Colorado Springs is the perfect Denver Day trip, weekend getaway, or vacation location. There is always something fun to do in COS and these tips will help you plan the perfect getaway!
Where To Stay
If your goal is to immerse yourself in nature you can RV at Garden of the Gods RV Resort, or camp at Golden Eagle Campground or Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Also, consider renting a cabin or cottage. Renting an Airbnb is a perfect solution to find everything from low-budget to luxury accommodations available in the Cheyenne Cañon area. When it comes to hotels you have a wide variety to choose from including our top picks: The Broadmoor, The Cheyenne Mountain Resort and The Hotel Eleganté.
Free Things To Do
It doesn’t matter what time of year you visit our beautiful city as there are activities perfect for every age and interest. This includes several free attractions such as hiking at Pikes Peak, Red Rocks Open Space or Garden of the Gods, spending the day outdoors at North Cheyenne Cañon Park, or visiting the Penrose Heritage Museum, Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, Olympic Training Center, or the United State Air Force Academy.
Guided Tours And Excursions
If you want to get out and do something active, you have plenty of options to choose from. With a local guide showing you the way, you will learn fun facts that you might not find on your own. A few of our favorites include:
- Horseback riding in Garden of the Gods with Academy Riding Stables
- Indoor or outdoor rock climbing
- A scavenger hunt to learn your way around
A New Way To Explore
If are looking for a new way to explore Cheyenne Cañon, we suggest a guided Segway tour with Cheyenne Cañon Segways. Our tours are perfect for first-time visitors, repeat visitors, and locals. Not only do you get to learn how to ride an off-road Segway, but you visit several unique and beautiful attractions along the way. We have 3 different tours to choose from and can create custom tours for families, corporate outings and large groups. Training is included and you only have to be 12 years old to ride.
Here’s to a fun-filled trip to Colorado Springs!