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Special Events Hit New Heights At Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

2017-03-17T08:53:22+00:00 February 9th, 2017|News, Top Stories, Vacation Planning|

Event planners, for high-flying fun that’s easy to arrange, take your group to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. Professional party planners know that choosing the right venue is essential for hosting a successful special event. Whether you’re planning a reunion, school outing, company picnic, a retirement party or even a wedding, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park [...]

Two More Weeks of Mountain Fall Festival!

2017-03-27T14:56:28+00:00 October 16th, 2016|News, Special Events, Top Stories|

Have you made it up to the Mountain Fall Festival? If not, no worries! There’s plenty of time to head up Iron Mountain to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, where autumn fun awaits! The park is still alive with fall colors, and there are lots of great photo opportunities all over the [...]

Race for the kids!

2017-03-27T15:24:38+00:00 October 1st, 2016|News, Special Events, Top Stories|

Looking for something fun to do on the weekend, that also happens to be for a great cause? Look no further! Youth Zone Ascent and Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park are partnering to host the First Annual 5K Race on Saturday, October 8. Participants are invited to run, hike, bike or segway from Two Rivers [...]

Lift-Up: “A beaming light in a trying time of darkness”

2016-11-05T06:46:23+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Glenwood Caverns Tram, News, Special Events, Top Stories|

As most people familiar with Music on the Mountain know, we partner with the non-profit organization Lift-Up for Can for a Tram, a program that collects cans of food at the tram base at every concert. We also collect turkeys in November for Lift-Up's Thanksgiving meals during our Turkey-Tram-a-Ganza event. We thought we would shine [...]

August 16th is National Roller Coaster Day!

2016-11-05T06:46:23+00:00 August 5th, 2016|News, Special Events, Top Stories|

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, August 16th and get ready to scream: it’s National Roller Coaster Day! We will  be celebrating at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park by riding the nation’s highest roller coaster, the Cliffhanger Roller Coaster. There will be prize giveaways, including Annual Thrill Passes for the 100th and 300th Cliffhanger riders! The [...]

Glenwood Caverns honored with four Locals’ Choice Awards

2016-11-05T06:46:24+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|News, Top Stories|

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park was honored with four Post Independent Locals' Choice Awards, announced on June 17 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, at Strawberry Days! We’re thrilled to be recognized as a favorite destination among the members of the community. The awards received were: Best Local Attraction  (Gold) Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park and Iron [...]

Free Funday Passes to Royal Gorge Bridge

2017-10-18T11:10:22+00:00 June 20th, 2013|News, Top Stories|

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Offers Free Funday Passes to Royal Gorge Bridge and Park Annual Passholders In a show of solidarity for the Colorado amusement industry, loyal fans of the iconic Royal Gorge Bridge and Park have another option this summer, and it’s free. Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, based in Glenwood Springs, is offering [...]

Night Plane Descends on Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park this Saturday

2017-10-18T11:10:22+00:00 June 5th, 2013|Special Events, Top Stories|

Veteran local band Night Plane to play free concert Saturday, June 8 Get ready for longtime local favorites Night Plane, who will be playing originals and classic hits at Music on the Mountain this weekend. Although they are often joined by additional musicians, this weekend's Night Plane will be an acoustic trio [...]

Top 10 Things for Families to Do in Colorado this Summer

2016-11-05T06:46:37+00:00 April 3rd, 2012|News, Thrill Rides, Top Stories, Vacation Planning|

Go jump off a cliff! Trekaroo, a popular family travel planning website, just released its list of the Top 10 Things for Families to Do in Colorado…and Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is included! In the ever-popular Jump Off a Cliff category, written just for those thrill-seeking families out there, the Giant Canyon Swing is called [...]

Glenwood Caverns’ First Employee Looks Back

2017-10-18T11:10:23+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 [...]

Visiting Glenwood Springs in the Fall

2016-11-05T06:46:38+00:00 September 21st, 2011|Top Stories, Vacation Planning|

Fall is my favorite season in Colorado, and it’s arrived in Glenwood Springs! The days are clear and warm, and then it’s sweater weather once the sun goes down.  This is a great time of year to visit, here’s why: Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is open daily, the lines are shorter – and rare on [...]

Enjoy the Tunes, Help a Neighbor

2016-11-05T06:46:38+00:00 August 25th, 2011|Special Events, Top Stories|

What could be better than live music on top of a mountain surrounded by your friends? How about all of that for a can of food! This is the third year for the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Music on the Mountain Glenwood Springs concert series to benefit the LIFT-UP food pantry. You can ride the [...]