Planning Your Family Whitewater Rafting Trip in Glenwood Springs

Vacation is fun. Organizing the details and planning for your adventure can be a drag though. Most families want to have the highest quality experience for the best price so they can stretch their holiday dollars further. You’ll get just that when whitewater rafting with Glenwood Adventure Company. We work with Lakota Guides, who have […]

Off-Season Travel in Glenwood Springs

There are a lot of reasons to love off season travel in Glenwood Springs. If you’re able to get away from work, school, etc.- whatever it is keeping you tied down at home this time of year – Glenwood Springs is the place to visit! Who doesn’t love good discounts and deals? When the snow […]

GAC on Rotation: Adventure Travel Songs

Every good adventure needs a sound track… and unless you’re Travis Pastrana it can’t be all heavy metal. You want enough beat to get your adrenaline up and some nice easy listening to let you enjoy the Great Outdoors in Colorado. For our magic adventure playlist formula, start with some “Road To Nowhere ” by the […]

Glenwood Springs – America’s Coolest Small Town

Glenwood Springs is nominated for Budget Travel’s ‘America’s Coolest Small Towns’! There are loads of reasons why Glenwood Springs should top Budget Travels list. Locals and visitors can tour the gorgeous Bair Ranch on the seats of Glenwood Adventure’s own ATV’s, have a nice soak in  the Glenwood Springs Hot Spring Pool, experience a breathtaking Paragliding flight from the […]

Winter Activities in Glenwood Springs

While not particularly known as a ski town, Glenwood Springs has been voted one of the top 7 ski towns in America by Best of the Road. You may remember from out last post that the site as also called Glenwood Springs one of the best “fun” small towns in America – and that is an award we […]

Lodging Deals in Glenwood Springs

Everyone loves a good deal. That’s why Glenwood Adventure has partnered with Stonebridge Companies to offer a couple of great lodging deals in Glenwood Springs. These lodging discounts will get you 20% off of the best available rate at the Glenwood Springs Marriott Residence Inn and the Courtyard hotels. The Residence Inn and the Courtyard […]

Horsing Around in Glenwood Canyon

This week, we had the pleasure of taking April Clark with the local newspaper up to our ranch in Glenwood Canyon for a horseback ride through the spectacular fall foliage. Our family-run ranch is tucked away right in the mouth of Glenwood Canyon bordering White River National Forest. From the moment you arrive on the […]

Fall Adventures in Glenwood Springs

Just because summer is basically over doesn’t mean that Glenwood Springs closes up shop. There are still loads of great activities to be had in our beautiful little town and all without the crowds! A few recommendations: Bike Rentals and our free Glenwood Canyon Shuttle: If you don’t spend a few hours on a bike […]

Glenwood Springs Named Best Place to Stand Up Paddleboard in USA

USA Today recently named Glenwood Springs one of the top ten places to stand up paddleboard in the country. “With the Colorado River passing through town and a man-made whitewater park, there’s no shortage of places to kick up some surf here.” SUPing on the Colorado river is certainly a unique experience from the flat […]

Mountain Bike Sale in Glenwood Springs

It’s time to update our fleet of mountain bikes for our bike and canyon shuttle service through Glenwood Canyon. So, the time has come to part with our the first set of bicycles that graced our shop from the day we opened our doors. However, our nostalgic loss can be your gain! We’ll be selling […]

Open Air Movie Night in Glenwood Springs

Have you ever been to a drive-in theater? What about a raft-in theater? Okay we’re not exactly going to be coming in via river – but this week, we’re going to bust out all of our rafts, duckies and tubes at our headquarters downtown and show a good ole’ fashioned American classic on our big screen. There […]

Have You Tried a Ducky Yet?

When the water starts to get a little lower later in the summer, we have a lot of guests ask us how they can add a little bit more excitement to their rafting trip. While you’re still going to get some awesome whitewater in the bigger boats, an inflatable kayak, or ducky, is a great […]

Guest Feedback: Segway Tours

Recently, we had a lovely group of people come try out our segway tour. This was their first time on a segway – but boy did they have fun. Read what Steve had to say about their adventure: All four of us had never been on a segway before and thought that this was the […]

Our Resident Football Star

We thrilled to have a friendly face hanging around Glenwood Adventure again. Mike Tepper, the offensive lineman for the Indianapolis Colts who spent the 2011 NFL lockout with us, is back for some Colorado fun! Mike is taking some downtime to enjoy his love for the outdoors and get in some high altitude training before […]

Gone Fishin’

Though we didn’t have particularly high water this year, normally it’s best to give the river a month or so after the run-off to clear up for some first-class Colorado fishing! Glenwood Adventure has some pretty amazing trips – and one heck of a guide – if you’re looking to get your pole in the […]

Preventing Wildfires in Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs has been through the mill when it comes to forest fires. Mother nature has a way of correcting itself in the the least opportune moments. Someone’s material life can go up in flames in a matter of minutes. This might seem like a pretty heavy topic, but wildfires in this area have affected […]

An Evening at our Ranch

If you didn’t know, Glenwood Springs gets quite a few visitors throughout the year and there are quite a few people that work in the travel and tourism industry in the surrounding area to keep up with that adventuresome bunch of travelers. Concierges tell epic stories of whitewater rafting and Colorado sunshine to their guests, front […]

The Best Father’s Day Present… EVER.

It’s likely that we’ve all had trouble finding our dad’s a good gift on Father’s Day… or maybe every single gift-giving holiday for the last 20 years. Guys are hard to shop for! It’s a fact. It’s also probably science. But Glenwood Adventure has THE perfect idea for the present that your pops will never […]

Hot Off the Press Deals! Save Some Money on Bike Rentals and Hummer Tours

Everyone loves fun times in the summer, but no one like emptying their wallet! Not to fear! We’ve conjured up some awesome deals for adventure in Glenwood Springs to get the best bang for your buck. We’ve been talking a lot about how excited we are that the Glenwood Canyon Trail is open again. It was such […]