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Lesson Plans: Remote Learning in Glenwood Springs

Take the kids on a field trip to Glenwood Springs where they can learn about important school subjects all while having an action-packed mini-break in the Colorado mountains. Zoom classrooms and remote learning are an educational reality these days. Hours spent in front of a screen may not be ideal, but one advantage of remote […]

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Time to Travel: Take the Train or Bus to Glenwood Springs

Take time to enjoy the journey for a change. Try an alternate means of transportation on your next vacation to Glenwood Springs. Amtrak and the Bustang connect to Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Check your bags and climb aboard; here’s everything you need to know about catching a ride to Glenwood Springs. Leave the car […]

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BOOK A TRIP TO GLENWOOD SPRINGS AND QUALIFY FOR $100 IN GLENWOOD GOLD COMMUNITY CURRENCY

Glenwood Springs welcomes visitors back with generous welcome gifts! The historic, hot springs town is awarding $100 in Glenwood Gold certificates to the first 1000 people who book a qualifying stay in Glenwood Springs. Glenwood Gold can be spent at participating hotels, attractions, restaurants and shops in Glenwood Springs. Learn more! 

The Latest Trends in Glenwood Springs – Face Masks and More Personal Space

What visitors are wearing and where to be seen. The current style in Glenwood Springs cleverly conceals the face. Travelers and residents alike are sporting colorful masks and bandanas while enjoying everything this hot springs resort town has to offer. The best way to pull off this new look is from a distance, about 6 feet […]

The ultimate fun, photo-worthy, bucket list to the Land of water

Don’t miss the opportunity to take these stunning Colorado photos in the Glenwood Springs area. Following this list will ensure you are making lasting memories while also providing you with stunning vacation photo ops, that capture the essence of Colorado mountain town charm. 1. Glenwood Caverns Viewing Deck. Enjoy a scenic Gondola ride to the […]

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Halvor Flowstone settles in on top of Iron Mountain at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

The friendly 14-foot-tall troll is ready to welcome guests back to the mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, where management is waiting for the approval to reopen.  GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (June 4, 2020) There’s a friendly new face on top of Iron Mountain in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, that’s waiting to welcome guests back to […]

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Try Cycling in Glenwood Springs to Ease Back into Travel

With stay-at-home orders gradually being lifted, life in Colorado is cautiously returning to some normalcy, including summertime travel. For visitors longing for a change of scenery, biking in Glenwood Springs is an ideal activity. Miles of trails, sunshine-filled days and ample fresh air provide a safe, fun, and family-friendly pastime, all while following social distancing […]

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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 […]

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Plan a Sustainable, Green Vacation to Glenwood Springs, Colorado

A growing number of travelers worldwide are embracing green vacations. As a mountain town that utilizes 100 percent renewable electricity and has an abundance of things to do, Glenwood Springs is the natural choice when it comes to vacation destinations. There’s an environmental cost to taking a vacation. The impact varies, depending on where you […]