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Royal Gorge Bridge & Park Hours

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Visitor Center, Rides & Attractions open at 10AM daily, weather permitting, and close as follows:

• January 1 thru March 13 – 4PM
• March 14 thru April 24 – 5PM
• April 25 thru May 22 – 6PM
• May 23 thru September 7 – 7PM
• September 8 thru September 27 – 6PM
• September 28 thru October 31 – 5PM
• November 1 thru December 31 – 4PM

*These closing times do not reflect special event hours. October 24, 2020 is Boo at the Bridge and the park will close to general admission guests at 3PM.

May 1 through September 30 – Peak Season
October 1 through April 30 – Off Peak Season

Bridge Only Hours available between 8am-10am and beginning 1 hr before closing time.

Royal Gorge Bridge & Park Directions

Royal Gorge Bridge & Park
4218 County Road 3A, Cañon City, CO 81212


Access to the Bridge & Park is only available from County Road 3A (North Gate). South Gate is permanently closed.


From Denver & Colorado Springs
• Head South on I-25.
• Take Exit 140 – Tejon St. toward Canon City, CO via Hwy 115 S.
• On exit ramp, proceed through 1st intersection to 2nd intersection (Nevada Ave)
• Right on Nevada Ave which becomes Hwy 115 S (approx. 33 miles).
• Right on Hwy 50 W (approx. 15 miles).
• Left (South) on County Road 3A (approx. 4 miles)


From Pueblo
• Head North on I-25.
• West on Hwy 50 (approx. 36 miles).
• Left (South) on County Road 3A (approx. 4 miles)

From Salida
• Head East on Hwy 50 (approx. 48 miles)
• Right (South) on County Road 3A (approx. 4 miles)



Regional Info

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The Royal Gorge Bridge & Park is only the beginning of all the best places to see and travel to in Colorado. The Royal Gorge Region is packed with classic Colorado vacation activities, sights and events for the whole family. Visit these links and start fishing, hiking, whitewater rafting, biking, shopping, dining, sightseeing and more.

One thing’s for sure, you’ll never be bored!