Activities & Attractions

Fun Activities in Colorado

Colorado is a favorite place because of its various fun activities. The list is long and includes suitable things to do for groups, and individuals, high-action fun, relaxing, or mentally stimulating activities. Here are some favorites for you to consider:

Fun Group Activities

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Relaxing Activities 

  • Health & Wellness Spas – some of the best spas with a complete selection of services are easily found in resort towns.
  • Natural Hot Springs – are found throughout the state. Some are complete with spa services, lodging, and more. Others are more out of the way and completely natural.
  • Swimming Pools – found throughout Colorado.
  • Marijuana Dispensaries – really take the edge off and enjoy your vacation time.
  • Nature Walks, Sightseeing, Wildflowers – enjoy a stroll through the many public parks, gardens, and neighborhood paths.

Interactive Fun Activities

  • Shopping – small town shops, farmers markets, and modern shopping/activity centers.
  • Music & Concerts – various venues exist, such as outdoor concerts, local pubs, and concert halls.
  • Arcades – mostly found on the Front Range.
  • Events – holiday events or events for almost any reason imaginable. Resort towns go all out, as do many of the bigger metropolitan areas.
  • Museum Tours – plenty of museums in Colorado to explore and learn about Western heritage.

Sporting Fun Activities

Choose Your Colorado Fun Activities

Whether you’re looking for a physically challenging activity like skiing, hiking, or whitewater rafting or a more laid-back activity like soaking in hot springs, riding a historic railroad, or visiting a Colorado museum, Colorado will not disappoint. These are just some suggestions; Colorado has even more fun activities, seek, and you shall find.

8 Mile Bar & Grill

45000 W US Highway 50, Cañon City, CO
Freshly prepared home-cooking from our 8 Mile Bar and Grill that adds to the adventure of the river awaits you and your ...
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A Raft Masters Adventure

2315 E. Main St., Cañon City, CO
719-275-6645
Celebrating 27 years experience providing the highest quality outings for all group sizes. The Arkansas River is America...
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A Summit County Brewery Tour

Frisco, CO
970-468-7777
Brews, Booze, Bud Tours Experience the Brewery Tour  Enjoy an afternoon or evening with a relaxing brewery tour with a ...
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Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours

Summit County, CO
970-468-7777
Complete Train Tours – Your Choice Choose from four different railroad adventures with 3-, 5-, 8- and 12- hour tou...
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Alpine Sports

435 North Park Ave, Breckenridge, CO
970-453-9623
Alpine Sports ski, board and bike rental in Breckenridge, Colorado is a family owned ski, snowboard, bike and SUP rental...
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Antique Warehouse

110 E. Main Street, Florence, CO
719-372-1016
Vintage Lighting & Western Accoutrements. Find that special something or accent piece to complete your interrior loo...
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Arkansas River Tours

49311 W U.S. 50 B, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-321-4352
Arkansas River Tours – Whitewater Rafting Since 1973, Arkansas River Tours has connected over 300,000 guests to th...
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Aspen Leaf Bakery and Cafe

113 W Main St, Florence, CO 81226
719-784-3834
Fresh Homemade Pasteries and Cafe Fresh Pastries, Tiramisu, Bread Pudding, Delicious Homemade Sandwiches, Soups, Fresh S...
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Aspen Meadows Soap

432 Main St, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-276-0311
Handcrafted herbal soaps, lotions, skin care items, candles and bath accessories....
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Aspen Winds on Fall River

1051 Fall River Ct, Estes Park, CO 80517
800-399-6010
River Front Cabins in Estes Park Aspen Winds has 16 riverfront cabins in Estes Park, Colorado. Our condos have either a ...
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ATV Tours Colorado

3627 Alvarado Rd. Dumont, CO 80436
303-868-0874
Get ready to explore the great outdoors and discover the beauty of the Rocky Mountains in a unique and exciting way. Our...
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Autumn’s Attic

428 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-429-7900
Great little store with amazing prices. Antiques, home decor, knickknacks, art, clothing, jewelry, and hand made items....
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Bell Tower Cultural Center

201 E. Second Street, Florence,CO
719-784-2038
Florence Arts Council – Bell Tower The Florence Arts Council’s (FAC) mission is to PROMOTE, PRESERVE, and PU...
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Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge

