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Foothills Explorer Tour From DenverNature and Wildlife

Foothills Explorer Tour From Denver

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The Denver foothills are packed with some of Colorado's best sights, from Red Rocks Amphitheater to Lookout Mountain and scenic Lariat Loop. Over the course of this half-day tour from Denver that explores the scenic foothills, get panoramic views of the mountain surroundings and stroll through small, historic towns before stopping in Evergreen for drinks. It's a quick escape from the big city buzz and a taste of life in the mountains, and one you can easily fit in a day when touring the "Mile High" City.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.00
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US$69.00
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Afternoon Rocky Mountain EscapeNature and Wildlife

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Afternoon Rocky Mountain Escape

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Get out into the wilderness of the Rocky Mountains without the hassle of renting a car on this half-day afternoon tour. Meet your guide and small group in downtown Denver, then climb into a comfortable tour vehicle for the scenic ride into the nearby Rockies. Make several stops to walk along a peaceful river in a local canyon; you'll explore places with your guide that you might not otherwise find on your own.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$62.10
US$69.00
US$6.90 savings
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Red Rocks, Evergreen, Echo Lake Half Day Mountain TourDay Trips

Red Rocks, Evergreen, Echo Lake Half Day Mountain Tour

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Explore Colorado’s natural playgrounds just a short drive from downtown Denver. Escape the city and head for the Rockies with a guide and driver to handle the road, so you can focus on the stunning scenery of Mt. Evans, Bear Creek Canyon, and Squaw Pass. Get a taste of mountain culture in the charming town of Evergreen, check out the dramatic formations of Red Rocks, and hike around serene Echo Lake on this half-day mountain sampler.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$75.00
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Denver and Foothills Mountain Small-Group TourHalf-day Tours

Denver and Foothills Mountain Small-Group Tour

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Explore the grand scenery of the Rocky Mountains and Colorado’s Wild West history on a small-group bus tour from Denver. Visit the famous natural amphitheatre at Red Rocks, and encounter descendants of America's last wild buffalo herd grazing in the foothills. Get panoramic views of Denver and the Front Range from atop Lookout Mountain, and pay tribute to one of the great showmen of the early West at the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave on this easy half-day escape.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.11
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Downtown Denver Food TourHalf-day Tours

Downtown Denver Food Tour

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Eat your way through downtown Denver's ever-changing dining scene on a walking food tour that lets you sample six of the best restaurants in town, all in one afternoon. Discover award-winning eateries plus farm-to-table meats, authentic Neapolitan pizza, and a specialty product featured on ‘Top Chef.’ In between bites, learn about Denver's Wild West history and pass landmarks like the city’s oldest jazz club.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.00
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Private Tour of Denver, Red Rocks Park and the foothills close to Denver. Half-day Tours

Private Tour of Denver, Red Rocks Park and the foothills close to Denver.

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Explore some of the highlights of Denver in this all-in-one tour. Whether you’re seeking a sports fix, want to explore some dramatic natural scenery, or have a taste for cultural highlights, this tour suits all. Learn about the city’s rich history at the State Capitol and Larimer Square, the city’s birthplace. Visit professional sports arenas, LoDo (lower downtown), the Art and Theatre District, and the trendy RiNo (River North Art) District. Escape to nature and take in the views at Red Rocks Park and Buffalo Bill’s gravesite at Lookout Mountain.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$200.00
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Boulder Hike and BeerHiking

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Boulder Hike and Beer

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Experience the supersize scenery and Wild West history of the Rocky Mountain foothills on this small-group escape from Denver. First, head out on a hike to the Flatirons and take in the stunning views. Then, visit a local taproom for a complimentary drink from a selection of award-winning beers. Enjoy free time to stroll and browse independent stores on the funky, pedestrian Pearl Street Mall.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from DurangoHalf-day Tours

