Colorado is the ideal summer destination with unparalleled hiking, camping, whitewater and biking, events and festivals, and a rich cultural heritage. Plan your Colorado summer vacation now.
30 Hot Springs for Serious Soaks
Colorado’s mountains have plenty of activities to get your heart racing, but they’re also perfect for kicking back. Dip into our many natural hot springs, where you can soothe sore muscles after a long day of hiking or skiing. Many also offer water slides and kid-friendly amenities.
Grand Old West Days
Memorial Day weekend kicks with the Iron Man Ranch Bronc Riding, carnival and concert in Craig. The rest of the weekend continues with a parade, a barn dance, Yampa River Ranch Rodeo, draft horse and mule show, and much more fun for the whole family. May 25–28, 2018
Calendar of Events
Annual Taste of Creede
Bands on the Bricks
70th Annual FIBArk Festival
30th Annual Rocky Mountain Mustang Roundup
120th Annual Strawberry Days Festival
Native American Cultural Immersion Experience
Cherry Creek Arts Festival
Bursts of color from hundreds of wildflower species are one of the park's simplest joys. Read more