Colorado Springs, Colorado Travel Information
United States Olympic Training Center
The U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs is the headquarters for the U.S. Olympic Committee administration and the Olympic Training Center programs.
Pike's Peak Country - New Attractions and Traditional Beauty
The Pike's Peak area of Colorado offers so much to see and do. Enjoy natural beauty, recreation and cultural events.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo - Colorado Springs
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.
Pike's Peak Cog Railway
For 114 years, the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway (the world's highest cog railroad, the highest Colorado railroad AND highest train in the United States) has taken passengers to the 14,110 foot summit of Pikes Peak.
Colorado Springs Day Trips, Sights to See, and Photos
Photos will guide you to some of the most important places to see in the Colorado Springs area.
Colorado Springs, Travel and Visitors Bureau
Colorado Springs is just one destination that makes up the Pikes Peak region. The area is comprised of many towns and cities, some which are just minutes from downtown Colorado Springs. The beautiful scenery you'll enjoy while driving to the other destinations will simply take your breath away.
Garden Of The Gods
The Garden of the Gods Park, a Registered National Natural Landmark, 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 Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the winter months and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Free and open to the public.
Van Briggle Pottery
Van Briggle Pottery, established in 1899, is one of the oldest active art potteries in the United States. Founded by Artus Van Briggle, of Holland Dutch descent, Van Briggle Pottery has been considered one of the great American art potteries for over a century. Visit their studio in Colorado Springs.
Visiting the United States Air Force Academy
The Air Force Academy is currently open to visitors. Visitors to the Academy must enter through the North Gate, which can be accessed from Exit 156B on Interstate 25, 14 miles north of downtown Colorado Springs. Other areas open to visitors include the Cadet Chapel, the Field House, Arnold Hall and the Honor Court. The Visitors Center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day.