Royal Gorge Train travels along the Arkansas River under the hanging bridge Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


The Royal Gorge “Hanging Bridge”

Ever wonder about the unusual bridge that holds up the tracks of the Royal Gorge Route Railroad along the Arkansas River? Read this very informative article by the RGRR. History All Around Us…  THE HANGING BRIDGE The Royal Gorge at its narrowest point constricts to just 30-40 feet across.  It was at this point the two competing railroads (AT&SF and D&RG) found… Read more »

side view of Colorado Jeep Tour vehicle on a trail Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Cooper Tires: Driver’s choice for a confident tour!

A review of Cooper Discoverer STT PROtm Tires By: Rick Harrmann, Tour Guide for Colorado Jeep Tours Known as the “Climate Capital of Colorado”, Cañon City is in the heart of a weather phenomenon called a banana belt.  The towering, expansive and beautiful Sangre De Cristo mountain range to the west combines with the lower… Read more »

Will points and explains local history Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


New! 2-Hour Express Jeep Tour

Colorado Jeep Tours announces their new mini-tours of Cañon City and the Royal Gorge region for Summer 2019, for those short on time or on a budget. The 2-Hour Express jeep tour will travel along Rim Road with beautiful vistas of the gorge and the Royal Gorge Bridge from a distance. You’ll see dinosaur footprints embedded in a… Read more »

two people having fun on their Sidewinder motorcycle and side car Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Sidewinders Joins RoyalGorge.Info

RoyalGorge.Info is pleased to announce a partnership with the new company Sidewinders Sidecar Tours of Canon City. Sidewinders offers unique motorcycle sidecar tours of Canon City and the Royal Gorge region, starting at $80 for a 30 minute guided tour, with all safety equipment is provided.

local TV personality points to signage on the Royal Gorge Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Fox 21 News Visits the Royal Gorge

Thank you Lauren McDonald for your live coverage of your visit to the Royal Gorge region with Colorado Jeep Tours in April 2019. We enjoyed seeing you!

gondola rides near the Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Two Great Days at the Royal Gorge

Only have two days to visit Canon City and the Royal Gorge region? There are so many great things to do here that it really would take a week (or more!) to get to them all. No matter the ages of the people in your party, or how adventurous they are, there is something for… Read more »

four ATVs go off roading during a Play Dirty ATV adventure Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Play Dirty ATV Joins RoyalGorge.Info

Play Dirty ATV Tours of Cotopaxi, Colorado, about 30 minutes west of Canon City, is now a booking partner of RoyalGorge.Info. Play Dirty offers a variety of scenic guided ATV tours of the Texas Creek Recreation Area, a popular off-road area under the supervision of the Colorado Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The ATV tours… Read more »

functioning train replica Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


True West Magazine Feature

Cripple Creek, the greater Pikes Peak region and Canon City business Colorado Jeep Tours were mentioned in an article by True West Magazine in March, 2019 entitled “Rocky Mountain Gold – Touring Colorado’s historic mining towns leads to experiences rich in Old West history.” The article was written by freelance writer Katrina Wharton of Colorado… Read more »

Royal Gorge Ales on Rails highlights various beer selections Royal Gorge Canon City Colorado


Royal Gorge Route Railroad ~ Ales on Rails, April 7th

Ales on Rails is a huge hit, featuring a four-course beer-loving foodie excursion through the Royal Gorge. Once you’re settled in on your beautifully-renovated club car, you’ll be presented hearty mini entrées made by Chef Jeff Gaylor, paired with a signature Colorado beer flight. Like almost everything else served on the train, the beers and the… Read more »

sunrise service at the Royal Gorge bridge in Canon City Colorado


Royal Gorge Bridge – Easter Sunrise Service April 21st

The Royal Gorge Bridge & Park will hold its annual Easter Sunrise Service on the South rim of the Gorge on Sunday, April 21, from 6:30-7:30 am with Grant Adkisson, Cowboy Preacher. The sun is expected to rise 6:17 am, just before the service begins. Adkisson, well-known for his ministry at major rodeos and Bible… Read more »