Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

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1805 N 30th St

Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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  • 4 mentions in What sites should I see or places should I visit in CO Springs?

    • Paula S.

      Paula S. said, "...Be sure to check out Garden of the Gods and Manitou Springs! There is a train in Manitou that can even take you to the top of Pikes Peak. The United States Air Force Academy is also pretty cool to walk around, and the..." See More

    • Carly F.

      Carly F. said, "...September is a beautiful time of year here in the Springs. Garden of the Gods is a MUST see. If you like local shopping, hit up Old Colorado City and Manitou Springs. Manitou is just fun to walk around and watch people. Get some..." See More

    • Tom P.

      Tom P. said, "...Everybody goes to the Air Force Academy, and if you haven't been it's worth a shot. The Garden of the Gods is certainly worth at least a perfunctory look. I would skip Pikes Peak though, unless you have lots of time. The view isn't..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Hello Kira! To me, the must sees are United States Air Force Academy,along with Garden of the Gods ,U.S. Olympic Training Center, and Pikes Peak. Whether you stay there, or not, The Broadmoor is a great facility to walk around. There are also a..." See More

  • 3 mentions in How to split up 7 days to see scenic Colorado

    • Jelena W.

      Jelena W. said, "...Go south and see Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs! Although it's a registered National Landmark, I'm surprised at how many visitors to Colorado miss out just because it's south of Denver rather than straight west into the mountains. Don't forget red rocks..." See More

    • Colin J.

      Colin J. said, "...a bit distant, but are awesome stops. If you have even more time to do a day trip down to the Garden of the Gods that's an awesome stop for some amazing scenery and cool rock formations. If you have some time to do..." See More

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...I really love Jelena's answer due in part to her mentioning her Garden of the Gods as a very under rated attraction. I wanted to thrown my own "most under rated National Park" into the mix as well. It's the Black Canyon of the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Tips or ideas for 7 day road trip in/around the Rocky Mountains?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Vail. Or you can take a more southern route and head down to Colorado Springs, visit Manitou Springs for an afternoon, Garden of the Gods and even Pikes Peak. From here, head into the mountains to Salida (Colorado) and white water raft or just..." See More

    • Todd S.

      Todd S. said, "...towns. All of the drives over mountain passes are spectacular and worth seeing. Head down to Colorado Springs and visit the Garden of the Gods and drive to the top of Pikes Peak also over 14k feet! Then you loop right back to Denver...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Driving from Colorado Springs to Vail for a week

    • J A.

      J A. said, "...Hit up Garden of the Gods and get a burger/cocktail Elephant Bar Restaurant. If you like to gamble there is a great little gambling town west called City of Cripple Creek..." See More

    • Martin M.

      Martin M. said, "...from the Springs. You will go through Manitou Springs take a stop there a funky town it is just outside of Garden of the Gods along Highway 24 west outta town. Pikes Peakroad won't be open but is nearby and there is the old..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Activity suggestions in Colorado Springs?

    • Molly S.

      Molly S. said, "...Tons of stuff to see: Garden of the Gods .Take the cogway to see Pikes Peak if it is clear. Walk around The Broadmoor and United States Air Force Academy...." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Railway-an excellent way to head to the highest peak, relax and take in the scenery. Make friends along the route! Love Garden of the Gods -it's just spectacularly beautiful and like nothing you'll see elseway. I'm a big sport enthusiast, so I get a..." See More

  • 1 mention in 4-day weekend July~Aug Outdoors couple - things/places you can recommend??

    • Brit C.

      Brit C. said, "...foothills and mountains. Some initial ideas: Hiking at Chautauqua Park , anywhere in Golden , or down in Colorado Springs (think Garden of the Gods or Seven Bridges Trail .Rent B-Cycles and cruise around Denver to hit up microbreweries like Denver Beer Co. ,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places and things to do around Colorado Springs and Denver?

    • Heidi K.

      Heidi K. said, "...Wow, where to start... there's a TON to do around Colorado Springs and Denver. Here are some highlights. Garden of the Gods is a must-stop if you are in the Springs. You'll want your camera at the river. Colorado City is a fun place..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is it too cold for Hiking in March in CO? - Where should I go?

    • Sarah F.

      Sarah F. said, "...it shouldn't be too cold as long as you pack the right gear (hats, boots, etc). Easy, "can't miss" spots include Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, the Flat Irons in Boulder, red rocks ampitheater (not sure when they open)...." See More