Active Adult Trips

Carbon Valley Active Adults (age 55 and older) are always on the go! Join us for day and extended trips to exciting destinations in Colorado and beyond. Register for your next excursion or getaway online, in person at the Carbon Valley Senior Center, or by calling 303-833-2739.  

Trip Exertion
Each trip description below includes an exertion level number. This is a generalization of the exertion levels that participants can expect on a trip.

  Trip Exertion Chart:

  1. Easy, mostly sitting
  2. Easy, mostly sitting with some walking
  3.  Moderate, some walking, possible stairs
  4.  Moderate to high, lots of walking, outside, some elevation
  5.  High, long day, lots of walking, stairs, elevation

Pricing Codes:
M - Senior Center Member
D - District Resident
ND - Non-District Resident

GLEN

JULY TRIPS

Balistreri Winery Tour
Tuesday, July 10, 10:15 am - 2 pm
Balistreri Vineyards is a family owned and operated winery and vineyard in Denver. Their wines are completely natural, with a very approachable easy drinking style. Winemaker John Balistreri has been making wine for more than three decades, combining both traditional winemaking methods with modern technology. Enjoy tasting over 15 Balistreri wines and receive 10% discount on wine purchases that day. Fee includes admission, tasting, transportation, and escort. Food cost is on your own at the vineyard.
Fee: $12 M, $14 D, $16 ND

Supper Club - Hu Hot Mongolian Grill (2)
Tuesday, July 17, 4:30-8:30 pm
Create your own unlimited stir fry cuisine, also known as Mongolian Barbecue, at Hut Hot in Westminster. Fee includes transportation and escort. Dinner, drinks, and tip on your own.
Fee: $5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

Denver MOB Tour (3)

Thursday, July 19, 10 am - 4 pm
Join Mob historian Tom Hackett on this exciting bus tour through North Denver’s Little Italy. Explore former social clubs, homes, and haunts of some of Denver’s most influential mobsters, while uncovering the truth behind many of these legends. Enjoy an Italian lunch at the formerly mob run Gaetano’s restaurant. Fee includes tour, transport and escort. Food cost is on your own before returning.
Fee: $20 M, $23 D, $25 ND

Blake Street Glass Tour (3)
Tuesday, July 24, 9 am - 3 pm
Get an up close look at how glass becomes art. A team of highly talented artisans help create the unique and beautifully hand-crafted glass sculptures sought after by collectors worldwide. They melt, blow and cut glass into unexpected combinations and exhibit the pieces at shows and festivals around the world. Fee includes tour, transportation, and escort. Food cost is on your own before returning home.
Fee: $15 M, $17 D, $19 ND

Supper Club - White Fence Farm (3)
Thursday, July 26, 4:30 - 8:30 pm
White Fence Farm in Lakewood is known for its great home style food, beautiful grounds, and attractions such as the Americana Barn Gift Shop, Granny’s Old Time Fudge Shop, live entertainment, and OK Corral animal petting area. Fee includes dinner, tax, tip, transportation and escort.
Fee: $22 M, $24 D, $26 ND

Mardi Gras Casino (3)
Monday, July 30, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Feeling lucky? Sit back and relax as you are comfortably taken to the Mardi Gras Casino in Blackhawk. The casino package includes a $10 food credit, $5 free play on card, and free drinks while gambling. A player’s card must be used to earn and receive the package. You must be 21 or older to go on the trip. Meals are on your own. Fee includes transportation.
Fee: $5 M, $6 D, $10 ND

AUGUST TRIPS

Supper Club: Maggiano’s Little Italy (2)
Tuesday, August 7, 4:30 - 7:30 pm
Enjoy portions of Italian-American cuisine, reminiscent of a Sunday night visit to grandma’s house, or as they say in Italy, nonna’s casa. The recipes are simple, authentic classics, many of them coaxed out of Italian grandmothers, mothers, and aunts. Fee includes transportation and escort. Dinner, drinks, and tip on your own.
Fee: $5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan at the Buell Theatre (3)
Thursday, August 9, Noon - 6 pm
From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to American and broke through barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world. On Your Feet! features some of the most iconic songs of the past quarter century and is one of the most inspiring stories in music history. Enjoy dinner following the show at your own cost. Fee includes show, transportation, parking and escort.
Fee: $40 M, $42 D, $45 ND

Fort Tours and House of Smoke Lunch (4)
Thursday, August 16, 9 am - 3 pm
Visit Fort Vasquez, an original 1835 fur-trading post now museum in Ft. Lupton. Then head to Lancaster Lupton’s Trade Fort to see inside the trade fort, an 1850 trapper cabin, school house and more. Enjoy lunch at the House of Smoke Deli after the tour. Lunch cost is on your own.
Fee: $15 M, $17 D, $20 ND

Mardi Gras Casino (3)
Monday, August 20, 8 am - 5 pm
Feeling lucky? Sit back and relax as you are comfortably taken to the Mardi Gras Casino in Blackhawk. The casino package includes $10 food credit, $5 free play on card, and free drinks while gambling. A player’s card must be used to earn and receive the package. You must be 21 or older to go on the trip. Meals are on our own. Fee includes transportation.
Fee: $5 M, $6 D, $10 ND

Supper Club- Malone’s Club House Grill (2)

Tuesday, August 8, 4:30 - 7:30 pm
Malone's Club House in Arvada features a diverse AMerican menu, full-service bar, live sports, and a family-friendly atmosphere. Fee includes transportation and escort. Dinner, drinks, and tip on your own.
Fee: $5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

Lazy B Ranch Chuckwagon Dinner and Western Show (2)
Thursday, August 14, 3:30 - 9 pm
Get ready for a rip roarin’ evening of music, humor and grub served up cowboy style! During dinner we will be entertained with The Lazy B Wranglers. Dinner will include Slow Cooked Brisket and Pulled Pork, Boot-Stompin' Baked Beans, Tater-Baked to Perfection, Campfire Cowboy Biscuits, Belt Bustin' Brownies and Hold 'er by the Peach. Fee includes dinner, show, escort and transportation.
Fee: $50 M, $52 D, $55 ND

Colorado Rockies vs San Diego Padres (5)

Thursday, August 23, 11:30 am - 6 pm
Join us at Coors Field to watch the Colorado Rockies take on the San Diego Padres. Seats are located in the shade on either the 1st or 3rd base line. Fee includes transportation, ticket, and escort. Lunch is at your own cost.
Fee: $22 M, $24 D, $26 ND