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Holiday gifts that bring smiles all year long

2016-11-05T06:46:38+00:00 November 29th, 2011|News|

What’s small enough to tuck into a stocking or Christmas card, but big enough to last all year long? An annual pass to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park! You have two choices: For just $25 per person, the Annual Tram Pass includes unlimited rides on the Iron Mountain Tramway for a whole year, plus a 10% [...]

Oyster Adventure Race 2011

2016-11-05T06:46:38+00:00 July 12th, 2011|News, Special Events, Sports|

Oyster Adventure Race 2011 in Glenwood Springs Returns to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Earlier in the year the Webmeister reviewed the 2010 Oyster Racing series in Glenwood Springs, speculating about whether racers would return to Glenwood Caverns for the 2011 race. Fortunately (or unfortunately for racers starting out in 45 degrees F. and the [...]

2011 Local’s Choice Winners: Two Golds

2016-11-05T06:46:38+00:00 July 6th, 2011|News|

There was standing room only Thursday evening, June 30th, when a packed crowd gathered at the Glenwood Masonic Lodge for the Glenwood Springs Post Independent 2011 Local's Choice Awards Celebration. This year, in addition to food and drinks and other merriment, the announcements were followed by entertaining skits performed by the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue. Glenwood [...]

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

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 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 [...]

Adventure Park Philanthropic Business of the Year

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 April 22nd, 2011|Behind the Scenes, News|

Glenwood Springs Chamber Names Adventure Park Philanthropic Business of the Year Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park was named Philanthropic Small Business of the Year at the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association's Annual Gala on April 21, 2011. Chris Ehlers was on hand to accept the award. Giving back to the families in its community [...]

Oyster Race Returns to Glenwood Springs…

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 March 21st, 2011|News, Sports|

But Will Racers Return to Glenwood Caverns? The Oyster Off-Road Racing Series returns for its second year to Glenwood Springs, Colorado on Saturday, May 21, 2011. Teams of two and relays of four push their limits running (road and trail) and mountain biking. 2010 Oyster racers, pumping up Transfer Trail There [...]

National Speleological Society 2011 Convention

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 March 2nd, 2011|News|

The National Speleological Society's NSS 2011 Convention is coming to Glenwood Springs, Colorado, July 18th - July 22nd. The convention will bring together cavers worldwide for a week of presentations, discussions, programs, socializing, and recreation. Dave Lester, one of the principle NSS convention organizers, reports that Glenwood Springs should expect somewhere between 1000 and [...]

Newly Identified Species from Glenwood Springs, Colorado Cave

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 February 23rd, 2011|News|

For years Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, has been abuzz with activity – excited riders whizzing down the alpine coaster, visitors hanging on to their seats in the 4D theater, tour groups going in and out of the caves all day. Cave biologist Dave Steinmann explores Glenwood CavernsRoss Dinkelspiel photo [...]

Tram Manager Wade Beattie Plays Crash-Test-Dummy

2016-11-05T06:46:39+00:00 January 11th, 2011|News|

Thrill seekers everywhere can (literally) jump for joy. There's a new attraction at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs that offers some of the most excitement in town: the Bungee Jump. This feature offers a breathtaking vertical drop off of a 70-foot tower. Before the bungee jump opens to the public, it was road-tested [...]