Marvelous Ways to Stay Entertained in the Outdoors
It would take a lifetime to visit and explore all of the outdoor activities Colorado Springs has to offer. Even if you are able to check off our area, the mountains on the horizon would be calling your name—so talk to one of our House Hosts when you need help making plans for the perfect day in the Rocky Mountains. Luckily, any number of preferences are covered with our wide range of options, whether it’s walking a park, golfing or rafting.
Flying W Ranch – 4 miles
Garden of the Gods – 5.75 miles
Monument Valley Park – 6 miles
Patty Jewett Golf Course – 6.25 miles
High But Dry Balloons – 7.25 miles
River Runners Rafting – 8.25 miles
Academy Riding Stables – 8.5 miles
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo – 13.5 miles
Cliff Dwellings – 13.5 miles
Seven Falls – 13.5 miles
Pikes Peak/Cog Railway – 14.5 miles
Cave of the Winds – 14.5 miles
Fort Carson – 15.25 miles
North Pole – 18.25 miles
Royal Gorge – 55.75 miles
Rocky Mountains National Park – 130 miles
A Fun Ride to Pike’s Peak on the Cog Railway
If you’re looking for quintessential Colorado experience, a trip to the summit of Pike’s Peak is sure to rank high on the list. Ride the Cog Railway for truly one-of-a-kind camera shots that you can’t get anywhere else on the earth. The area surrounding Pike’s Peak is also teeming with hidden gems of adventure, whether it’s zip-lining, mountain climbing or touring the cave of the winds, an exhilarating exploration of the 500 million year old underground world.
Exploring the Garden of the Gods
Guests rave about the Garden of the Gods for good reason—this Natural Landmark is a free public park with all the perks of a pricey sightseeing tour. Take your pets for a bit of fresh air on the trails, and never feel held back when you need wheelchair accessible accommodations. Beautiful views await, and they’ll look even better when you’re sitting on horseback through an Academy Riding Stables tour.