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Lincoln County Adventure

Lincoln County Adventure
3 days

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
Activity

Limon Heritage Museum & Railroad Park

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Immerse yourself in Native American, railroad and homestead memories.

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Lunch

Jenny's Mexican Food

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Yummy chili rellenos, carne asada and other Mexican favorites. Read More
Activity

Lincoln Lanes

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Eat, drink, bowl and party at Limon's Lincoln Lanes. Read More
Dinner

Jean's Family Kitchen

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American comfort home cookin' in a rustic little cafe. Read More
Activity

Hugo Union Pacific Roundhouse

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Constructed in 1909, the Hugo Union Pacific Railroad Roundhouse is one of only three remaining from the original pre-merger Union Pacific Railroad, with this being the only one in Colorado. Read More
Lodging

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Limon

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Experience modern comforts and excellent service at Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Limon, located right off I-70 near major highways. Read More
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

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6 1/2 acre historic museum complex featuring: 21 fully restored buildings furnished with authentic turn-of-the-century artifacts, children's hands-on history exhibits, special events, and more!... Read More

Lunch

The Dish Room

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

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Activity

Cheyenne Wells Old Jail Museum

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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 noted Denver architect Robert S. Roeschlaub in... Read More

Dinner

Trading Post Restaurant

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Skillet breakfasts with green chili, pancakes, wraps, iced cinnamon rolls, burgers, sweet-potato fries and much more. Read More
Activity

Kit Carson Museum

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Immortalizes boom days of railroad construction along with a collection of vintage machinery, furniture and other snapshots of pioneer life. What you will not find is Kit Carson! The famous... Read More

Lodging

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - Limon

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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 mile from the downtown area  Our hotel rooms... Read More

Day 3
Breakfast

Ruby's Cafe

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Breakfast burritos, burgers, sandwiches, salads and other classic diner fare. Read More
Activity

Tamarack Golf Course

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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". Read More

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

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Family owned and operated, we’ve been a community staple since 1972. Join us for great drinks, homemade food, happy hours, and good times! Read More
Activity

Tour Walks Camp Ghost Town

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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

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

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Activity

Lincoln Theatre

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Historic single-screen movie theater that seats 204 and shows late-release weekend features.  Also available for private parties, seminar, independent films, or other special venues.

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Lodging

Limon Safari Inn

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Discover High Plains hospitality at the Safari Inn, where we warmly welcome all guests. Whether you are in Limon for business, pleasure or simply traveling through, we will do our very best to... Read More