You won’t find a theme park on top of a mountain, much less inside a mountain, anywhere but Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. But if you’re interested in collecting a variety of rolling, watery, funny, tasty, accessible, thrilling, and good old-fashioned theme parks, we like this list from Grandparents.com.
The Haunted Mine Drop at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park isn’t the tallest drop tower in the world - just the deepest. No other drop tower goes underground like the Haunted Mine Drop’s 110-foot descent into Iron Mountain.
It’s time to ask yourself: Do you dare to drop? After months of planning, construction and waiting, the world’s first underground drop ride, the Haunted Mine Drop, officially opens at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park.
Few accolades could mean more than this recent headline by Jamie Swartzendruber on her WineGlasSlipper blog, also published in Denverkids.com: “Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park: It doesn't get more Colorado than this!”
Seven years after the Giant Canyon Swing opened at 1,300 feet above Colorado River, the thrill ride continues to attract international attention for its scenic beauty and sheer fright.
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 [...]
As much as we like to make people smile, we also like to make them scream. These two gentlemen can attest to that fact! The Giant Canyon Swing here at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park has been called "the scariest ride in the world" by many a rider. You can now take home memories of [...]
There's a full day of family fun waiting for you at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park! Located on top of Iron Mountain overlooking beautiful Glenwood Springs, Colorado, the park offers lots of options for kids (or adults!) who aren't quite ready for our over-the-top thrill rides. You can enjoy scenic tram rides, guided walking cave [...]
Over the top of Glenwood Canyon, that is! Are you ready to fly out 1,300 feet above the Colorado River? Head to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, where there are three ways to experience the adrenaline rush of cliff-side thrill rides: the new Glenwood Canyon Flyer, the Cliffhanger Roller Coaster and the [...]
Want to ride one of America's 10 best roller coasters? Come on up to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, and ride the Alpine Coaster! USA Today and Park World editor Paul Ruben named it one of America's 10 Best Roller-Coaster Rides! Our Alpine Coaster was the first of its kind in [...]
Glenwood Caverns Celebrates Summer, 10th Anniversary and 5th Season of Music on the Mountain on May 24 Reflecting pools seen on the newly expanded Historic Fairy Caves Tour provide a unique perspective on these beautiful formations. Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colo., will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a [...]
The Cliffhanger at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is the highest-elevation full-sized roller coaster in America! The highest part of the 50-foot-tall Cliffhanger Roller Coaster curves alongside the edge of Glenwood Canyon, more than 1,400 feet above the Roaring Fork and Colorado River valleys.
The Cliffhanger at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is the highest-elevation full-sized roller coaster in America! The highest part of the 50-foot-tall Cliffhanger Roller Coaster curves alongside the edge of Glenwood Canyon, more than 1,400 feet above the Roaring Fork and Colorado River valleys. Located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, the Adventure Park, which brought the [...]
There’s a reason Glenwood Springs was named the Most Fun Town in America by Rand McNally and USA Today. It really is fun, and that makes it a great destination for spring breakers. Whether you live on the Front Range and need a staycation, or are coming from out-of-state for your Colorado ski trip, we [...]
The Soaring Eagle Zip Ride is new this summer at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The park also features the longest Alpine Coaster in Colorado, the Giant Canyon Swing, cave tours and much more.
Describing Bert Kreischer in a few words isn't easy and the term "thrill seeker" doesn't even scratch the surface. Throw in hilariously absurd, fearless and passionate about fun, and you start to get the picture. As host of the popular Travel Channel’s Bert the Conqueror television series, Bert will visit Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs [...]