At the foothills of Pikes Peak, Manitou Springs charms visitors with its small-town feel, fresh air, trails galore and plenty of places to eat locally.
Grab your mountain bike and get out on one of Rangely's trails. Don't forget to pack your swimsuit so you can swim in a reservoir as the sun sets before heading to dinner at a quaint, local spot. This town is perfect for a long weekend away.
Spend two days exploring the historic roots of the Arkansas River Valley by train, raft, zipline and hot springs.