ACTIVITIES

Adventure Awaits

ACTIVITIES

Glenwood Springs, Colorado was recently named one of the most fun U.S. towns by Rand McNally and USA Today Travel. Located conveniently between Aspen and Vail mountains, Glenwood and the surrounding area has an abundance of activities.

From skiing at Sunlight Mountain to river excursions, hiking, biking, and the famous Glenwood Hot Springs – thrills are endless in the Roaring Fork Valley. Just a 3-hour drive from Denver, this is one mountain getaway you can’t afford to ignore. After a day exploring the Glenwood Springs area, return to the hotel and relax at the Best Western Antlers.

  • Hot Springs
  • Local Activities
  • Restaurants
  • Ski Resorts
Iron Mountain Hot Springs

Iron Mountain Hot Springs

Situated alongside the beautiful Colorado River in Glenwood Springs and surrounded by Rocky Mountain views. The Iron Mountain Hot Springs features: 16 geothermal soaking pools, a freshwater family pool, and an elevated jetted spa – delivering a hot springs option for all ages and maximum relaxation.
Yampah Spa Vapor Caves

Yampah Spa Vapor Caves

One of only a few known vapor caves in North America, the Yampah Vapor Caves have a rich history.  Discovered by the Ute Native American Indians, these caves have been used for ritual and healing for over 100 years. 
Glenwood Hot Springs Pool

Glenwood Hot Springs Pool

While staying at the Best Western Antlers Hotel, the perfect pool is waiting for you at the Glenwood Hot Springs pool. The largest hot springs pool in the area, the Glenwood Hot Springs pool offers cabana rentals, swim lanes, a diving board, and multiple areas to relax.
Platform Tennis

Platform Tennis

Platform Tennis is essentially "mini tennis" or an outdoor racquet sport, played as doubles on an enclosed and elevated court.
Yampah Spa Vapor Caves

Yampah Spa Vapor Caves

One of only a few known vapor caves in North America, the Yampah Vapor Caves have a rich history.  Discovered by the Ute Native American Indians, these caves have been used for ritual and healing for over 100 years. 
Biking

Biking

Glenwood Springs is home to many friendly biking trails. Trails that are surrounded by stunning Rocky Mountain panoramas. Whether you’d like to take a tour of Glenwood Canyon or embark on a longer journey to Aspen – there is something for everyone within these canyon walls.
Colorado River Adventures

Colorado River Adventures

At the heart of Glenwood Springs is the Colorado River.  Summer and winter activities surround this vast eco system that runs just a block from the Best Western Antlers.  The closest Colorado River access is available to the public at Two Rivers Park.
Hanging Lake

Hanging Lake

Hanging Lake above the Colorado River is a must see when on a Colorado vacation. This National Natural Lankmark is located in the canyon about 7 miles east of Glenwood Springs. From the parking area, Hanging Lake is a 45 – 60 minute hike up a canyon spur.
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

When visiting Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, make the BEST WESTERN Antlers your choice for lodging. Check our rates and reservations online or call us directly at (800) 626-0609.
Snowmass

Snowmass

Aspen Snowmass is a ski resort made up of 4 expansive ski areas also offers lessons for kids & adults.
Aspen Mountain

Aspen Mountain

Aspen Mountain Resort offers unprecedented skiing at small town rates. The vast and varied terrain is accessible by only 3 lifts (one of which services the beginner hill), so even on huge powder days the runs on this mountain are not crowded.
Buttermilk

Buttermilk

Buttermilk ski resort is a bustling mountain getaway known for its 3 ski areas for expert to novice skiers of all ages.
Aspen Highlands

Aspen Highlands

Aspen Highlands Resort offers unprecedented skiing at small town rates. The vast and varied terrain is accessible by only 3 lifts (one of which services the beginner hill), so even on huge powder days the runs on this mountain are not crowded.
Vail Ski Resort

Vail Ski Resort

Vail offers over 5,000 acres of skiing trails, plus a Swiss-style village with shops, eateries & nightspots.
Sunlight Mountain Resort Skiing

Sunlight Mountain Resort Skiing

Sunlight Mountain Resort offers unprecedented skiing at small town rates. The vast and varied terrain is accessible by only 3 lifts (one of which services the beginner hill), so even on huge powder days the runs on this mountain are not crowded.