Planning Your Visit

Visiting Glenwood Springs

Thank you for planning a visit to the Iron Mountain Hot Springs. While you’re in Glenwood Springs, you can enjoy activities such as rafting, hiking, skiing, rock climbing, fishing, mountain biking, hot springs, shopping, dining and much more. Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, located just a short walk from here, offers cave tours, thrill rides, a gondola, live music and entertainment, family-friendly rides and attractions, mountain-top dining and holiday lights.

You’ll find cultural activities in Glenwood Springs throughout the year including free Music in the Park concerts, farmer’s markets, a vaudeville show, ghost walks and the Fall Arts Festival. The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association can help you plan your trip. If you’re already in town, stop by the Visitor Center at 802 Grand Avenue. (http://www.visitglenwood.com)

The resort towns of Aspen, Vail and Snowmass are all located within an hour of Glenwood Springs and provide additional opportunities to enjoy your Colorado vacation any time of the year.

Getting here

Glenwood Springs is located just off I-70 and is close to several airports. Eagle County Airport is 30 miles east of town; the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is 40 miles to the south; and Walker Field in Grand Junction is 90 miles to the west. Amtrak’s California Zephyr has year-round, daily arrivals in Glenwood Springs from points east and west.

Directions

From I-70, take exit #116. Proceed north to stoplight at 6th Street. Turn left (west) on 6th and drive for 1/3 mile to Devereux Road. Turn left (south) on Devereux and proceed to Centennial Street. Turn right on Centennial and continue to the Iron Mountain Hot Springs.

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Glenwood Springs Lodging

Choose from more than 36 properties in Glenwood Springs, including hotels, motels, historic properties, cabins, bed and breakfasts, condos, short-term vacation rentals and campgrounds.

Dining

Restaurants in Glenwood Springs run the gamut from quick, causal bites to eat to award-winning fine dining. There’s something for every palate and every budget!

Public transportation

Ride Glenwood Springs offers transportation throughout Glenwood Springs for just $1 per day. The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority also serves Glenwood Springs and the Roaring Fork Valley.

http://www.ci.glenwood-springs.co.us/transpo/1a-1.htm (ride glenwood)

http://rfta.com