In the Roaring Fork Valley, experience outdoor thrills, see one of Colorado's most iconic natural treasures — Hanging Lake — and unwind in relaxing hot springs.
Lend a helping hand by volunteering or donating to the Glenwood Canyon Restoration Alliance. Founded after the 2020 Grizzly Creek Fire, the group is working on a multi-year project to help restore Glenwood Canyon, Hanging Lake, it's surrounding landscape and trails.
Make a reservation to hike Hanging Lake in advance to make sure you get your desired time and a permit.
Hike to Hanging Lake in Glenwood Canyon
Stroll Through Historic Downtown Glenwood Springs
Walk home to Hotel Colorado and enjoy a nightcap in the outdoor courtyard.
Bike on the Rio Grande Trail (Aspen to Glenwood Springs)
COTREXMap the Trail
During your Rio Grande Trail ride, stop in Basalt for lunch.