- TripBuzz found 34 things to do with kids in or near Canon City, Colorado, including 12 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cripple Creek.
- From Royal Gorge Route Railroad to Fort Royal Stables, the Canon City area offers 50 different types of family activities, including: Rafting, Hiking Trails, Ziplines and Bowling.
- The locale for many state and federal prisons, Canon City is a short drive from both Pueblo and Colorado Springs. Popular for white water rafting and other recreational activities, the city is full of community parks and outdoor spaces. These outdoor spaces include walking and hiking trails, campgrounds and golf courses.
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6 miles west of I-25 exit 141 on US 24, Manitou Springs, CO 80929 MoreLess Info
The Cave of the Winds is a huge cavern located in west of Colorado Springs. The cave is famous for its rare crystalline formations and many man-size chambers. It got its name because the cave makes a moaning sound every time a gush of wind enters its chambers.
Takings guests back in time to the Wild West, Ghost Town Museum has a preserved ghost town that is over 100 years old. The town has several buildings with artifacts from that era, such as a drugstore, saloon, and jail.
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West Colorado Ave & 24th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 MoreLess Info
The Historic District of Old Colorado City is home to a number of small shops including boutiques, art galleries, restaurants and more, operaing within restored brick structures.
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south of U.S. 24 near 31st St., Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a local park which contains a variety of rock formations including parallel ridges and eroded canyons which can be explored through the numerous hiking trails present here. The park also contains old industrial sites such as quarries and gravel pits.
Both experienced riders and beginners are welcome at the Academy Riding Stables. Guided horseback riding is held in the area known as the Garden of the Gods Park during the summer months with perimeter rides offered in the winter.
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126 Cimino Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80905 MoreLess Info
Formerly known as Confluence Park, America the Beautiful Park is a 30 acre site that offers a scenic, green oasis in the middle of downtown Colorado Springs. The park features playgrounds, fountains, and attractive landscaping.
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.