75+ Fun Things to Do in Colorado Springs

Located at the base of the beautiful Rocky Mountains, the city of Colorado Springs is as picturesque as it sounds.  And because of the scenery, the mountains, and the city itself, there are plenty of fun and exciting things to do on a daily basis, no matter the season.  From Pikes Peak to the Garden of the Gods, you’ll have plenty to see when you come visit. Here’s 75 of our favorites.

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Capture a perfect shot with beautiful red rocks at Garden of the Gods
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Ride or even hike the Pikes Peak Cog Railway to its 14,115-foot summit
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Lace up your hiking shoes for an adventure tour of Red Rock Canyon
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Get mesmerized by the beauty of Helen Hunt Falls
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Watch cadets marching at United States Air Force Academy
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Bask in the majesty of Seven Falls
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Get a taste of England with historical tours and enchanting teas at Glen Eyrie Castle
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Hike a trail out at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center
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Before you Race to the Clouds, experience the history at the Penrose Heritage Museum!
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Collect unique items from souvenir shops at Old Colorado City Historic District
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Hike Yucca trail at Palmer Park
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Hike the trails through the woods at Fox Run Regional Park
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Take a deep breath in the serenity of Ute Valley Park
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Take a scenic drive above Colorado Springs at High Drive
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Get back in touch with nature at Bear Creek Nature Center
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Go on a leisurely hike at Seven Bridges Trail
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See spring in bloom at Evergreen Cemetery
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fun things to do in Colorado Springs CO

Although there’s tons of things to do in Colorado Springs, we understand we only listed a handful. Don’t worry we love your contributions! Did we miss your favorite place to eat? Let us know! And then don’t forget to check out all of the other attractions in Colorado and things to do in Denver!