Hanging Lake in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Forest Service and City of Glenwood Springs announce prices and operator for Hanging Lake shuttle

The Hanging Lake shuttle and reservation system will provide efficient visitor transportation while protecting a National Natural Landmark! GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo., February 22, 2019– The Forest Service and the City of Glenwood Springs are pleased to announce that H2O Ventures was awarded the contract for the highly anticipated Hanging Lake Shuttle service, set to launch […]

School’s In: Spring Ski School Sessions at Sunlight Mountain Resort

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Come take a cool ride on Sunlight Mountain Resort’s new Pink Chair!

Grab your favorite pink tutu and come enjoy a cool ride on Sunlight’s new Pink Chair compliments of 6-year-old Sunlight Mini-Mayor Colby Rogers! In January Mini-Mayor Colby, of Rifle, Colo., successfully passed the Pink Chair Act, establishing that the first chair of Sunlight’s beginner chairlift be painted pink. Colby says:  “The pink chairlift is important […]

Glenwood Caverns keeps employees busy with renovation projects while the park is closed for construction of the new Glenwood Gondola

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park has kept all of its full-time, year-round employees working this winter, even though it’s closed for construction of the new Glenwood Gondola. They’re using this time to complete renovations around the park, including a major upgrade in the cave.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 30, 2019) — There’s a lot going […]

Iconic Glenwood Hot Springs Resort Adding New Aquatics Attractions

Glenwood Hot Springs Resort — the 130-year old historic geothermal attraction in Glenwood Springs, Colorado — embarks on a major renovation project that includes a new adventure river, interactive water features and more.   Glenwood Springs, Colo (January 2019) The world’s largest hot springs pool is getting a large-scale makeover that will update and transform […]

Events Ahead: What’s Happening in Glenwood Springs in February & March

Plan a Glenwood Springs getaway in February and March. In addition to soaking in our famous hot springs, now is the time to take in a comedy show or musical, discover new music, celebrate a special holiday, enter a race or cheer on athletes. Glenwood Springs is an easy place to make fun-filled vacation plans. […]

Sunlight Named Best Ski Area within 20 Miles of a Fairy Cave!

Spirits are flying high here at Sunlight after being named by the Aspen Times as Best Resort within 20 Miles of a Fairy Cave. The distinction was announced in the Dec. 19 article “Ranking the rankers” written by Roger Marolt. Sunlight Mountain Resort is nestled in the White River National Forest just 12 miles from […]

Sunlight to Open this Friday, November 23rd 2018

52nd Season of Operation Brings So Much To Smile About!   SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – Nov. 19, 2018  Officials at Sunlight Mountain Resort announced the ski area will open for it 52nd season of operation at 9 a.m. on Friday, November 23. New snowmaking infrastructure and equipment has allowed the area to open three weeks […]

Thanks for the Ride, Goodbye Tram Photo Contest! – #GoodByeTram

  Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is saying goodbye to its 15-year-old Iron Mountain Tramway in preparation for construction of a new, high-efficiency replacement. After the farewell party on Oct. 28, the park will close until mid-March of 2019 while the detachable, 44-cabin tramway is installed. Celebrate the tram’s instagramability We are excited for the update. […]

Adventure town 2018: Glenwood Springs, Colorado!

Elevation Outdoors asked their readers to choose the places that exemplify a dedication to the outdoor lifestyle, the towns with big hearts, full lungs and a dedicated love for the precious lands that surround them. Here are the winners. If you love to go outside and play, you put down roots in a town that […]