5 places to visit on your next road trip to Colorado

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Summer Road Trippin'

Looking for variety for your Summer travel? Discover these unique and beautiful locations on your next road trip towards Colorado. The adventure possibilities are endless!

Eagle Mountain City, UTEagle Mountain offers outdoor recreation activities that are fun for the entire family. Mountain Ranch Bike Park is the first of its kind on the Wasatch Front. It spans 30 acres and features three jump lines, a slopestyle track, a single track, a skills area with 200 yards of wood features, a teeter-totter, a pump track, a beginner trail, and an uphill trail. The new phase of the park has all-abilities access and offers a zip line, climbing area, and more!

Carbon County, UT – Welcome to Castle Country! In Carbon County, you will find adventure at every turn. Go hiking in the world famous 9 Mile Canyon where you can step back in time and view the best rock art in the west. This untouched wilderness allows travelers to see the rock art created centuries ago. The varied styles of rock art and artifacts discovered by archeologists show that this canyon has been home to Native American Indians for thousands of years. Helper, Utah has a rich history as a railroad town and later a coal mining town. The downtown area is undergoing a major renovation that will benefit locals and visitors alike.

Green River, UT – Butch Cassidy and his Wild Bunch one roamed Green River, and it has a become a haven for river runners who want to explore Desolation and Gray Canyons. The climate is perfect for growing melons, and Green River boasts some of the largest and best melons in the world. Green River is a perfect example of the west – pure, simple, wide-open, mystical, and ready to be explored. Explore the John Wesley Powell museum, go mountain biking on the Athena bike trail, or get 18 holes of golf on their beautiful courses.

Red Cliffs, UTRed Cliffs Lodge offers the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation when you are exploring Moab. From mountain biking, horseback riding, and guided tours of world-famous national parks, to exploring by Jeep, raft, or foot, Red Cliff’s Lodge is the perfect base for your family. Located beside whitewater rapids and at the base of stunning red rock cliffs, it’s like stepping back into the old west of Hollywood. Explore the Moab Movie Museum, and learn fascinating facts and view memorabilia from famous films shot here. Relax at the Cowboy Grill and the largest winery in Utah, where wine tasting is available every day.

Frisco, CO – Do you want to explore the Rocky Mountains this summer? Frisco, Colorado is your perfect base camp for all your adventures. Located at the center of Summit County near Breckenridge and Copper Mountain, it’s a natural trailhead for your trip. Your family can experience camping, fishing, hiking, biking, and boating and then return to town to experience unique shops, great bars, and restaurants. Explore the Frisco Historic Park and Museum to experience what it was like to live in the mountains with prospectors, miners, trappers, passion, and prosperity.

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