Santa Fe New Mexico is about 6 hours south of Denver. Affording visitors with rustic southwestern architecture, world class art galleries, and fine dining experiences, the road trip to Santa Fe is scenic and artfully inspired.
With stops including Glenwood Springs along the way, this effortless drive takes visitors to the state’s most chic mountain town for amenities that make it hard to leave.
Road trips are as a part of the American culture as hamburgers and 4th of July. Driving through the mountains and plains of the United States is a time-honored tradition for families and young travelers alike. From convertibles to campers, a trip to Mt. Rushmore from Denver is a great summer getaway. Roughly six hours northeast of Denver, Mt. Rushmore National Memorial is situated in the scenic Black Hills National Forest. Host to about 3 million visitors annually, the iconic mountain sculpture depicting presidents Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt and Lincoln is an American icon and the perfect destination for an all-American weekend getaway.