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Make Time for a Whistle-Stop Visit to Glenwood’s Amtrak Station

Explore train travel then and now with a visit to the Glenwood Springs’ historic train depot. Along with such easily identifiable structures as the Hotel Colorado, the sandstone bathhouse at the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool and the Hotel Denver, the Glenwood Springs Train Depot is one of the town’s most historic buildings, and yet, one […]

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Where to Grab a Pizza in Glenwood Springs

Who doesn’t love a pizza pie with all their favorite toppings piled on? Here’s the lowdown on where to go for a slice in Glenwood Springs, Colorado’s favorite hot springs town. Pizza brings people together. Whether you’re meeting friends after a day of outdoor adventure Glenwood Springs-style or you need to feed your hungry family […]

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Play Pokémon Go and See the Sights in Glenwood Springs

Hot springs and outdoor adventures are what attract people to visit Glenwood Springs, Colorado, but there’s a new game in town: the lure of capturing wild Pokémon. By now you’ve heard of Pokémon Go, the newly launched smart phone game by Niantic that has become an overnight, worldwide sensation. Unlike traditional gaming apps, Pokémon Go […]

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Here Fishy, Fishy: Visiting the Glenwood Springs Fish Hatchery

Hooking a prized Cutthroat trout requires a combination of skill and luck, but neither is necessary to enjoy the thrill of feeding the fish at the Glenwood Springs Fish Hatchery. The smallest of Colorado’s 19 fish hatcheries, the Glenwood Springs Fish Hatchery, is located in a secluded spot along Mitchell Creek in West Glenwood Springs. […]

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10 More Things to Do with Kids in Glenwood Springs

Swimming and playing in Glenwood Springs’ famous mineral hot springs pools is a guaranteed kid-pleaser. For even more fun, check out these other kid-friendly activities. For families vacationing in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, visiting Glenwood Hot Springs and Iron Mountain Hot Springs top the list of things-to-do. To make the most of your time in town, […]

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Hiking in Glenwood Springs: Where to Go When Hanging Lake Trail is at Max Capacity

When Hanging Lake’s daily hiking reservations are at capacity, try these Glenwood Springs hiking trail alternatives. • Red Mountain/Jeanne Golay Trail. This trail offers breath-taking views of Glenwood Springs and the Elk Range to the south of town. Hikers can choose from two routes. The easiest option is to walk up the road that is […]

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Glenwood Springs Music Man Reopens Iconic Restaurant as a Piano Bar

The Riviera Supper Club, a Glenwood Springs landmark under new ownership, adds virtuoso entertainment to a menu of mouth-watering meals. The Riviera Supper Club’s new owner, Jonathan Gorst, is a familiar face in Glenwood Springs. He’s the talent behind the piano, playing ragtime tunes and accompanying the cast of the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue, a popular […]

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Take A Summer Drive on Colorado’s Scenic Byways Near Glenwood Springs

Make Glenwood Springs your home base for day tripping drives this summer. These Colorado Scenic Byways are all within easy driving distance of the famous hot springs town. Four nearby Scenic Byway excursions offer different perspectives of the Centennial state’s iconic landscapes. West Elk Loop. This drive starts in Carbondale and follows Highway 133 over […]

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On track: 5 Great Places to Jog in Glenwood Springs

Brimming with trails and indoor running options, it’s easy to go the distance with your fitness routine while you vacation in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Whether you’re dedicated to training for an upcoming race or you just want to get out for a fun run, there are miles of paved and unpaved trails, as well as […]

Glenwood Springs: Geothermal Epicenter of Colorado Hot Springs

Though Colorado is dotted with hot springs, Glenwood Springs is one of the few places that offers multiple geothermal attractions that are all open to the public. Most Colorado hot springs towns provide visitors with one or two choices for enjoying the mineral water amenities; some hot springs pools are private and require guests to […]