Seasonal Attractions: What’s Open & When

We have a crowd-pleasing assortment of rides at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. Our high elevation thrill rides are among the most heart-pounding anywhere. Along with our spectacular cave tours and fun family attractions, rides including the Alpine Coaster, Giant Canyon Swing and the Haunted Mine Drop are perennial visitor favorites. To perfectly plan your Adventure Park visit we’ve created this seasonal guide to understanding which rides, attractions and cave tours are open every season of the year.


(May – September)

All rides are open!

  • The Alpine Coaster  
  • Giant Canyon Swing 
  • Canyon Flyer 
  • Cliffhanger Roller Coaster 
  • Soaring Eagle Zip Ride 
  • Wild West Express 
  • Mine Wheel 
  • Giddy Up 
  • Fossil Dig Sand Box 
  • Climbing Wall 
  • Halvor Flowstone
  • Gemstone Panning/Sluice 
  • 4D Theater and Laser Tag 
  • King’s Row Cave Tour, Historic Fairy Caves Tour and Wild Tours available to be prescheduled daily

Highlight Season Special Event: Music on the Mountain, Friday Afternoon Club



All rides are open!

  • Ride opening and closing schedule changes apply. 

Highlight Seasonal Special Event: Octoberfest 

NEW! Defiance Coaster

Coming Summer 2022

This one-of-a-kind roller coaster is an action-packed, 56-second rocky mountain adventure like no other.

Defiance Coaster

Holiday Season

(Nov.12 – Jan. 3)

  • Alpine Coaster 
  • Holiday lights and tree
  • Laser Tag and 4D Theater 
  • King’s Row Cave Tour & Historic Fairy Caves Tour


(Jan 3. – March 10)  

  • Alpine Coaster 
  • Laser Tag and 4D Theater 
  • King’s Row Cave Tour & Historic Fairy Caves Tour 

Highlight Seasonal Special Event: Winter on the Mountain 

Spring (March – May)

  • Alpine Coaster
  • Giant Canyon Swing (weather dependent and only if 40°F or warmer)
  • Soaring Eagle Zip Ride
  • Laser Tag and 4D Theater
  • Halvor Flowstone
  • King’s Row Cave Tour, Historic Fairy Caves Tour


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Seasonal Attractions

Choose a thrill to suit your season.