La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango

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Explore a rugged mountain landscape on a half-day Jeep tour to La Plata Canyon, and discover high-alpine meadows, avalanche gullies, and Colorado wildflowers with an experienced guide at the wheel. Both morning and afternoon departures are available for this La Plata Canyon tour, which departs from an office in Durango.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$107.02
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Half-Day Family Rafting in DurangoHalf-day Tours

Half-Day Family Rafting in Durango

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Float down the Lower Animas River on this family-friendly rafting trip in Durango. As you glide over the rapids with a guide, you can enjoy views of Durango from the water and take in the natural beauty south of town. Stop on the riverside for a snack, and listen to stories about the history and traditions of the region. This is a mild rafting option for ages 4 years and up. Select a morning or afternoon departure time when booking.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$72.33
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Brews & ViewsNature and Wildlife

Brews & Views

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You’re a serious beer enthusiast who wants to get out into the mountains and sample the best of the Colorado brewing scene. On this small-group tour, your group learns the history of brewing in the historic mountain town of mining town at the base of the Rocky Mountains. Your guide shows you some of the top local brewpubs. Enjoy tasting, find something you’ve never tasted before, and discover new brews you’ll love.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$99.00
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Private Denver and Foothills Mountain TourNature and Wildlife

Private Denver and Foothills Mountain Tour

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This guided half-day tour of key attractions in the Denver foothills is ideal for visitors short on time in the Mile High City. Round-trip transportation in a luxury vehicle from your downtown Denver hotel is included. Visit Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater, where musical legends have performed in the natural concert venue. Other locales on this scenic trip include Evergreen Lakehouse, Buffalo Herd Overlook, and historic downtown Golden.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$435.90
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Colorado Springs Sunrise Balloon RideHalf-day Tours

Colorado Springs Sunrise Balloon Ride

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Greet the day with a sunrise hot air balloon flight that offers unbeatable views of Pikes Peak, the Garden of the Gods, and other Colorado Springs wonders. Help the crew inflate the giant balloon for a hands-on experience, and then soar over the enchanting landscape in the changing morning light. Back on solid ground, toast your flight with a celebratory glass of sparkling wine and light breakfast.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$214.36
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Durango Rafting - Family Friendly Half Day TripHalf-day Tours

Durango Rafting - Family Friendly Half Day Trip

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Experience the adrenaline-pumping excitement of a rafting adventure on this professionally guided, 4-hour excursion. Ride along the clear, crisp waters of the Animas River in Durango. Crash through the Class I, II and III rapids, which are less technical but no less exciting for an introductory river experience. It’s a perfect balance for kids and adults wanting to share a fun day on the river. All boating equipment, plus transportation and snacks are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.97
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Royal Gorge Loop Half Day Jeep TourNature and Wildlife

Royal Gorge Loop Half Day Jeep Tour

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Get the very best views of Colorado’s natural wonder on a Jeep tour that takes you to the mouth on the Royal Gorge and over the highest suspension bridge in the United States. Get a perspective most visitors miss with exclusive access to the park’s southern entrance, plus a stunning panorama from the top of Fremont Peak. Along the way, dig deeper into the region’s history with sightings of historic graves and dinosaur footprints.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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US$109.00
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Half day Upper Colorado River Float TourHalf-day Tours

Half day Upper Colorado River Float Tour

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Enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the Colorado River with light paddling work on this relaxing river float tour. Raft down the gentle currents and a few minor rapids as the river winds though mountain ranchland, historic mining cabins, and the painted cliffs of the Gore Range. Stop to swim and sunbathe along the way, or add some more excitement with a optional cliff jumping on this scenic rafting voyage.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.76
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Breathtaking Colorado Springs Sunrise Hot Air Balloon FlightHalf-day Tours

Breathtaking Colorado Springs Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Flight

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Enjoy a serene hot air balloon ride over Colorado Springs. With views of 100 miles or more in all directions, you can appreciate the vast, expansive landscapes of the Rocky Mountains. Look for wildlife such as deer, bighorn sheep, and birds as you soar high above the ground using only the wind and the skill of your experienced pilot. After the flight, have a light breakfast a champagne toast to celebrate your adventure.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$242.78
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Red Canyon Loop Half Day Jeep TourNature and Wildlife

