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Less than an hour away from downtown Denver, enter the world of Idaho Springs. This quaint town is nestled in the foothills of some of Colorado’s best mountains and holds a unique place in the state’s history. As the place where the Colorado Gold Rush started, this little town holds a lot of secrets!

While here, get lost in the history or enjoy the great skiing, beautiful nature and of course, some of the best small town personalities you will ever encounter. Use This IS Idaho Springs to explore all that this place has to offer and plan your visit, filling it to the brim with exciting new adventures and enjoyment.

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Open the Door with This IS Idaho Springs

This IS Idaho Springs opens the door to the many fun activities of this town, including great shopping and a wide variety of restaurants in charming downtown.  You can also experience skiing, biking, hiking, rafting, zip lining and other thrilling outdoor adventures in every season and for every individual. Stopping by historical sites are also a must when in town – check out museums, historical buildings, and even go into the mines! Whether you’re traveling alone, with friends, or with family, there’s lots in Idaho Springs that IS for you.

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The Miner Street Market: Idaho Springs Events for the Whole Family!

As summer approaches quickly, Idaho Springs events are here for you. The Miner Street Market is back this summer! If you’re looking for a quick getaway to the perfect mountain town for food, fun and more check out what’s happening in the heart of Idaho Springs. What is Miner Street Market? The Miner Street Market […]

What to Expect and Do When Going Whitewater Rafting in Idaho Springs

Whitewater rafting in Idaho Springs is a fun summer activity for anyone who appreciates the outdoors and a bit of adrenaline! Increasingly, people are venturing out of their homes and offices to explore more of Colorado’s beautiful natural landscape. More first-timers are discovering the excitement of whitewater rafting than ever. In order to get the […]

The Family Photographer Colorado Vacationers Trust

One of the most important things about family vacations is the memories you make along the way, and that includes the pictures that go along with it! One day, you’ll look back on these photos with fond feelings – but you may be wondering what’s missing in some of them. Most likely it’s the most […]

Top Things to Do In Idaho Springs, Colorado

Idaho Springs is the perfect weekend getaway from city life or stop along the way when driving to one of Colorado’s ski towns. There are tons of summer and winter activities, beautiful scenery around every corner, a quaint downtown, and, of course, that mountain town feel that everyone knows and loves. With so many things […]



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 About This IS Idaho Springs

This IS Idaho Springs serves as the most accurate and current online source, providing visitors with helpful information and aiding the economic growth of this great town. This website aims to educate visitors about everything that Idaho Springs has to offer, making it a great destination for tourists everywhere. If your destination is Idaho Springs or you’re on your way to somewhere else, you’re sure to find something that IS for you. Highlighting everything great about this town is what we do.

This IS Idaho Springs exists to help local businesses grow through their online presence and, as a result, improve the economy of the town. The website includes a business directory listing for tourist related businesses so visitors can easily find exactly what they’re looking for.  The presence of This IS Idaho Springs will continue to expand to achieve more than imagined. Business-owner or visitor – This IS Idaho Springs IS for you.

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