From hot springs and mountain hikes to endless sand dunes and open skies, Colorado is the perfect place to visit for anyone looking for an unforgettable adventure.

As the second-largest city in the state and just an hour’s drive south of the Denver International Airport, Colorado Springs provides a variety of things to do making it one of the top destinations for weekend getaways in Colorado.

1: Colorado Springs

Situated just off Interstate 70 is the Rocky Mountain resort town Glenwood Springs, most famously known for its plethora of natural hot springs.

2: Glenwood Springs

Located just 70 miles from Denver and known as the “Gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park,” Estes Park is an outdoorsman’s true paradise.

3: Estes Park

Whether you visit in summer or winter, Steamboat Springs has many remarkable sights and things to do.

4: Steamboat Springs

Telluride is well-known as a former mining town at the base of a popular ski and golf resort, but the town offers so much more for a jam-packed weekend getaway.

5: Telluride

Known to Coloradoans as "Breck," the town is well-known as a ski town but is another Colorado go-to for year-round activities.

6: Breckenridge

It’s the state capital and Colorado’s largest city, but Denver is more than just a stopover for adventurers heading to the mountains.

7: Denver

Step away from the mountain towns and visit the Wild West in this western Colorado town.

8: Durango

As one of Colorado’s premier ski resorts, Vail is truly one of the perfect Colorado, weekend getaways and there’s no shortage of places to visit.

9: Vail

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