Woofs, Wheels and Walkers: How to Share the Trails in Glenwood Springs

Hitting the two major paved trails in Glenwood Springs for exercise, fresh air and social time attracts pet owners, pedal pushers and pedestrians alike but sharing the “road” can be tricky. Here’s how to make it a great experience for everyone. Glenwood Springs is home to a couple of truly remarkable paved trails. The Rio […]

Pitch, Park, Play: It’s Camping Season In Glenwood Springs

Spring is here and that means it is officially Colorado camping season. Whether you prefer to rough it in a tent or road trip it in an RV, you’ll want to consult our guide to the best camping in and around Glenwood Springs. For many of us, camping is part of our primordial human DNA. […]

Glenwood Springs Gals with Gumption!

Guts. Spunk. Moxie! Worthy of recognition, especially during Women’s History Month in March, the ladies featured here were all gifted with gumption.  Each in their own manner, they shaped Glenwood Springs into the destination it is today. Sarah Cooper: Influencer of Her Time Wife of Glenwood Springs founding father, Isaac Cooper, Sarah was a genteel […]

Explore Rockin’ Geology in Glenwood Springs & Vicinity

Much more than pretty scenery, the landscape tells the background story of Glenwood Springs and the surrounding area. Hot springs are the most well-known result of geologic activity, but even more fascinating details are etched in the earth for those willing to take a closer look. Glenwood Springs as we know it is less than […]

Spring Fling! A Couples Guide to Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs is an attractive destination for twosomes. Brimming with things to do, a thriving restaurant scene and ample lodging to accommodate all styles and budgets, it’s the perfect place for a romantic spring fling. You can feel it in the air! Romance, absolutely, but also a fresh new season is emerging in Colorado’s favorite […]

Glenwood Springs: A History of Taking Fun to the Extreme!

The hot springs town in the Colorado mountains is home to some thrilling attractions and exciting events, but our Glenwood Springs predecessors thought of things that could and would never happen today. There’s a tendency to think the past was a tamer age than the present day; that because of materials, technology or engineering, we […]

Balneology: The Art and Science of Hot Springs for Health

Go full immersion with balneology in Glenwood Springs. The Colorado town’s three hot springs attractions offer an unparalleled opportunity to absorb the art and science of geothermal soaking. Balneology is a fancy word that describes the study of natural mineral waters for drinking, soaking and steaming, along with accompanying health, wellness and therapeutic benefits. What […]

Ready, Set…Race to Glenwood Springs

Cold-weather fun takes on a competitive edge in Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Through early March, elite and fun races dominate the winter sports calendar in Glenwood Springs. The race is on in and around Glenwood Springs, a hub for winter sports. When prizes are on the line, everyone from the world’s top athletes to […]

8 Winter Drinks to Sip in Glenwood Springs

Get cozy this winter in Glenwood Springs with warming drinks that taste delicious and chase away the chills. From craft beer to classy cocktails, there is something for everyone at bars, restaurants and attractions in the hot springs town. Glenwood Springs has the perfect recipe for a warm and wonderful winter vacation. It begins with […]

O Christmas Tree in Glenwood Springs

With a little creative imagining, you can sing the title of this blog post to the tune of “O Tannenbaum.” More than mere holiday décor, Christmas trees are rooted in Glenwood Springs’ history. An Ode to a Conifer The carol, more familiarly known as “O Christmas Tree,” was originally written as a metaphor in which […]