Lincoln County Adventure

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Explore Lincoln County and get a sense of the area's rich heritage, unique museums and wide-open spaces around towns like Limon, Hugo, Burlington and Genoa.

Sustainability Activity
How to Give Back to These Special Places

Help keep the historic Lincoln Theatre running by volunteering with the Your Community Foundation.

Day
1
ECCOG photo by Terry Blevins Photo
Activity
Limon Heritage Museum & Railroad Park

Immerse yourself in Native American, railroad and homestead memories.

Lunch
Jenny's Mexican Food
Yummy chili rellenos, carne asada and other Mexican favorites.
Activity
Hugo Union Pacific Roundhouse
Constructed in 1909, the Hugo Union Pacific Railroad Roundhouse is one of only three remaining from the original pre-merger Union Pacific Railroad,…
Lodging
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Limon
Experience modern comforts and excellent service at Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Limon, located right off I-70 near major highways.
Day
2
Insider's Tip
Breakfast in the Morning

Grab breakfast at your hotel in the morning before heading out for a full day of fun activities.

Activity
Old Town Museum Complex - Burlington

6 1/2 acre historic museum complex featuring: 21 fully restored buildings furnished with authentic turn-of-the-century artifacts, children's hands…

Lunch
The Dish Room

Bringing casual upscale dining in a modern atmosphere, The Dish Room features our take on Southwest, Italian, and New American dishes.

Activity
Cheyenne Wells Old Jail Museum

One room wasn't enough to hold the worst of Eastern Colorado's bad men. After using a one-room jail for several years, Cheyenne County retained…

Dinner
Trading Post Restaurant
Skillet breakfasts with green chili, pancakes, wraps, iced cinnamon rolls, burgers, sweet-potato fries and much more.
Activity
Kit Carson Museum

Immortalizes boom days of railroad construction along with a collection of vintage machinery, furniture and other snapshots of pioneer life. What…

Lodging
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - Limon

Be the Readiest when you Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Limon .Ideally located off I-70, 80 miles east of Denver and just one…

Day
3
Breakfast
Ruby's Cafe
Breakfast burritos, burgers, sandwiches, salads and other classic diner fare.
Activity
Tamarack Golf Course
Considered one of the oldest 9 hole courses in Colorado, the course was designed by Henry Hughes and is regarded by many as the "Jewel of the Plains".
Insider's Tip
Alternative Activity

If golf isn't your thing, practice your strikes and spares while bowling at Lincoln Lanes in Limon.

Lunch
South Side Food & Drink
Family owned and operated, we’ve been a community staple since 1972. Join us for great drinks, homemade food, happy hours, and good times!
Activity
Tour Walks Camp Ghost Town

Take a drive out east to see the remains of a settlement from the 1870s, which originally was established by German baron Herr Walks for the purposes of buffalo hunting. Eventually homes, schools and churches were built; today there's still a church and a grandstand overlooking a former baseball field.

Dinner
Oscar's Bar & Grille

A relaxed venue offering a menu of steaks & seafood, plus a bar and a pool table.

Activity
Lincoln Theatre

Historic single-screen movie theater that seats 204 and shows late-release weekend features.  Also available for private parties, seminar,…

Lodging
Limon Safari Inn
Discover High Plains hospitality at the Safari Inn, where we warmly welcome all guests. Whether you are in Limon for business, pleasure or simply…