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About Us


The mission of the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association is helping business thrive and community prosper.


We envision a vibrant and thriving community where businesses flourish, collaboration is celebrated, the unique spirit of our community is preserved and enhanced, residents are engaged, and visitors experience the warmth of our hospitality.

To carry out our mission, we focus on five core competencies:

  • Creating a Strong Local Economy
  • Promoting the Community
  • Building Business Relationships and Business Development Opportunities
  • Representing the Interests of Business with Government
  • Engaging in Political Action​

"The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association was selected the 2013 Chamber of the Year by American Chamber of Commerce Executives."

Our Story

The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association is the longest-standing community and business organization in Glenwood Springs. Since 1919, the Chamber has provided quality programs and services to drive the economic prosperity and sustainability. Creating a climate of growth and success has involved efforts to improve opportunity, infrastructure, development, tourism, and education.

We serve a population of 10,000 in Glenwood Springs and an economic trade area of over 60,000. Our 400 diverse member businesses and organizations have joined to promote civic, commercial, and industrial progress.

Tourism was the mainstay of Glenwood Springs’ economy when the Glenwood Springs Chamber of Commerce was founded nearly a century ago. In 1989 the chamber merged with City and local tourism functions to create a world-class destination marketing organization. The organization’s name was changed to the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association to reflect the chamber’s commitment to tourism as economic development.  In 2017 the Glenwood Springs Chamber Foundation, a 501(c)(3), was created to promote and help execute the chamber’s mission and goals.

Please use our website to find many of the answers available at our visitor center, including information on the Glenwood Hot Springs,Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Hanging Lake, Sunlight Mountain ResortYampah Spa and Vapor Caves and the Hotel Colorado.

Ready to join?

Call us or use this website to learn more about the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association and how we can help your business succeed.