Colorado.com
3 Days
Explore the Outdoors in Marble, Redstone & Carbondale

Hike to an abandoned mill, see waterfalls cascading near the roadside and explore an art gallery or two in a Certified Colorado Creative District. This weekend journey won't disappoint.

Sustainability Activity

Trail Work For A Day

Bring your bike, work boots, work gloves and a friend to help keep Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Association's trails looking A-OK.

Day 1

activity

Avalanche Ranch Cabins & Hot Springs

On 36 acres located in the heart of the Roacky Mountains, Avalanche Ranch is the perfect cabin getaway. Thirteen charming log cabins, a tiny house,…

lunch

Slow Groovin BBQ Marble

We are not expected to adhere to a certain style of barbecue by critics or long standing regional traditions. This allows us to adopt our favorite tastes…

activity

Hike to Crystal Mill

This 9-mile trail near Marble is home to one of Colorado's hidden gems — a mill perched high above the Crystal River. It makes for breathtaking photos…

dinner

Propaganda Pie

Serving Detroit-style pizza to the Roaring Fork Valley.

activity

See Some Waterfalls

The Hayes Creek Waterfalls are a short walk from the road on Highway 133. Snap some photos of these cascading falls during golden hour.

lodging

Redstone Castle Historic Tours

Welcome to the suites at the historic Redstone Castle, built in 1902 to impress John Osgood's wealthy friends and barons of industry. Select your suite…

Day 2

breakfast

Silo Culinary Productions

SILO’s philosophy is all about simplicity. Our classic American fare allows the fresh, local ingredients to speak for themselves. Whenever possible,…

activity

Hike Red Hill

Hop on this singletrack to get your morning off to a blood-pumping start. This 6.2-mile intermediate loop is just what the doctor ordered.

lunch

The Homestead Bar & Grill

Our menu includes vegetarian, vegan and gluten free choices as well. Come relax on our welcoming patio that offers simply the best views of Mt Sopris…

activity

Shaboomee SUP

Providing SUP instruction, sales, rentals, fitness and yoga, touring, retreats Aspen, Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and beyond.

dinner

Allegria Restaurant

Allegria Carbondale is a European-Italian restaurant with a French flair, within the heart of Carbondale, Colorado. Guests can enjoy the modern Freench/Italian…

activity

Explore Carbondale's Art Scene

Carbondale is home to one of Colorado's Certified Creative Districts. It offers up opportunities to meet with artists, see them at work and maybe even…

lodging

Stay in a Tiny House

Spend the night in this tiny home within walking distance of downtown Carbondale.

Day 3

breakfast

The Village Smithy Restaurant

A legendary tradition in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1975, the Village Smithy is everyone's choice for the best breakfasts available in the region…

activity

True Nature Healing Arts Organic Cafe

An intentional sanctuary, True Nature Healing Arts offers yoga in Carbondale, CO. We also have a tea room, Ayurvedic spa and eco-friendly boutique.

Insider's Tip

Stay for Lunch

True Nature Healing has a cafe open daily with organic soups, salads, baked goods and smoothies.

activity

Whitewater Rafting, LLC

Colorado River rafting for all levels!  Located in beautiful Glenwood Springs, Colorado, you will plenty of adventure activities for all ages - plan…

dinner

Phat Thai Restaurant

We're a curious new breed of southeast Asian eatery, offering imaginative food and tasty drink inspired by our travels to Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam…

activity

Steve's Guitars

Steve's Guitars has been in the Dinkel Building since 1993 and has presented live music every week for the last 10 years. Our music room is not a bar,…

lodging

Spend a Night Under the Stars

Surround yourself with scrub foliage, views of the Rockies and free campsites at Prince Creek.