Destination guide

Travel to cozy Canon City

The area's museums and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Canon City. Well-liked for its riverfront, bars and rafting, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Canon City

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Canon City a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shadow Hills Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • The Winery At Holy Cross Abbey (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Four Mile Ranch Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canon City

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Canon City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pikes Peak (29.6 mi / 47.6 km)
  • Pioneer Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Vindicator Valley Trail (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Cotopaxi City Park (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Hermit Park (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)

Traveling to and around Canon City

The nearest airport is in Colorado Springs, CO (COS), located 38.1 mi (61.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pueblo, CO (PUB-Pueblo Memorial), which is 41.8 mi (67.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Canon City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,331 vacation rentals near Canon City. From 237 Cabins to 863 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Canon City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Canon City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Canon City:

  • Broadmoor: 433 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 119 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Salida: 109 vacation rentals
  • Cheyenne Canyon: 312 vacation rentals
  • Rainbow Valley: 15 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Canon City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Canon City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Temple Canyon Park: 46 vacation rentals
  • Royal Gorge Bridge: 41 vacation rentals
  • Canon City Hall: 43 vacation rentals
  • Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center: 44 vacation rentals
  • Four Mile Ranch Golf Club: 41 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canon City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Canon City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 237 Cabins in Canon City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Canon City include:

  • Houses: 863 rentals available
  • Cottages: 237 rentals available
  • Caravans: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Canon City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 103 vacation rentals with pool available in Canon City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.