Visiting an amusement park on top of a mountain

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Posted: 07/22/2019

Nestled between Grand Junction and Denver right off of I-70 in Denver is Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. This park is not like most others. When you park you car, you can't see any rides or any grand park entrance. Instead all you see if a gondola station. A five minute ride later, you are up in the sky and amongst one of the greatest collection of adventure / upcharge style attractions, and they can all be included under one single admission! Did we mention there are caves, too?

Follow along with us as we explore about what Glenwood Caverns is all about!


Glenwood Springs Hotel at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Glenwood Springs Hotel - Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Date Taken: 07/01/2019 Date Posted: 07/22/2019

We're here at Glenwood Caverns. At the base of the mountain is the hotel.

Glenwood Gondola at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Glenwood Gondola - Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Date Taken: 07/01/2019 Date Posted: 07/22/2019

Besides the hotel, the only other thing you see is the bottom of the gondola lift.

Alpine Coaster at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Alpine Coaster - Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Date Taken: 07/01/2019 Date Posted: 07/22/2019

5 minutes later, we see the our first attraction, an alpine coaster!

Misc at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
Misc - Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Date Taken: 07/01/2019 Date Posted: 07/22/2019

As soon as you exit the gondola, you are placed in the main hub of the park which is themed to a western town.