Royal Gorge Region
Steve Kaverman, Chairman
Fremont County Tourism Council
615 Macon Avenue, Room 106
Cañon City, Colorado USA 81212
Groups of all kinds, large or small, will enjoy their visit to the Royal Gorge Region any time of year. It’s sure to be a destination your guests will fondly remember for years to come. Our destination team helps group operators create itineraries featuring attractions and activities suited to travelers of every generation and ability level, from students to seniors.
Enjoy one of America’s most iconic and historic passenger rail excursions,in just over two hours aboard the Royal Gorge Route Railroad. Next, visit the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, featuring North America’s highest suspension bridge. Spend a few hours or a full day. The mighty bridge spans the steep, narrow Royal Gorge, offering breathtaking views of the Arkansas River nearly 1,000 feet (305m) below. The Arkansas River is the most popular whitewater rafting destination on the continent. Outfitters welcome, and easily accommodate, guests desiring a calm, scenic float or rollicking, wet adventure.
The area’s museums help interpret the recent, ancient, and prehistoric past. Visit heritage & cultural sites. See and learn about where dinosaurs once roamed; their footprints are still here! There are jeep tours, zipline courses, and miles of riverside and mountain trails suited to walkers, hikers or cyclists, plus loads of other fun and relaxing opportunities for outdoor recreation enthusiasts.
Visit RoyalGorgeRegion.com and imagine the possibilities, and then get in touch. With expert support from professionals experienced in group travel, let us help you plan a one or two-day itinerary with lodging in the Royal Gorge Region you will want to market for years to come. We’ll even provide the photographs and video and are glad to review your marketing copy. The Royal Gorge Region is just an hour southwest of Colorado Springs.
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