Quality Inn & Suites
We are proud to partner with Quality Inn & Suites in Cañon City for a special Bikes & Brews lodging deal. Mention that you're a participant with the event and recieve the discounted rate of $80 for a double Queen, standard room. (Standards rate is $90.)
Quality Inn & Suites is located just a few miles from Macon Plaza, and is conveniently located just a quarter-mile from the Winery at Holy Cross Abbey. Be sure to select the 'Wine and Wheels' option when registering to receive the special 2-for-1 deal on commemorative tasting glasses / tasting tickets. Spend the weekend with us in Cañon City at Bikes & Brews and the Harvest Festival.
Royal gorge vacation rentals
If you're looking for something for a group, Royal Gorge Vacation rentals offers three properties in the area, all with equally stunning views.
There are a number of camping options in the area, including the Royal Gorge KOA, located on 8 Mile Hill, just a few miles outside of town. (In fact, you'll pass it on the ride!) This clean, scenic facility offers fun for the whole family. See page 56-57 of the Adventure Guide to locate a camping spot that's best for you!
biking / hiking
Canon City has some of the most beautiful hiking and biking trails in the state, and September is the perfect time to enjoy them. The weather is cooler, the colors are gorgeous, and conditions are perfect.
Download individual maps or a full trail guide here: lwww.joinfar.org/adventureguide.html
royal Gorge Route Railroad
One of the best and most relaxing ways to see the Royal Gorge (from the bottom, that is), is by train. The Royal Gorge Route train will take you on a 2-hour excursion through the famed canyon, alongside the rushing Arkansas River.
For booking information, please visit their website at: royalgorgeroute.com/
Winery at the Holy Cross Abbey
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Royal Gorge Route Railroad
Garden Park Fossil Beds