Active Adult Day Trips


Carbon Valley Active Adults (age 55 and older) are always on the go! Join us for trips to exciting destinations around Colorado and beyond. Register in advance for your next adventure. Make your reservations by calling the Carbon Valley Senior Center, 303-833-2739, online or stop by to see us.

Trip Exertion

Each trip description 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

Lunch Bunch
Grab a friend and join us on the Lunch Bunch Bus. Enjoy a tasty meal and delightful company while exploring a variety of dining spots throughout the Front Range. The bus departs twice monthly from the Senior Center. Dining cost not included.
Date: Wednesday, October 5 9:00 am
Destination: Chapungu Sculpture Park Walking tour and lunch at On the Border Mexican Cantina 
Cost: $10 District, $12 Non-District
Exertion Level: 5
 
Meet and Eat Dinner Trips
Discover new restaurants, enjoy delicious meals, and converse with friendly dinner companions at various restaurants twice per month. Restaurants to be announced monthly. Transportation and meal cost on your own; laughter and fun are free. 
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 4:30 pm
Location: Pumphouse Brewery, Longmont
Fee: No cost to register
Exertion Level: 2

Black Hawk Casino Trips
Feeling lucky? Try your luck at the casinos in Black Hawk. The bus departs from and returns to the Carbon Valley Senior Center. Gambling and dining not included.
Dates: 
Monday, September 26
Monday, October 24
Monday, November 28
Monday, December 19
Time: 8 am - 4 pm
Fee: $18 District, $23 Non-District
Exertion Level: 5


Chapungu Sculpture Park
Walk through the beautiful sculptures that portray traditional African perspective of family. Eight universal themes span through Chapungu's 26-acre walkable sculpture park in Loveland, Co. Enjoy lunch following the sculpture park at On The Border Mexican Cantina. Dining costs not included.
Date: Wednesday, October 5 
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $10 District. $12 Non-District
Exertion Level: 5

Lionsgate Center Historical Tour
Explore the mystery, history, and happenings of the historic Lionsgate Center in Lafayette, Colorado. Enjoy eclectic decor and take in the beautiful surroundings of the Dove House, originally built in 1927. Lunch with the group after the tour. 
Date: Wednesday, October 12
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: 
$21 District, $ 29 Non-District
Exertion Level: 
4

Adams Mystery Playhouse
Gather with friends for dinner and murder mystery show. "Murder at the Speakeasy" will have you laughing as well as solving the "who done it." Ticket includes dinner, show and transportation.
Date: Thursday, October 20
Time: 4:45 - 9:30 pm
Fee:  $59 District, $73 Non-District
Exertion Level: 3

Broomfield Veterans Memorial Museum
The Veterans Museum of Broomfield, is dedicated to honoring those who have served in the United States Armed forces from the Civil War to the present and all branches of service. Explore nine rooms of exhibits, a library with over 2,500 history/military books and hundreds of archived videos of veteran interviews, and a multimedia room that seats 40.
Date: Monday, November 7
Time: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Fee: $11 District, $14 Non-District
Exertion Level: 4

Georgetown Christmas Market
Each December the town of Georgetown is transformed into a bustling Christmas scene reminiscent of Christmases of long ago. Experience the holiday as it was 100 years ago. Celebrate the season with roasted chestnuts, holiday shopping, horse-drawn wagon rides and wonderful sights and smell.
Date: Saturday, December 3
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Fee: $22, District, $27 Non-District

Candlelight Dinner Playhouse- White Christmas  
Travel to the renowned Candlelight Dinner Playhouse for dinner and a production of the classic "White Christmas". 
Ticket includes transportation, dinner, non-alcoholic beverages. Additional dessert and libations available for purchase separately.
Date: Wednesday, December 14
Time: 5:00 - 10:00 pm
Fee: $72, District, $90 Non-District