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High Flying Fun & Adventure!

Known for its award-winning rides and spectacular caves, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is a unique and family-friendly theme park that soars above the rest. Our mountain-top theme park nestled in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains in Glenwood Springs features a dizzying array of activities that bring out the kid in everyone including cave tours, thrill rides, dining, children’s activities, special events, and so much more.


Choose the inexpensive Annual Thrill Pass for unlimited gondola, cave tours and rides and attractions as well as receive a 10% discount in the Lookout Grille, the Snack Shack (during the summer) and the Gift Shop.


PLEASE NOTE: FAC has been cancelled for Summer 2020 due to limited capacity restrictions. 

Enjoy live music and food and drink specials in the Lookout Grille. FREE event with the Friday coupon in the Glenwood Springs Post Independent for up to four people after 4 p.m.


PLEASE NOTE: This event has been cancelled through August due to limited capacity restrictions. 

Join us for Music on the Mountain, Glenwood Spring’s mountain-top concert series during Summer 2020.

Guests can ride the gondola FREE with the donation of a canned food item for the Lift-Up community food pantry. FREE “gondola for a can” starts at 4pm and music plays from 6pm to 10pm.

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Have been visiting here ever since I was a little kid. No matter what, I always have a good time! Great for all ages, and something that definitely needs to be seen. The caves are an experience you don't want to miss.

– Nikki Ferry

Reasonably priced with tons to do for families! Laser tag, 4D movies, caves tours, roller coasters, and other one-of-a-kind amusement park rides. Plus, outstanding food with an amazing view of Glenwood Springs! We had three kids with us and spend almost 8 hours there!

– MandM Kruk

Such an amazing gem in the mountains! A quaint little amusement park featuring fun rides, short lines, friendly staff, and the cafe makes a tasty lunch for a reasonable cost. The cavern tours are very well done. Overall, it is an adventurous way to spend the day in GWS!

– David K

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The weekend is here! Time for cliffside thrills at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. 🏔🎢

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A winter visit to the Nation's only #mountaintopthemepark is easy with our Winter glenwoodcaverns Adventure Package. Grab a hot cocoa and wander through 750,000 twinkling lights at #winteronthemountain. The views from atop Iron Mountain are worth it alone. 🏔🎄🎢⁠

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And just like that, snow moved in to finish off a perfect Octoberfest weekend. There’s still time to grab a pumpkin for Halloween 🎃! Take your pick for just $3. 📸: Our Maintenance Admin, Courtney B.

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Welcome back adventurers! We are thrilled to be open after many months being closed. Please note: reservations are now required for entry, but you may stay at the park as long as you like. Face coverings are also required. Enjoy this beautiful day for thrills! 🏔🎢 Link in bio for more info! 👈

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Happy Friday! The weekend is finally here and it’s time to play. Ride down the mountain on the Alpine Coaster and enjoy the views. 🏔🎢

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Fun, thrills and adventure are guaranteed as you spend a full day at the glenwoodcaverns with our Winter Caverns Adventure Package. All registered guests receive the All Day Winter Fun Pass, which includes a tour of the historic "Fairy Caves" and full admission to all the amusement rides that are open in winter. A gondola ride up Iron Mountain is the only way in and out, and we promise, the views are well worth it! ⁠

📸: refusenik

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Not just for thrills. Come and enjoy the sunset views. ⛰🎢🙌

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You miss 100% of the mountain coasters you don't ride. 🎢⁠
📸: potsiewarrior1990 ⁠

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Another Colorado Winter Activity Tip: Take a caverns tour at GlenwoodCaverns Adventure Park. The park is open Friday through Sunday during the winter and makes for a perfect family adventure without snow. 😉 Consider a ride on the Alpine Coaster or Hunted Mine Drop after your caverns tour! #PlanForVacation 💪⁠

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#exploremore #viewsfromColorado ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁠
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The Top 5 Rides at Glenwood Caverns: #4 Haunted Mine Drop (Soaring Eagle Drop Tower)- The world’s only underground drop tower is a highly themed drops riders 120 feet into a mine shaft. Throughout the queue line riders are told the story of a corrupt corporation that is sneakily sending workers to their doom in the haunted mine. The drop gives a good pop of air on the way down. At the bottom of the drop you can feel that you’re actually underground with cool, moist air. #droptower #glenwoodcaverns #glenwoodsprings

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It is with great excitement that after months of being closed, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is reopening on Monday, June 8, 2020 and ready to welcome back guests!

Please note the changes below before arriving to the Glenwood Gondola base for entry. -RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED for entry. Capacity will be limited in the park; therefore, your time of entry will be specific. -You will need to select a 1-hour time slot to enter. -During the purchase process, you will be asked to sign an online wavier for touch-free entry. -Face coverings will be required.

Click the link in our bio for more information and to reserve your tickets today! 👉

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‪Hello,from Glenwood Springs, Colorado 📍❄️ #colorado #glenwoodcaverns ‬#alpinecoaster #wehaveeverythingweneed

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How about a gondola ride and caverns tour to ease back into traveling!? The park offers lots of space for social distancing and put many procedures into place to keep you safe. Learn more about the GlenwoodCaverns Adventure Park reopening procedures: LINK IN BIO!⁠
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Hi there from visitglenwood ! Excited to kick off the weekend on top of Iron Mountain at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. Thanks for sharing with #visitglenwood & pc/ shilovskaya_art at glenwoodcaverns •
#visitglenwood #coloradolive #rockiesplayground #visitcolorado #glenwoodcaverns #topoftheworld #roaringforkvalley #viewsfromcolorado

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Mountain top views from glenwoodcaverns Adventure Park! Hop on their channel or grab a local newspaper for a free Gondola ride to Friday Afternoon Club – Concert Series! ⁠
Visit Glenwood Caverns? LINK IN BIO!⁠


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It’s a beautiful day to fly! Take a ride on the Soaring Eagle for beautiful views of the valley. Head 600 feet up the mountain and enjoy the ride! 🦅🏔🎢

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Just swinging on by Glenwood Caverns! #GlenwoodCaverns #Cliff #RockyMountains #GlenwoodSprings #Colorado #CO #ColoradoMountains #Cliffside #Heights #Acrophobia #Ride #RideOn #RideWithACE #Coasterforce #GoPro #GoProPhotography #Photography #PhotoOfTheDay #BlueSky #BlueSkies #Scenic

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That on top of the world feeling! ⁠

Wishing you a safe and adventure-filled holiday weekend from Glenwood Springs. 🙌⁠

📸: meykah_m

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