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Local Activities

Adventures, Shopping and Dining

Stay & Play

A convenient basecamp for Rocky Mountain activities and attractions

Whether you’re looking to simply escape the heat of the city or entertain out-of-town guests, Idaho Springs is perfectly centered to get you into the mountains and enjoy the warm days and cool summer nights.

Idaho Springs Colorado

All Activities and Attractions

Main Street Restaurant

Local Diner, Breakfast & Lunch

Argo Mill & Tunnel

Mine Tour, Gold Panning

Each professionally guided tour of the Argo Mill and Tunnel takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. A gold panning lesson and experience, which lasts about 20 minutes, is also included with every Argo Mill and Tunnel tour.

Dining activity in Idaho Springs

The Frothy Cup

Coffee, Bakery Goods, Breakfast Burritos

An independent coffee roaster of premium, estate grown specialty coffee. We offer single origin and blended Fair Trade Organic and Rainforest Alliance coffee as well as home made fresh baked bakery goods, breakfast burritos and healthy smoothies.

The Soap Shop

Handcrafted Soaps and Gifts

All of our Bath & Body Product are all Handcrafted in Idaho Springs, CO! That's how we know that no corners are cut and that our customers receive the best quality products available. We are one of the largest Handcrafted Soap Producers in Colorado, and its always hands- on when mixing a batch.

The Spice & Tea Exchange

Fine spices, handcrafted seasonings and gifts

Explore gifts and accessories in the best local gift shop in town. Whether you’re new to the culinary scene, own your own food service business, or are simply looking to add a bit of spice to your life, our friendly and knowledgeable staff can help you find the perfect menu additions! We’re known for our over 85 handcrafted seasonings, which we hand-mix in store daily. Stop on by to watch our Spice Masters at work!