2524
Colorado
Rocky Mountain Adventure in Aspen, Colorado With Your Grandchild
There’s no place like Colorado High Country for creating lasting memories with your grandchild. Come see why as you discover hot springs, mining history, and nature hikes!
Program No. 2524GKY
Length
6 days
Starts at
1,499
Getting There
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At a Glance

Enjoy an unforgettable outdoor adventure in the spectacular Colorado High Country near Aspen. Go horseback riding, white water rafting and hike among wildflowers and breathtaking views. Enjoy the nearby town of Glenwood Springs with its famous hot springs pool and waterslide. Travel underground in an actual historic silver mine. Renew and strengthen your intergenerational relationships in the cool clear mountain air!
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat
Walking up to two miles on mountainous terrain. Horseback riding, rafting. Must be in good physical condition. Elevations of 8,000-12,000 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Raft the Roaring Fork or Colorado Rivers with naturalists floating through canyons and wildlife-birding habitats.
  • Ride by gondola above the tree line, and discover wildflowers and breathtaking views on hikes.
  • Learn about geology and mining history as you don hardhats and explore with guides in an operating silver mine.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 8-12. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Courtney Petros
Courtney is a Colorado native from Pueblo. She has a Bachelor's in Journalism and a Master's in Elementary Education. She loves to travel and has taught English in Japan and Australia. When not teaching 3rd or group fitness classes, you will find Courtney hiking, snow shoeing, skiing, road bicycling, scuba diving or rock climbing. According to Courtney, "Colorado is beautiful, and I love sharing all that our state has to offer." She currently lives in Fort Collins with her sweet dog, Maya.
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