Colorado Springs Information

Colorado Springs is where you'll be inspired by beautiful landscape, charmed by laid-back friendliness, and amazed by rich culture and history. Here you'll find what you've been looking for: blue skies, purple sunsets, emerald forests, red rocks, white fluffy snow, and a population proud of its diversity in culture, lifestyle and heritage. Now, it's time for you to experience how vivid life can be in this land of limitless possibilities. Read stories, get acquainted with all of the hidden corners of Colorado Springs, and start planning a trip you'll never forget.

Some of the city's top choices for visitors include:

Pikes Peak
Pikes Peak Hwy, Colorado Springs, CO 80901
+1 719 385 7325 / +1 800 318 9505
The most visited mountain in North America and the second most visited mountain in the world behind Japan's Mount Fuji, Pikes Peak forms a stunning backdrop for Colorado Springs and the Garden of the Gods. At an altitude of 14,110 feet above sea level, Pikes Peak is the 31st highest peak out of 54 Colorado peaks. It is the farthest east of the big peaks in the Rocky Mountain chain, which contributed to its early fame among explorers, pioneers and immigrants and made it the symbol of the 1859 Gold Rush to Colorado with the slogan, "Pikes Peak or Bust".

Garden of the Gods
1805 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904
+1 719 634 6666
The Garden of the Gods Park, a Registered National Natural Landmark in Colorado Springs, is open from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. in the summer and 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the winter. The towering red rock formations of the Garden of the Gods Park come alive when you visit the free Visitor and Nature Center and explore the geology, plants, animals and people of this amazing 1391.61-acre regional park.

US Air Force Academy
[600-699] Pinion Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
+1 719 333 1110
The mission of the Academy is to educate, train and inspire men and women to become officers of character, motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation. Visitors to the Academy may enter through either the North Gate, which can be accessed from Exit 156B on Interstate 25, 14 miles north of downtown Colorado Springs, or from the South Gate, which can be accessed from Exit 150 on Interstate 25.

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
+1 719 633 9925
No visit to Colorado's Pikes Peak region is complete without a trip to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! Here, you'll experience an unforgettable adventure combining our breathtaking mountain scenery with more than 750 animals from around the world. All your favorites are here...from giraffes and elephants to lions and monkeys, hippos and bears. It's also a rare opportunity to see more than 30 endangered species including the Amur tiger, Mexican wolf, and Black-footed ferret!

Seven Falls
2850 S Cheyenne Canyon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
+1 719 632 0765
Located in South Cheyenne CaƱon, Seven Falls cascades 181 feet in seven distinct steps down a solid cliff of pikes peak granite. Crystal clear water from the southern most edges of the Pikes Peak watershed have, over the ages, carved this unique scenic masterpiece in an easily accessed location.