If you're a first time visitor to Colorado Springs, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Colorado Springs.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Colorado Springs.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"com/2011/08/13/uncompahgre-plateau-july-4th-wildflowers/ Some different scenery is at the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve and of course there is Garden of the Gods, Mount Evans Mesa Verde National Park (which I can't put the pin in it because it is in the wrong place here but it is down south of Dolores) and Royal Gorge Bridge and Park When we were traveling in an old car we went across the Continental Divide at Berthoud Pass." See More
"Colorado Springs is also home to ProRodeo Hall of Fame." See More
"If you like zoos, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is probably one of the best zoos in the country (according to me)." See More
"Some initial ideas: Hiking at Chautauqua Park, anywhere in Golden, or down in Colorado Springs (think Garden of the Gods or Seven Bridges Trail." See More
"I had to take the detour and see how close i could get to Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station." See More
"Get some good hiking in by visiting Red Rock Canyon Open Space." See More
"Seven Falls is nice, but a hike up Stanley Canyon Reservoir Trailhead is better and not so touristy." See More
"Hear is a possible route you could take: Garden of the Gods Rocky Mountain National Park Dinosaur National Monument Arches National Park Goblin Valley State Park Capitol Reef National Park Zion National Park Lake Powell Monument Valley There are really infinite routes and potential stops!" See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Colorado Springs locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Colorado Springs.
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