- TripBuzz found 70 things to do with kids in or near Colorado Springs, Colorado, including 38 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Manitou Springs, Cripple Creek, Woodland Park and Georgetown.
- From Cheyenne Mountain Zoo to Battlefield Colorado, the Colorado Springs area offers 53 different types of family activities, including: Arcades, Visitor Centers, Horseback Riding and Movie Theaters.
- Located an hour south of state capital Denver, Colorado Springs, CO sits over a mile above sea level. The town is located on the east side of the southern Rocky Mountains, making it a popular destination for visitors who want to hike, mountain climb, or take a helicopter tour of the area. Also located in Colorado Springs is the U.S. Air Force Academy.
Bear Creek Dog Park offers dogs and their owners a rural and rugged environment. Dogs can enjoy playing in the local creek, running the natural trails and showing their skills on the parks agility course.
89% 534 votes
3440 North Cheyenne Canyon Road, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Helen Hunt Falls is located within the North Cheyenne Canon Park. In addition to the waterfalls themselves, there is a visitor center that serves as an introduction to the natural features of the region through interactive displays and interpretive exhibits.
U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs serves as the headquarters and flagship training center of the U.S. Olympic Committee and a number of other Olympic Training Center Programs. The center has multiple sports venues and facilities for fencing, judo, swimming, shooting and more.
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1025 North Gate Road, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Established in 1970, the Western Museum of Mining and Industry has been devoted to preserving the rich history of mining and industry in the western United States. The museum features more than 4,000 artifacts, equipment, and many multimedia exhibits.
89% 74 votes
170 W. Cache La Poudre Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Monument Valley Park is a park featuring a unique arboretum displaying Colorado tree and shrub species. The park is populated by gardens, pathways, ponds, a tennis court, a swimming pool, and several playgrounds.
72% 1688 votes
2850 South Cheyenne Canyon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906 MoreLess Info
Known as the 'Grandest Mile of Scenery in Colorado', Seven Falls is a series of seven waterfalls located in South Cheyenne Canyon. On either side of the box canyon are the Pillars of Hercules which are narrow steep cliffs. Visitors can enjoy hiking and the computerized night light show here.
Featuring IMAX and RealD 3D technology, Cinemark Carefree Circle and IMAX offers visitors showings of the latest movies in theaters with stadium seating. The concession stand has an expanded menu that is delivered to the visitor's seat.
77% 65 votes
115 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, CO MoreLess Info
Kimball's Peak Three Theater is a first run movie theater that includes a full bar serving liquor, draft beer and wines by the glass. They typically show independent and foreign films but sometimes show blockbuster movies.
63% 79 votes
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.