Red Canyon Loop Half Day Jeep Tour

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Conquer the landscape of the Red Canyon on this tour via 4x4 vehicle. Departing Canyon City, take in views of the towering red spires produced by years of erosion and listen to engaging commentary from your guide. Keep watch for local fauna such as bears, wild turkeys, and mule deer as you travel. On a short walk, visit Overlook Arch, with views over Shaw Park, and see some actual dinosaur footprints. Choice of morning or afternoon departure.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.09
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Denver Guided Sightseeing Tour on Motor ScootersHalf-day Tours

Denver Guided Sightseeing Tour on Motor Scooters

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Experience Denver like never before on this guided, 3-hour, small-group, motor-scooter tour. Learn about the city’s history and architecture while visiting favorite locations like Confluence Park, Lower Downtown (LoDo), National Velvet, LoHi, Denver Highlands, Colorado Convention Center, Coors Field, Denver Union Station and much more. Ride on side streets and multi-lane roads. Guided training plus a helmet, eye protection, sunscreen and more are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$111.80
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Beginner Whitewater Rafting on Historic Clear CreekHalf-day Tours

Beginner Whitewater Rafting on Historic Clear Creek

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Even beginners can enjoy a whitewater rafting trip on Clear Creek with this guided tour. All instruction and equipment—wetsuits, paddles, life vests, and personal drybags—are provided for you. This tour is suitable for those who have no experience and is also perfect for families with children.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$57.76
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Woods Course Zipline Tour in Seven FallsHalf-day Tours

Woods Course Zipline Tour in Seven Falls

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The lush forests, rocky gorges, and waterfalls of Seven Falls lie just outside Colorado Springs. On this tour, enjoy unbeatable views as you tackle the Woods Course zipline circuit and soar through the Seven Falls Canyon. With five ziplines reaching up to 1,500 feet (450 meters) long and heights of 150 feet (45 meters), it’s sure to get your adrenaline pumping and full instruction is provided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$138.47
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Denver Food and Craft Beer TourHalf-day Tours

Denver Food and Craft Beer Tour

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Instead of wasting hours on the internet trying to find where to have lunch in Denver, dive straight in and visit a curated selection of Denver eateries on this afternoon food and beer tour. Sample a wide range of Denver dishes, from tacos and pizzas to nationally-recognized sweet treats, most of them paired with beers that showcase the delicious diversity of the local craft brewery scene. Explore the city’s culinary landscape with your guide and get personalized recommendations for where to dine next on this small group tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$90.26
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Guided Mountain-Biking Tour of Colorado's Front RangeNature and Wildlife

Guided Mountain-Biking Tour of Colorado's Front Range

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Experience the thrill of mountain biking along Colorado’s Front Range on this half-day tour. Accompanied by an experienced guide, hop on a high-quality mountain bike and cruise down trails among the spectacular scenery of the Rocky Mountains. Enjoy a customized ride based on your experience and ability, and choose from a morning or afternoon departure.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$129.71
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Old West High Country 4X4 Jeep TourHalf-day Tours

Old West High Country 4X4 Jeep Tour

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Explore the natural landscape surrounding Colorado Springs on a jeep tour through secluded backcountry locations, from open fields to thick forests. Your guide, who eliminates the hassle of navigating on your own, provides context about the area’s history and geology often unheard by visitors. Between vistas and landmarks, enjoy the convenience of complimentary snacks, beverages, and blankets.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$169.58
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Lower Browns Canyon Mildwater Float TripHalf-day Tours

Lower Browns Canyon Mildwater Float Trip

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Enjoy a trip down the Arkansas River without the stress of paddling or extreme rapids on a scenic float through the Lower Browns Canyon section. Popular with families, this half-day tour from Buena Vista allows you to experience the river’s energy and surrounding Rocky Mountain scenery while an experienced river guide handles all of the navigation. Pick up a paddle if you like, or simply relax and enjoy this fun and mellow river ride. 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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