Entries by Marlene Neidert

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park throws a farewell party for the Iron Mountain Tramway Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018

The mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colo., is saying goodbye to its 15-year-old Iron Mountain Tramway in preparation for construction of a new, high-efficiency replacement. After the farewell party on Oct. 28, the park will close until mid-March of 2019 while the detachable, 44-cabin tramway is installed.   Glenwood Springs, Colo. (October 19, 2018) […]

Sunlight Seeks Videos for Third Annual Winter Stoke Film Festival: Glenwood Springs

Local Filmmakers Can Win a Season Pass and Golden Boot Award. SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – October 12, 2018 – Sunlight Mountain Resort is inviting local filmmakers to submit their best winter videos to be featured in the third annual Winter Stoke Film Festival. The film festival, produced in conjunction with the non-profit True Media Foundation […]

Iconic Glenwood Hot Springs Resort to Add New Water Attraction

Glenwood Hot Springs Resort—the 130-year old historic geothermal attraction in Glenwood Springs, Colorado—is preparing to break ground on a major renovation project that includes a new adventure river, interactive water features and more. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo., September 25, 2018 The world’s largest hot springs pool is getting a large-scale makeover that will update and transform […]

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park kicks off Octoberfest Oct. 1 for four weeks of fall family fun

The mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is celebrating autumn Oct. 1- 28 with a pumpkin patch, leaf-peeping and food and drink specials daily. On Saturdays, visitors can also enjoy hayrides, face painting and kids’ games. Local oompah band Alpine Echo will perform on Oct. 13 and 20. A special farewell party for the […]

A Glenwood Springs Unsolved Mystery: Derringer Continues to Attract Doc Holliday History Buffs

An Old West mystery still piques curiosity. The story behind the firearm given to Doc Holliday by his girlfriend as a love token continues to drive visitors see it for themselves and ponder what happened on the day the famed gunslinger died in Glenwood Springs. Glenwood Springs, Colo. (Sept. 20, 2018) — On Nov. 8, 1887, […]

Cavers convene in Glenwood Springs Sept. 24-28 for the 2018 National Caves Association Convention

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is hosting the 53rd Annual National Caves Association Convention, giving members the opportunity to network with fellow cave owners and operators from around the U.S., learn ways to improve their businesses and enjoy Glenwood Springs.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 13, 2018) — Members of the National Caves Association (NCA) will convene […]

Sunlight Launches Free “Fun Days” For Firefighters

Free Skiing and Snowboarding for Firefighters and First Responders All Season Long. Sunlight Mountain Resort in Glenwood Springs is offering all active firefighters and first responders free skiing and snowboarding throughout the season. SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – September 5, 2018 Today Sunlight Mountain Resort announced it will offer free skiing and riding to all active […]

Two Iconic Glenwood Springs Landmarks Celebrate 125 Years with a Historic Birthday Bash

The Hotel Colorado and the Yampah Spa and Vapor Caves have teamed up to bring the community together for a once-in-a-lifetime, all-day anniversary celebration party on Sept. 15! Glenwood Springs, Colorado – August 20, 2018   Two of Glenwood Springs’ most historic and beloved properties are turning 125 in 2018. The Hotel Colorado and the Yampah […]

Music on the Mountain resumes Saturday, Aug. 18, at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

Local rock band Fifty50 kicks off the second half of the 2018 benefit concert series in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Guests can get a ride up the mountain and enjoy the shows free with the donation of at least one canned food item for the LiftUp food pantries. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 9, 2018) — After […]