Port Glenwood Springs: Welcoming the Navy Since 1943

Glenwood Springs and the U.S. Navy have built an alliance that began in the mid-1900s, and over the past year, that relationship has only gotten stronger. Landlocked in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, Glenwood Springs seems an unlikely harbor for the U.S. Navy. Yet, the hot springs town has been welcoming sailors for over 80 years. […]

Check Out Fun at Gear Library in Glenwood Springs

The new Gear Library at Glenwood Springs Community Center is stocked with everything you need for an outdoor adventure in Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Check it out! No gear? No problem. Play all day with outdoor equipment that you can reserve and affordably rent from Glenwood Springs Community Center. The newest addition to the […]

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Happy & Relaxed: Winter in Glenwood Springs

Give your mental and physical well-being a boost this winter with a Colorado road trip to Glenwood Springs. Snowy outdoor activities, immune-enhancing hot springs and value-priced lodging packages are just a few suggestions to relax and have fun with friends and family this winter.  Bring on the Snow and Ski Sunlight! According to the Farmer’s […]

Night Lights: A Holiday Tradition in Glenwood Springs

For a holiday that’s merry and bright, there’s no better place to be than Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The seasonal cheer begins this month with lighting festivities at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park and Hotel Colorado. Like elves working hard behind the scenes, two of the most iconic attractions in Glenwood Springs—Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park and Hotel […]

Your Big Family Gathering in Glenwood Springs

Get together in Glenwood Springs for a winter-themed big family gathering (BFG). Chase away chills and cozy up with a family reunion in Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Convening for a family reunion is always a blast, but the event gets even better when your Big Family Gathering (BFG) takes place against a snowy backdrop […]

Sit with Art in Glenwood Springs

Art gets fun and functional in Glenwood Springs. Painted mini shelters beckon visitors to sit for a spell and also add more quirky charm to the colorful downtown. The work of local artists continues to brighten the mood of people as well as the downtown landscape of Glenwood Springs. The City of Glenwood Springs commissioned […]

Raising the Dead in Glenwood Springs

The Glenwood Springs Historical Society is getting ready to summon the ghosts of Glenwood’s past. The 22nd annual Ghost Walk takes place two weekends in October and brings back a roster of feisty Old West characters. Always a sellout event, the Ghost Walk in Glenwood Springs is a long-standing October tradition, one that has been […]

Glenwood Springs: Home of Championship Mountain Biking

In October, Glenwood Springs will host the Colorado high school mountain bike championships on newly finished trails at Colorado Mountain College. The venue provides even more dirt trail riding opportunities in the hot springs town. As part of the IMBA’s designated Gold Level Ride Center for the Roaring Fork Valley, Glenwood Springs is fast gaining […]

Wild Nature: Hunting, Fishing & Wildlife Viewing in Glenwood Springs

Not only is the fall foliage around Glenwood Springs a sight to behold, the native wildlife also comes into sharper focus for sportsmen, anglers and photographers. Loving (Wild) Life Fall is gorgeous in Glenwood Springs, and creatures large and small make the most of the short season. Animals, for their part, are enjoying the bountiful […]

Lessons Learned from a Fly-Fishing Newbie

By Karin Gamba When a friend who teaches fly fishing to people of all ages in the Roaring Fork Valley asks if you want to learn how to fly fish, you don’t say no. Let’s do it! People come from all over the country for the opportunity to fish our rivers, streams and lakes; as […]