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Fall at Gaylord Rockies Resort

As we say goodbye to summer and move into the fall season, we continue to celebrate with a variety of family-friendly events and outdoor activities, including Arapahoe Springs Pool. Book a festive staycation with Gaylord Rockies!

Note: The content contained on this page was for the 2020 Fall Season through Halloween. Sign-up to get email updates and details on Fall 2021 announcements!

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Arapahoe Springs Resort Pool and Lazy River

Arapahoe Springs features indoor and outdoor pools, lap pool, whirlpool, open year-round. This fall season hang out poolside with Vladimir the Vampire for some ghoulish games and fun in the sun.

A man dressed as a vampire standing next to a young boy.
A flashlight, bottom jaw bone and a long bone sitting on an open book.

Hide and Seek Scavenger Hunt

Featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin + Meet & Greet

Spookley the Square Pumpkin found eight Spooktacular hiding spots for his game of Halloween Hide & Seek! Solve the puzzles to find each clue’s missing word. Use the clue to find Spookley. Then, Meet Spookley the Square Pumpkin in a fun photo op.

Fri - Sat
03:00 PM - 05:30 PM
People sitting around a campfire.


Location: Grotto

Gather around the campfire with friends and family and enjoy a s’more!

An adult and two children experiencing a virtual elephant via phone apps.

Wildlife Rescue

Location: Resort Wide

Search for endangered animals through our spacious resort and see them brought to life before your eyes through the magic of augmented reality!

Group of kids eating popcorn and watching a movie at the theater.

Movie Under the Moon

Spend the evening under the moon watching family-friendly movies outside on our very own big screen.

Shown on guest room TV

Adventure Kids: Rise and Shine + Bedtime Stories with Morgana

Step into an adventure and join the fun with Sophie, everyone’s favorite Adventure Kid. Earn your safety badge and take the Adventure Kid’s pledge to become an official member of the Gaylord Hotels Adventure Kids Club! Then, join Morgana and Grimm the Goblin as they share Spookley the Square Pumpkin’s story before you go to bed.

A man and woman dressed in Halloween costumes bathed in a purple tinted light.

Spooky Animal Encounters

Presented by HawkQuest, get up close to live, non-releasable raptors and learn about environmental concepts and issues facing these amazing creatures.

Jack-O-Lantern Walk

An imaginative walk experience, transporting visitors of all ages to a world of Halloween fun!


The SpookEasy is the most haunted spirits spot in Gaylord Rockies Resort. This experience comes to life with the Ghost Brothers & six terrifying portraits. Enjoy your cocktails & screams.

Trick or Treat Expedition

Explore the entire resort while trick or treating, with stops throughout to get some deliciously spooky treats.

And more!

Morning yoga, outdoor activities, arts & crafts, ghost stories, and Wicked Awesome Pool Fun.