652 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon, CO 80435
1-800-842-5939
Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge, Dillion Near Breckenridge and Keystone, our Dillon hotel is the perfect destination for gu...
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Blue Spruce Gallery

205 W. Main, Florence, CO
The Blue Spruce Art and Antiques Stop by or find out more about our featured shows. Blue Spruce features distinctive Art...
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Breckenridge Nordic Center

9 Grandview Dr., Breckenridge, CO
970-453-6855
Welcome to Breckenridge Nordic Center Family Fun Nordic Adventures Enjoy a family fun-filled adventure of cross-country ...
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Cañon City Chamber of Commerce

424 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-275-2331
The Chamber provides effective leadership and opportunities for the benefit of our members and our community, and promot...
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Cañon City Mugs

1520 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212
719-276-5348
Coffee Cafe, Sports Bar & Grill All around place to be in Cañon City! Family Friendly! Espresso Bar, Breakfast, Lun...
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Cañon City Trolley

Cañon City, CO
719-445-8300
We drive, you ride! Visit the best wineries and cideries in the area by trolley....
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Cheryl’s Book Nook

404 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-275-4964
A used paperback/hardback exchange store....
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City of Cañon City

128 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-269-9011
If you are looking for more information about our beautiful city, visit www.canoncity.org...
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City of Cripple Creek

337 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, CO 80813
719-689-3461
A Part of Colorado’s Rich Heritage Cripple Creek played an integral role in the rich heritage of Colorado. The fir...
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City of Victor

500 Victor Ave., Victor, CO
719-689-2284
Victor is a Statutory City located in Teller County, Colorado – 10,000 feet above sea level and southwest of Pikes...
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City on a Hill Coffee & Roastery

420 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-966-1671
Quaint Coffee shop located downtown Main Street. Offering Breakfast, Lunch, Pastries, Goodies, Coffee & Tea. Free WI...
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Clear Creek Rafting

44650 W. US Highway 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-353-9901
Clear Creek Rafting Clear Creek rafting trips or the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge. Rafting trips for all abiliti...
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Colon Orchards

3175 Grandview Avenue, Canon City, CO 81212
719-275-6359
Great Grandpa Colon planted the first apple trees at the farm in 1890. Now the 4th generation of Colons is in charge. Co...
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Colorado Jeep Tours

2315 E. Main Street, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-6339
Off-Road with Colorado Jeep Tours Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty and rich history of Colorado by traveling the ro...
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D&SNG Railroad Museum

479 Main Ave, Durango, CO
(888) 872-4607
Be sure to visit both D&SNGRR Museums. Admission is FREE. The Durango Museum is open year-round. Yard Tours are avai...
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Defiance Rafting Company

1308 County Road 129, Glenwood Springs, CO
970-404-3022
At Defiance, we like to keep things easy peasy lemon squeaky.  Not sure what trip to book? No worries, we’ll poin...
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Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

479 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
888-842-4607
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (D&SNGRR) arrived in...
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Durango Hot Springs

6475 Co Rd 203 Durango, CO 81301
970-247-0111
Surrounded by mountain views, these natural mineral hot springs are like no other on Earth, with a perfect blend of...
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Echo Canyon River Rafting Expeditions

45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212
800-755-3246
Echo Canyon River Expeditions Echo Canyon River Expeditions has been hosting guests to the beauty and adventure of ...
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EDGE Zipline and Adventure Park

1375 West Plum Creek Parkway, Castle Rock, CO
720-733-9477
The EDGE Zipline and Adventure Center The EDGE (formerly Castle Rock Adventure Park) is an outdoor adventure center near...
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EXIT Elevation Realty

520 Main Street, Cañon City, CO
719-275-8622
Elevate Your Real Estate Experience! LOCAL Experts ready to help with your Residential, Commercial & Land goals!...
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Florence Chamber of Commerce

Florence, CO
719-784-3544
The town of Florence is a town of character and grit.  It is a town that had to rediscover itself when times got hard....
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Florence Pioneer Museum

100 E. Front Street, Florence, CO
719-784-1904
“Showcasing our local history for over 50 years” Local Artifacts and History & Family History Open May 1...
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