Party like it’s 1999 at the 20th anniversary celebration of Glenwood Caverns’ first cave tour

Glenwood Caverns gave its first cave tour in May 1999, more than 82 years after the Fairy Caves closed to the public during World War I. The mountain-top Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is throwing a Party Like it’s 1999 celebration on Saturday, May 18, 2019.  GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (May 7, 2019) — Twenty […]

Looking Good: Rooms with a View in Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs’ lodging community welcomes guests to get comfortable, stay a while, and enjoy views all around town! With over 1,500 guest rooms from which to choose, visitors to Glenwood Springs have nearly endless choices of where to stay. A spectrum of accommodations provides the perfect launch pad for all the things to do in […]

Permits Required for All-New Hanging Lake Experience

Reserve your spot today to hike Hanging Lake, the jewel of Glenwood Canyon. The new reservation system is online now with a shuttle service to launch on May 1. Hanging Lake near Glenwood Springs is a beloved, one-of-a-kind destination in Glenwood Canyon. Though steep, it’s a short hike—just under a mile—and is one of Colorado’s […]

Over 6,000 people reserved to visit Hanging Lake this season; reservations still available

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. – Over 6,180 individuals have reserved and secured permits to visit Hanging Lake ahead of the 2019 peak-season which begins on May 1, 2019. The numbers are attributed to the successful launch of the online reservation system and responsive visitor information services, a key focus of partner efforts over the past few […]

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park celebrates grand opening of the Glenwood Gondola

The mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is celebrating the grand opening of its new high-tech gondola on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Festivities begin at 10 a.m.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (April 11, 2019) There’s a new gondola in the Roaring Fork Valley, and Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is ready to celebrate its completion. […]

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Glenwood Springs is a Green & Sustainable Town: 5 Green Facts

The mountain town best known for its hot springs and river rafting through Glenwood Canyon is also a model community for green environmental initiatives and sustainable practices. Glenwood Springs celebrates Earth Day year-round; the hot springs town is at the forefront of eco-planning with innovative ideas and projects that put the focus on conserving natural […]

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Glenwood Springs: Women to remember!

As an historical town, Glenwood Springs has many interesting stories to tell. Often we focus on our favorite Wild West Characters such as Diamond Jack and Doc Holliday. With the help of the Glenwood Springs Historical Society we have gathered some interesting biographies of impressive ladies from Glenwood Springs. We will continue to gather stories […]

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Hanging Lake Reservations available April 1

PRESS RELEASE: March 27, 2019, GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO The City of Glenwood Springs and the Forest Service partnership for Hanging Lake is pleased to announce reservations for a permit to visit Hanging Lake will be available for purchase on April 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. at visitglenwood.com/hanginglake. Online reservations will need to be made via […]

What’s New in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

With fresh new attractions and a bevy of remodeling activities, the hot springs town in the mountains is all spruced-up to welcome a new season of visitors. Everywhere you look in Glenwood Springs, there is something new happening. The town is humming like a hive of honeybees—busy building, renovating and preparing for visitors seeking the […]

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The History and Ghost Stories Of Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs is a quaint little town in the Western Slope of the Colorado Rockies, tucked in at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado rivers. Incorporated in 1885, it’s now home to around 10,000 people and is best known as a historic destination for vacationers who want to enjoy the natural beauty, hot […]