Local Area Attractions Near Colorado Springs KOA Holiday
Flying W Ranch
The Flying W Ranch is a working, mountain cattle ranch located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, that has specialized in western food and entertainment since 1953. In our high season we entertain and serve dinner to over a thousand persons nightly. 3330 Chuckwagon Road Colorado Springs, CO. Call 1-800-232FLYW for more information.
U.S. Olympic Center
Located within the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, the $8 million Olympic Visitor Center hosts approximately 140,000 visitors each year. It is the primary facility providing the general public with information about the U.S. Olympic Committee, U.S. Olympic Training Centers and the Olympic Movement.
Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame
Professional rodeo is the only major competitive sport that has evolved from a working lifestyle, and its development over the years is brought to life in the ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy in Colorado Springs.
Garden of the Gods
Garden of the Gods is a public park located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. See nature at its very best with these beautiful formations. It was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1971. Be sure to visit the visitors center for all the infomations on the Garden.
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
If you want a quick and wonderful experience of Pikes Peak take the Pikes Peak Cog Railway. You will enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding area. The Cog is the world's highest cog and takes families to the 14110 foot summit of America's Mountain, Pikes Peak.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is a must for the whole family with 146 acres housing 550 animals representing 119 species, including a tram, a carousel and miniature train .
Cave of the Winds
Discovered in 1881, Cave of the Winds has been a must-see Colorado Springs attraction for travelers for more than a century. We're one of the premiere show caves in the United States – and, at 7,000 feet, we're also one of the highest! We have day and night time tours to give you two different adventures.
Santa's Workshop NORTH POLE
This enchanted family theme park has something for every member of the family. Meet Santa Claus and his elves. Come ride with us on the unique Christmas Tree Ride, swing through the sky on the Enterprise Space Shuttle, and enjoy a whimsical ride on our Antique Carousel. You can fly through the sky on an Aerial Tram or stay on the ground with the Miniature Train. There are more than two dozen family-friendly rides for your pleasure. Spend time feeding our goats and llamas, or watch the magic show. Browse the quaint village shops stocked with unique gifts, perfect for getting your holiday shopping done early.
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
The Manitou Cliff Dwellings is a historical treasure. Preserved under a protective red sandstone overhang, authentic Anasazi cliff dwellings, built more than 700 years ago, await you here. There are no "Do Not Touch" signs. You are free to touch and even go inside these fascinating architectural remnants of an American Indian culture that roamed the Four Corners area of the Southwest from 1200 B.C. to A.D. 1300.
Seven Falls has been called the "Grandest Mile of Scenery in Colorado". Seven Falls cascades 181 feet in seven distinct steps down a solid cliff of Pikes Peak granite. Crystal clear water from the southernmost edges of the Pikes Peak watershed have, over the ages, carved this unique scenic masterpiece.
Air Force Academy
Air Force Academy
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Come experience Colorado's own world wonder, the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park . At 1,053 feet high, the panoramic vistas of the gorge are as awesome as the Grand Canyon. Spanning a quarter mile across is the world's highest suspension bridge, an engineering feat as inspiring as the Eiffel Tower. Other man-made marvels include the world's longest single-span Aerial Tram and the world's steepest Incline Railway.
Pike's Peak - America's Mountain
Pikes Peak forms a stunning backdrop for Colorado Springs and the Garden of the Gods at an altitude of 14,110 feet. The 19-mile Pikes Peak Highway is open year round, weather permitting.
Will Rogers Shrine
LWill Rogers Shrine of the Sun, also known as Will Rogers Shrine, is a commemorative tower and chapel on Cheyenne Mountain in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It is named after Will Rogers, the American humorist, who died in a plane crash in Alaska in 1935 during construction of the shrine.
The Royal Gorge is a canyon on the Arkansas River near Cañon City, Colorado. With a width of 50 feet at the base of the gorge and a few hundred feet at its top, and a depth of 1,200 feet in places, the 10-mile-long canyon is a narrow, steep crevasse through the granite of Fremont Peak.
Florissant Fossil Beds National Park
Beneath a grassy mountain valley in central Colorado lies one of the richest and most diverse fossil deposits in the world. Petrified redwood stumps up to 14 feet wide and thousands of detailed fossils of insects and plants reveal the story of a very different, prehistoric Colorado.
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