Discover History & the Outdoors on These Frontier Pathways

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Beginning in Pueblo and winding around to the small town of Colorado City, the Frontier Pathways Scenic Byway will take you to museums, through adorable small towns and maybe even to a roadside attraction.

Sustainability Activity
How to Give Back to These Special Places

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.

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El Pueblo Trading Post Photo
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El Pueblo History Museum

El Pueblo History Museum showcases the region's many cultural and ethnic groups through innovative exhibits including the Borderlands of Southern…

Lunch
Hopscotch Bakery

Put a hop, skip and a jump in your day at Hopscotch Bakery! Located in downtown Puebloʼs Union Avenue Historic District, Hopscotch Bakery is the…

Activity
Steelworks Museum of Industry and Culture / Bessemer Historical Society

The Colorado Fuel and Iron Company (CF&I) was the first integrated steel mill west of the Mississippi River. It was founded in 1872 by General…

Dinner
Brues Alehouse Brewing Co.

Excitement resounds in the entirety of our operation. We are a united team of talented craftsmen pioneering a new experience for our community and…

Activity
Pueblo Creative Corridor

The area is packed with galleries, museums, street sculpture and fountains, cafés, live music, and street performers that are all ready to…

Lodging
Holiday Inn & Suites - Pueblo
Business and leisure travelers enjoy our new hotel, located in the heart of pueblo.
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Breakfast
B Street Cafe

We are a locally owned and operated cafe proudly serving Pueblo!

Activity
Hike the Lewis Creek Trail

The Lewis Creek Trail is a 5.8-mile moderate hike with scenic views. Dogs are welcome, as long as they're leashed.

Lunch
Tony's Mountain Pizza

Family friendly in Westcliffe. Plan your next get-together here. Occasional live entertainment, casual cocktail area. Take out available.

Activity
Explore the Historic Downtowns of Silver Cliff & Westcliffe

These two spots have charming main streets that are prime for exploration. Snap some photos of the original town hall and fire station in Silver Cliff and the Historic Jones Theater and schoolhouse in Westcliffe.

Dinner
Alpine Lodge & Restaurant
Open year round. Quaint mountain cabins nestled among pines and aspens and bordered by San Isabel National Forest with its famous Rainbow Trail to…
Activity
Go Stargazing

The Wet Mountain Valley is home to designated International Dark Sky Communities. Enjoy pure night skies like you've never seen them before.

Lodging
Camp for the Night

The Davenport Campground was one of the first Forest Service campgrounds in the country. Spend the night under the stars here and enjoy the Adirondack shelters with stone fireplaces.

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Breakfast
Lodge at San Isabel, General Store & Restaurant

Family-owned and operated for more than 25 years, offering cabins, boat rentals, a restaurant, gift shop and more. 

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Bishop Castle
For nearly 60 years, Jim Bishop has been constructing one of the most impressive monuments to perseverance in Colorado. Bishop castle is a monumental…
Lunch
Three Sisters Tavern & Cafe
When you first enter Three Sisters Tavern and Grill, you immediately notice the rustic and quaint atmosphere in the restaurant and bar. Then you are…
Activity
Spend the Afternoon Fishing

Cast a line on Lake Beckwith or just enjoy the sun on the 1.4-mile cement walkway that surrounds it.

Dinner
Viktorios Pizzeria & Bar
Come down and shoot a game of pool, play darts or horseshoes while enjoying our full-bar and Italian, Mexican and American food. We also have 35…
Activity
Viktorios Pizzeria & Bar
Come down and shoot a game of pool, play darts or horseshoes while enjoying our full-bar and Italian, Mexican and American food. We also have 35…
Lodging
Spend a Night Outside

Open year-round, the Greenhorn Meadows Campground offers electric and non-electric sites as well as a gazebo, basketball court and horseshoe pit — no getting bored here!