Day Trips and Travel

A Day at Grand Lake

Take a ride through Trail Ridge Road to see fall colors and wildlife on the way to Grand Lake. Have lunch in downtown Grand Lake and spend the day shopping on the boardwalk. Trip fee includes round-trip transportation and admission through RMNP. Minimum activity level. Lunch is on your own. 

Wild Animal Sanctuary 

Take a trip to Keenesburg, CO and see more than 500 large exotic and endangered animals such as lions, tigers, bears, wolves, leopards and others which have been rescued from abuse or were illegally kept. Trip fee includes round-trip transportation plus admission to the Animal Sanctuary. Lunch is on your own. Bring a sack lunch for a picnic or eat at the Lion's Den Cafe. 

Mamma Mia! At Boulder's Dinner Theater

The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels an encanting tale of love, laughter and friendship. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the Greek island of paradise they last visited 20 years ago. A mother, a daughter, three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget! Trip fee includes transportation, show tickets, full dinner, tax and tip. Appetizers, dessert and beverages are not included in the price. Minimum activity level. 

Black Hawk and Central City

Spend the day with friends at one of your favorite casinos or enjoy a self-guided walking tour of the historic communities of Black Hawk or Central City. Have lunch on your own at one of the many delicious buffets! Average activity level.

Claude Monet at the Denver Art Museum

The Denver Art Museum will be home to the most comprehensive U.S. exhibition of Monet paintings in more than two decades. The exhibition will feature more than 120 paintings spanning Monet's entire career and will focus on the celebrated French Impressionist artist's enduring relationship with nature and his response to the varied and distinct places in which he worked. Trip fee includes round-trip transportation, parking, timed ticket with docent lead tour, plus admission to the rest of the museum. We will stop for lunch at Dozen's Restaurant prior to museum tour. Lunch is on your own. Average activity level.

International Travel New!

EVRPD is pleased to collaborate with Collette, a 100-year-old travel company, to offer international trips in 2020. Marvel at must-see sights, sample regional cuisine, stay in centrally located hotels, and connect with new and captivating cultures. Trip itineraries offer an inspiring and easy way to experience the world, where an expert guide takes care of all the details.

Discover the Outback to the Glaciers 

Hurry and save $500 per person when you book by October 1, 2019!

This 21-day trip includes round-trip airfare from Denver, hotel accomodations, 28 meals, a full itinerary, and tours at a variety of locations with optional 3-night Fiji Post tour extension. Highlights include Cairn, Great Barrier Reef, Melbourne, Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, Sydney, Sydney Opera House, Christchurch, Franz Josef Glacier Region, Queenstown, Milford Sound, Mt. Cook National Park.

Shades of Ireland Special Travel Presentation 

Collete's tours open the door to a world of amazing detinations. Join Joshua Odgen as he shares with you the exciting 9-day trip planned to Ireland which will depart May 2020. Highlights include Dublin, Irish Evening, Choice on Tour, Kilkenny, Waterford, Blarney Castle, Killarney, Ring of Kerry, Farm Visit, Jaunting Car Ride Limerick, Cliffs of Moher, Galway and Castle Stay. 

For more information on Day Trips and International Travel, please contact Kelly Claypool at 970.480.1331 or


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