Things to do in Colorado Springs and around Garden of the Gods: hiking, climbing, biking, running, and more…

How to Climb in Garden of the Gods

How to Climb in Garden of the Gods

Garden of the Gods is one of the oldest climbing areas in the United States. To protect the area there are some things to know for new and experienced climbers.
Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Boasting 61 campsites and numerous trails covering prairie-to-peak ecosystems, Cheyenne Mountain State Park is a must see.
Things to do in Manitou Springs Colorado

Visit Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs is a small town packed with vibrant character, located at the base of Pikes Peak, just minutes from Garden of the Gods and downtown Colorado Springs. With unique historical shops for shopping and dining, Manitou also offers entertainment, events, places to explore, and stunning views.
Helen Hunt Falls Colorado Springs

Visit Helen Hunt Falls

Visit Helen Hunt Falls to enjoy a scenic 35-foot waterfall, just west of Colorado Springs. Here is all the info you’ll need about Helen Hunt Falls, the visitor center and gift shop, as well as other things to do nearby.
Pikes Peak Highway

Drive the Pikes Peak Highway

Drive the Pikes Peak Highway to the top of the Pikes Peak Summit! See amazing views at 14,115 feet, hike trails, and of course, get a doughnut freshly made at the top of Pikes Peak. But before you go, get details to make your visit a success.
Electric Safari Cheyenne Mountain Zoo — Australian Walkabout

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Electric Safari

Electric Safari is a 20 night Christmas light extravaganza at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs, sure to delight children and adults alike with thousands and thousands of lights.
Balanced Rock Garden of the Gods Colorado Springs

Garden of the Gods Tour: Self-Guided

A self-guided Garden of the Gods tour with all of the essentials. The entire tour can be completed in 4-6 hours and combines the perfect mix of driving, hiking, learning, shopping and eating!
Colorado Springs Hiking Trails

Colorado Springs Hiking Trails

Garden of the Gods only touches upon a fraction of the abundant Colorado Springs hiking trails. The city founders did a fantastic job reserving open spaces, and locals have carved a…