- The list below includes 73 free or cheap things to do in or near Colorado Springs, Colorado, including 48 different types of inexpensive activities like Arcades, Movie Theaters, Visitor Centers and Horseback Riding.
- From Pikes Peak to Pikes Peak Hwy, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Colorado Springs and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Manitou Springs, Woodland Park and Cripple Creek.
Situated on 9.96 acres, Matney Park features a synthetic turf athletic field, basketball and horseshoe courts, a disc golf course and a paved walking path. The park also offers a children's playground, grassy areas and picnic facilities.
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4218 Country Road 3A, Canon City, CO 81215 MoreLess Info
With ziplines and bungee jumping for adventure lovers to more relaxing activities such as scenic rides of the tram, the incline railway and the carousal, coupled with a wild West exhibit and a petting zoo, Royal Gorge Bridge & Park has something for everyone.
Well-known species of many large dinosaurs have been unearthed at the Garden Park Fossil Area for the last 120 years. In addition to a recreation site with a picnic area and exhibits, there is a self-guided interpretive trail through the park.
With horses and ponies boarded at its stables, Once Upon A Horse offers educational programs to children to teach them animal safety and horse care. In addition to private lessons, visitors can schedule birthday parties that include horseback riding.
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420 Elbert Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104 MoreLess Info
Built in the 19th century, Castle Rock Museum & Historical Society is a former train depot that was converted into a museum to display the region's historical artifacts. The museum has a mix of permanent and rotating exhibits.
A Cinemark property, Tinseltown USA is a movie theater multiplex that shows primarily first run Hollywood movies in full digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees as well as a variety of promotions.
The Heritage Gallery is an art gallery that features the works of local artist who have traveled the west gaining inspiration for their pieces. Wildlife prints and fine art landscapes are the primary focus of this Castle Rock art space.