To Ski or Not to Ski in Glenwood Springs & Rifle
Glenwood Springs is already famous for thermal waters. Here’s why adding Glenwood to your itinerary makes the perfect winter vacation, whether you ski or not.
Travel Like a Local: There are special places and unique vistas around nearly every Colorado corner. You can help ensure these places exist for generations to come by staying on roads and trails, keeping speeds in check, leaving campsites and picnic spots just as you found them, and following instructional signs while you’re out and about in our state.
Stroll Along the Rio Grande Trail
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Head West to Rifle: Make the half-hour drive to the small town of Rifle, where ranchers gather, deer and elk hunters talk guns and campers stock up for adventures in the surrounding White River National Forest.
Ice Climbing in Rifle Mountain Park
Head Back to Glenwood: Head back to Glenwood to get warmed up and nourished for the evening's activities.