Last Minute Labor Day Travel Deals in Colorado


Credit: Matt Inden/Miles, Colorado Tourism Office

With Labor Day travel expected to rise despite the high cost of fuel, resorts around Colorado are offering events to attract travelers over the holiday weekend. Below is a sampling of packages from around the state:

The Timberline Condominiums Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Festival Special – For travelers looking to attend this year’s Jazz Aspen Snowmass music festival with featured acts Mumford and Sons, Steve Miller Band, Sugarland, Michael Franti and Kid Rock, this package offers three nights lodging plus Friday, Saturday and Sunday concert tickets. The package also includes two for one draft beer or house wine specials at the Edge Restaurant and Bar for $118 per person, per night. 800-992-4001

Wilderness Trails Ranch Labor Day 40% Off the Overland AdvenTour, Durango- This package includes one night’s stay at the all-inclusive Wilderness Trails Ranch and a train ride on the Durango-Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad or a bus tour along the Million Dollar Highway from Durango to Silverton before heading to the old West mountain towns of Ouray and Telluride along the San Juan Skyway. Rates start at $399 per person. 1-800-52-RANCH

Copper Mountain Resort Lodging Copper Country Getaway- Copper Mountain Resort celebrates Labor Day with its annual line-up of free live music, a fine arts exhibit and family-friendly activities. Rates start at $99 per night.

Hotel Madeleine Film Festival Patron Access Package, Telluride- This package includes a two-bedroom condo and four Patron Access Tickets to the Telluride Film Festival. Rates start at $905 per night.

Keystone Resort’s Labor Day Weekend Family Lodging and Play for Free Package- This package includes three nights lodging at The Seasons in Lakeside Village for a family of four (two adults and two kids under 12 years of age), lift tickets for children under the age of 12, day of arrival golf, wagon ride dinner, guided hiking tour, four one-hour cruiser bike rentals, one day adult lift ride. Package price is $894, which includes 20 percent off lodging plus Play for Free activities.

Broadmoor Labor Day Family Celebration, Colorado Springs- This package includes three nights accommodations, complimentary access to the Broadmoor movie theater, one hour per person per day bicycle and paddle boat rental, one horseback trail ride per person or one Garden of the Gods jeep tour, 40 percent off the adult ticket price at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and a 15 percent discount on select retail purchases and Labor Day activities. This package starts at $485 per person.

Majestic Dude Ranch Labor Day Get Away, Mancos- Starting at $350 per night for adults and $250 per night for children under 17 years old, this package includes an airport shuttle, cabin accommodations, three meals per day and activities such as mountain biking, horseback riding, white water rafting, hiking, country line dancing and movies under the stars. Use the discount code DTWPRO.

The Affordable Inns Labor Day Weekend Special, Glenwood Springs- For $189.99, the package includes two nights lodging, two all-day passes to the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool and two prime rib dinners.

Steamboat Grand Summer Breakaway Package, Steamboat Springs- Through October 2, this package offers an extra night of lodging free on stays of two nights, plus buy-one-get-one free on adult Gondola tickets.