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Glenwood Springs

303 9th StreetGlenwood SpringsColorado 81601
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Known for medicinal hot sulfur springs, rich natural beauty and Wild West heritage, Glenwood Springs, Colorado attracts numerous visitors who come to explore the area's outdoor recreational opportunities and quaint mountain lifestyle. The namesake hot springs are the largest natural springs in the world, and the area also features numerous spas for beauty treatments and shopping for retail therapy. For sports lovers, there is no end to the attractions of Glenwood Springs, which offers year-round attractions including whitewater rafting, horseback riding, ATV tours, kayaking, hiking and more.



Downtown market, Tri-Glenwood Triathalon, Fall Art Festival, Strawberry Days Festival and Historic Ghost Walk


  • Soak in the hot springs and relax
  • Shop for souvenirs and unique gift items
  • Sign up for a day of spa treatments
  • Enjoy scenic natural wonders
  • Go skiing in the winter and rafting in
    the summer

Glenwood Springs Shopping

Glenwood Springs is a shopper’s delight and features several different retail areas, including downtown, the Glenwood Meadows and Market Street Shops, Roaring Fork Marketplace and the Glenwood Springs Mall.

History of Glenwood Springs

Originally known as "Defiance," Glenwood Springs was once just a collection of tents, saloons and brothels populated by gunslingers, gamblers and prostitutes. Today the former frontier town still evokes the life and culture of the Wild West.


  • What’s a great year-round attraction in the area?

    Glenwood Hot Springs Pool is open all year long. The world’s largest hot springs pool, it offers steaming mineral water for soaking, swimming and playing.
  • What’s a great family-friendly activity in Glenwood Springs?

    The whole family will love Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park and Historic Fairy Caves, a Western-themed attraction with beautiful views, thrill rides and underground caves.

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