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August 16th is National Roller Coaster Day!

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 [...]

Screaming on the Giant Canyon Swing

June 20th, 2016|Thrill Rides, Video|

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 [...]

Over-the-Top Thrills at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

March 17th, 2016|Thrill Rides, Video|

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 [...]

One of the Top 10 Roller-Coaster Rides in America!

January 18th, 2015|Thrill Rides, Video|

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

May 16th, 2013|News, Special Events|

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 [...]

Cliffhanger Roller Coaster at Glenwood Caverns

July 10th, 2012|Thrill Rides, Vacation Planning, Video|

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 [...]

Zip Ride at Glenwood Caverns

June 27th, 2011|Thrill Rides, Video|

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.

The Travel Channel’s Bert the Conqueror is Coming to Visit!

April 22nd, 2011|News, Thrill Rides|

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 [...]