East Ridge Expansion Adds More Skiable Acres at Sunlight

SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – June 24, 2019 Sunlight Mountain Resort announced a three-phase $4 million expansion plan that will add a new lift to its East Ridge expert terrain plus nearly 100 acres of additional skiable terrain.   Phase 1 of the project is currently underway with Sunlight’s trail maintenance crew performing extensive glade work to […]

Power Move: Glenwood Springs Among First in Nation to Use 100 Percent Renewable Electricity

On June 1, 2019, Glenwood Springs, a town best known for its geothermal amenities, became the second city in Colorado and the seventh in the U.S. to flip the switch and transition to using 100 percent renewable electricity. This hot springs town in the Colorado mountains is one of just a handful in the country […]

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Summer season kicks off at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park with Music on the Mountain, Friday Afternoon Club and Two for Tuesdays

In addition to cave tours, thrill rides and family fun, summer at America’s only mountain-top theme park means live music six days a week, entertainment for kids and some greats deals. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (June 7, 2019) — Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is putting the new Glenwood Gondola to good use this summer with more […]

On June 1, 2019, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, becomes seventh city in the nation to use 100% renewable electricity

The announcement was made at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, the mountain-top theme park overlooking Glenwood Springs, which becomes one of the first amusement parks in the country to be powered by 100% renewable energy.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (May 29, 2019) Glenwood Springs, Colorado, joins an elite group June 1, 2019, as it becomes the […]

Events Ahead: What’s Happening in Glenwood Springs May Through July 5

Ahh—the long, fun-filled days of summer have arrived at last! To help you make the most of your Glenwood Springs summer vacation, see what’s happening and make plans around your favorite Glenwood Springs events! MAY Events in Glenwood Springs Rafting season shifts into high gear on the Colorado River through Glenwood Canyon. Local rafting outfitters […]

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 […]

ORPHEUS MUSIC + ARTS FESTIVAL

August 9 – 11, 2019, Two Rivers Park: 740 Devereux Rd, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601   Orpheus Music + Arts Festival is making a triumphant return to Glenwood Springs, with a bigger line-up and a brand new twist – a citywide treasure hunt. Orpheus 2019 will be held at Two Rivers Park, August 9-11 for a […]

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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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 www.visitglenwood.com/hanginglake. Online reservations will need to be made via […]