If you enjoy dramatic natural landscapes and an area that is full of history, consider staying at a Cañon City, Colorado bed and breakfast.
It's unlikely you'll visit the Royal Gorge
Bridge without a stop in nearby Cañon
City. Although the gorge sports the
highest suspension bridge, dangling more than 1,000 feet above the
Arkansas River below, that's not the only reason to visit this city in the
Central region of Colorado.
a huge attraction here, and it doesn't get any more exciting than a
through the Royal Gorge. You also can ride the revived Royal Gorge Route passenger
train through the gorge, seeing it
from the bottom up instead of the top down. The
train leaves on a regular schedule from the depot in Cañon City and
more plush accommodations than most of Colorado's historic trains.
While in town, be sure to stop at the Dinosaur
where you can see terrific exhibits of local archaeological finds as
get directions to a self-guided dinosaur hike not far from town. If you're interested in criminal history, try a visit to the Museum of
Prisons, appropriate because Cañon City
also home to nine state penitentiaries. If you happen through in the spring, you might catch the annual Blossom
Festival, celebrating the
cherry and apple crops to come.
Whenever you do come to Cañon City, let the Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado help you find the best lodging accommodations for your time with us.