.  GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (May 7, 2019) — Twenty […]

ORPHEUS MUSIC + ARTS FESTIVAL

August 9 – 11, 2019, Two Rivers Park: 740 Devereux Rd, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601   Orpheus Music + Arts Festival is making a triumphant return to Glenwood Springs, with a bigger line-up and a brand new twist – a citywide treasure hunt. Orpheus 2019 will be held at Two Rivers Park, August 9-11 for a […]

Over 6,000 people reserved to visit Hanging Lake this season; reservations still available

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. – Over 6,180 individuals have reserved and secured permits to visit Hanging Lake ahead of the 2019 peak-season which begins on May 1, 2019. The numbers are attributed to the successful launch of the online reservation system and responsive visitor information services, a key focus of partner efforts over the past few […]

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park celebrates grand opening of the Glenwood Gondola

The mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is celebrating the grand opening of its new high-tech gondola on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Festivities begin at 10 a.m.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (April 11, 2019) There’s a new gondola in the Roaring Fork Valley, and Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is ready to celebrate its completion. […]

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Hanging Lake Reservations available April 1

PRESS RELEASE: March 27, 2019, GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO The City of Glenwood Springs and the Forest Service partnership for Hanging Lake is pleased to announce reservations for a permit to visit Hanging Lake will be available for purchase on April 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. at visitglenwood.com/hanginglake. Online reservations will need to be made via […]

What’s New in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

With fresh new attractions and a bevy of remodeling activities, the hot springs town in the mountains is all spruced-up to welcome a new season of visitors. Everywhere you look in Glenwood Springs, there is something new happening. The town is humming like a hive of honeybees—busy building, renovating and preparing for visitors seeking the […]

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The History and Ghost Stories Of Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs is a quaint little town in the Western Slope of the Colorado Rockies, tucked in at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado rivers. Incorporated in 1885, it’s now home to around 10,000 people and is best known as a historic destination for vacationers who want to enjoy the natural beauty, hot […]

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Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park reopens Saturday, March 16, for spring break

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (March 15, 2019) — After being closed for four and a half months for the construction of the new Glenwood Gondola, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is reopening on Saturday, March 16, just in time for spring break visitors. Rather than the 44 cabins that the gondola will ultimately feature, there are 17 […]

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Events Ahead: What’s Happening in Glenwood Springs through Mid-March to May

Get ready to warm up to beautiful spring weather and fun-filled planned events and activities in Glenwood Springs. See what’s happening for St. Paddy’s Day, Easter, Mother’s Day and more in your favorite hot springs mountain town.  MARCH Events in Glenwood Springs 15         A day when everyone is Irish, the Hotel Colorado celebrates St. Patrick’s […]