Outdoor Recreation

Fishing:

Arkansas River

Boasts the most consistent fly fishing in Colorado, holds 102 miles out of the 322 Gold Medal mileage

Map of fishing spots along the Arkansas River in Fremont county

https://diyflyfishing.com/arkansas-river-colorado/#10/38.6394/-105.8807

Pueblo Reservoir

Beautiful reservoir with great warm water fishing from the shore or boat. Marinas, swim beach, hiking and biking trails and small game, upland bird and waterfowl hunting in designated areas.

Royal Gorge Anglers- Fly Shop and Fly Fishing Guide Service

49311 W US 50, Canon City, CO 81212

(888) 994-6743

Biking:

Oil Well Flats

https://www.trailforks.com/region/oil-well-flats-12365/

Royal Gorge Park

https://www.trailforks.com/region/royal-gorge-park-15620/

Hogbacks

https://www.trailforks.com/region/hogbacks/

South Canon

https://www.trailforks.com/region/south-canon/

Red Canyon Cycles

410 Main St. Canon City, CO 81212

(719) 285-8169

Local bike shop that rents bikes, organizes weekly mountain and road bike rides and has a fabulous coffee shop.

Canon City Brews and Bikes

224 Main St, Canon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-2472

Great little restaurant that offers Colorado craft beers and bike rentals.

Royal Gorge Mountain Bike Tours

1420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212

(866) 766-7238

Offers bike tours in the Royal Gorge region

Hiking:

This is a great resource for hiking trails in the Canon City area

https://www.alltrails.com/us/colorado/canon-city

Eagle Wing Trailhead

598 W New York Ave, Canon City, CO 81212

Eco Park

Canyon Rim Trailhead

4208-4312 CR 3A Canon City, CO 81212

Red Canyon Park

CR F24 Canon City, CO 81212

Venable-Comanche Trailhead

CR 140 Canon City, CO 81212

Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

4218 CR 3A Canon City, CO 81212

Arkansas Riverwalk Trail

Newlin Creek

Florence, CO

Camping:

Echo Canyon Campground

45044 W US 50, Canon City, CO 81212

(866) 341-7875

Prospectors RV Resort

43595 US Hwy 50, Canon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-2128

Royal View Campground

(719) 275-1900

Royal Gorge/ Canon City KOA Holiday

559 CR 3A, Canon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-6116

Mountain View RV Resort

45606 US 50, Canon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-0900

Hunting:

High Creek Outfitters

https://www.facebook.com/highcreekoutfitters/