Glenwood Canyon


Attractions and Activities Abound

Glenwood Springs is a nature lover’s paradise. Long prized for its healing natural hot springs, the town is encircled by the White River National Forest and is located just miles from world-class fishing, skiing, hiking, and more.

Glenwood Canyon, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Iron Mountain Hot Springs, Yampah Hot Springs, and the Vapor Caves are all within your grasp when you make Hotel Colorado your destination.

Whether you’re skiing Colorado’s famed powder, hiking, mountain biking, climbing, golfing, or exploring historic Glenwood Springs, you’ll delight in our corner of the Western Rockies.

Explore Downtown Glenwood Springs

Downtown Glenwood Springs features spas, museums, shopping, galleries, coffee shops, and more. Don’t miss an opportunity to explore this hidden gem of the Rockies.

Bring a group to the Glenwood Escape Room, meander through the Farmer’s Market in the summer months, and while away the afternoon in Glenwood Springs’ beautiful boutiques, galleries, bookstores, jewelry shops, and candy stores. After a day spent exploring, come back to the Hotel Colorado for handcrafted cocktails, local brews, and tapas, or visit a local microbrewery.

Adventure at Your Fingertips

Looking for guidance for hiking or whitewater rafting while you’re in Glenwood Springs? Check out Canyon Bikes or Blue Sky Adventures for fun local tours.

Family walking bikes in Glenwood Canyon in Fall

Canyon Bikes

Canyon Bikes specializes in serving visitors using Glenwood Canyon Recreational Trail. The paved 16-mile biking, hiking, and inline skating trail starts one block from our office. They offer the only shuttle service for those wishing to ride the entire trail starting at the east end. Canyon Bikes makes biking easy for the whole family! They also provide trailside assistance as needed for our guests.

People whitewater rafting

Blue Sky Adventures

Blue Sky Adventures is the oldest Glenwood Springs rafting company offering guided river trips through the scenic and beautiful Glenwood Canyon. For 30 years, your hosts, the Hansens, have been offering economical river trips on the Colorado and Roaring Fork Rivers. For complete information, call the toll-free number: 1-877-945-6605, or email: