Attractions

  • White Water Rafting

    Address:
    2804 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO, USA .

    Raft Masters is located directly across the street from our Motel! Raft Masters offers exclusive rafting trips and packages along both the Clear Creek and the Arkansas River. "We have the perfect whitewater excursion for rafters of every skill level. From high-octane thrill rides to leisurely float trips, Raft Masters has something for everyone!"

  • Argo Gold Mill

    Address:
    2350 Riverside Dr, Idaho Springs, CO 80452, USA .

    Situated in Historic Idaho Springs in the heart of Colorado Gold Country sits the Mighty Argo Mill and Tunnel, one of the most striking and prominent Heritage Landmarks in the American West. The Argo is a central character in the story of the Colorado gold-rush, and remains one of the largest, most well-preserved historic gold mills in the world.

    Tripadvisor® recommends the Argo Mill and Tunnel Tour as the #1 thing to do in Idaho Springs for its history, authenticity, and hands-on experience.

  • Echo Lake Park

    Address:
    CO-103 & Mt Evans Rd, Evergreen, CO 80439, United States .

    Camping, hiking & fishing are activities at this scenic mountain park with spruce trees & a lake.

  • Smokin Yard's BBQ

    Address:
    2736 Colorado Blvd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452, United States .

    Located directly across the street from us. Southern BBQ classics & sides dished up in casual digs with a bar & outdoor seating on the creek. Watch rafters float by while you soak up the sun. Highly recommend! 

  • Mt Evans: a famous Colorado "14er"

    Address:
    16 Mount Evans Hwy, Idaho Springs, CO 80452, USA .

    14,130 ft elevation! Colorado’s highest byway happens to be the highest paved road in North America. And as you would expect, the views up to Mount Evans are breathtaking, with alpine lakes, massive granite walls and strands of twisted, ancient bristlecone pine. Keep your eyes peeled for the marmots, mountain goats and bighorn sheep that call the mountain home! Learn more at https://www.colorado.com/byways/mount-evans