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 […]

Walk Back in Time at The Hotel Colorado

The New Historic Tours Have Started on Weekends and run through Labor Day Glenwood Springs, CO (July 22, 2019) – There is more to the 126-year-old Hotel Colorado than meets the eye. The history of the hotel is filled with stories that defy a natural explanation. In fact, there are rumors that some past guests […]

Sopris Splash Zone is Making Waves in Glenwood Springs

Making a splash is what it’s all about at Glenwood Hot Springs Resort this summer. The venerable geothermal resort recently opened the Sopris Splash Zone, adding yet one more way for visitors to play in the water in Glenwood Springs. Glenwood Springs is the place where families flock to cool off, relax and have fun […]

East Ridge Expansion Adds More Skiable Acres at Sunlight

SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – June 24, 2019 Sunlight Mountain Resort announced a three-phase $4 million expansion plan that will add a new lift to its East Ridge expert terrain plus nearly 100 acres of additional skiable terrain.   Phase 1 of the project is currently underway with Sunlight’s trail maintenance crew performing extensive glade work to […]

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From Hanging Lake to Red Mountain: The Stunning Trails of Glenwood Springs

Hanging Lake in Glenwood Canyon gets top billing as a premier Glenwood Springs hiking destination, but the hot springs resort town also has a mix of lesser-known trails that offer visitors an exhilarating outdoor experience with spectacular views. Hanging Lake Trail Hanging Lake. The gem of Glenwood Canyon, hiking Hanging Lake requires some advanced planning. […]

5 Child-Friendly Activities in Glenwood Springs

Kids just want to have fun! This summer take them to Glenwood Springs. It’s Colorado’s family-friendly resort town in the mountains, where you’ll have a blast with these five kid-endorsed activities. Splashing. Nothing says summer like water and Glenwood Springs has plenty of that! The town has two hot springs swimming attractions, featuring pools where […]

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 […]

On June 1, 2019, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, becomes seventh city in the nation to use 100% renewable electricity

The announcement was made at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, the mountain-top theme park overlooking Glenwood Springs, which becomes one of the first amusement parks in the country to be powered by 100% renewable energy.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (May 29, 2019) Glenwood Springs, Colorado, joins an elite group June 1, 2019, as it becomes the […]

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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 […]