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How a Colorado Theme Park Ended Up on Top of a Mountain

2017-05-02T11:17:26+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Behind the Scenes, Cave Exploration, Glenwood Caverns History, News|

A mountain is ideal for many things - hiking, skiing, hang gliding, but it’s not the most logical location for a theme park. Yet, situated 7, 100 feet above sea level in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is America’s only mountain-top theme park. How exactly did Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park end up there? Well, follow the [...]

Wild adventures in Glenwood Springs

2016-11-05T06:46:24+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Cave Exploration, Video|

Are you ready to explore a few heart pumping adventures in Glenwood Springs. Shawna Henderson, the Colorado Escapist, begins her journey underground on the Wild Tour at the Glenwood Caverns and Adventure Park. Get dirty! Crawl through tight spaces and discover some of the most incredible rock and water features. Next stop is the [...]

Testimonials for the Wild Tour at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

2016-11-05T06:46:35+00:00 May 9th, 2014|Behind the Scenes, Cave Exploration, Vacation Planning, Video|

Wonder what it's like to take a Wild Tour at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park? Watch these testimonials from students and a teacher at the Denver Academy! The Wild Tour at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park takes you deep inside Glenwood Caverns in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, for an on-your-belly caving adventure. Guide Lorie Sheader shows you [...]

The King’s Row Cave Tour

2016-11-05T06:46:35+00:00 March 9th, 2014|Cave Exploration, Video|

Take a peek inside Glenwood Caverns as guide Kathy Miller gives you a preview of the King's Row Cave Tour. King's Row is the most highly decorated cave room in Colorado. The staged light show highlights the cave's magnificent formations. Glenwood Caverns and the Historic Fairy Caves are part of Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park [...]

Top Ten Reasons Glenwood Caverns should be…

2016-11-05T06:46:36+00:00 June 21st, 2013|Cave Exploration, Glenwood Caverns History, News|

Top Ten Reasons Glenwood Caverns should be the Eighth Wonder of the World Recently, the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association entered Glenwood Caverns and the Historic Fairy Caves into VirtualTourist.com’s contest to crown “The Eighth Wonder of the World.” Tourism boards, chambers of commerce and visitor bureaus around the world are sending in nominations [...]

Visit Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

2016-11-05T06:46:37+00:00 July 17th, 2012|Cave Exploration, Glenwood Caverns Dining, Vacation Planning, Video|

Visit Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in historic Glenwood Springs, Colo., for a unique mountain-top adventure. Wholesome family fun, from kids' activities and attractions to rides for die-hard thrill seekers, makes this the perfect vacation destination. Take a walking tour or an on-your-belly Wild Tour of Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves, one of the [...]

Glenwood Caverns’ First Employee Looks Back

2016-11-05T06:46:37+00:00 December 29th, 2011|Behind the Scenes, Cave Exploration, Glenwood Caverns History, News, Top Stories|

Tour Guide manager Bob Koper in King's Row at Glenwood CavernsKelly Cox photo Bob Koper knows a thing or two about being underground. The longtime Glenwood Caverns tour guide has been sharing his enthusiasm and knowledge about the historic caves since 1999, the first year they were open to the public. Steve [...]