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35 Family-Friendly Colorado Springs Activities Everyone Will Enjoy

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35 Family-Friendly Colorado Springs Activities Everyone Will Enjoy

Introduction - Colorado Springs offers an array of enjoyable indoor and outdoor activities. If you're visiting with kids, check this list of...

 

Have a fun day out at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

Activity 1 - Located in Pikes Peak, Cave of the Winds Mountain Park houses a vast cave complex. When visiting, you and your...

 

Visit Paint Mines Interpretive Park

Activity 2 - Paint Mines Interpretive Park features numerous geological formations in red, orange, and pink rock. Along with the unique stone structures...

 
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Ride on the Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad

Activity 3 - Cripple Creek is a small town in Colorado located an hour from Colorado Springs. One of the most family-friendly things...

 

Look around the Manitou Cliff Dwellings

Activity 4 - One of the great outdoor family activities in Colorado Springs is going to Manitou Cliff Dwellings. Located just 15 minutes...

 

Look at figurines at the Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

Activity 5 - A quirky Colorado Springs attraction that kids will like is the Michael Garman Museum & Gallery. This museum houses over...

 

Hike at the Red Rock Canyon Open Space

Activity 6 - Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a 1,474-acre park located to the west of Colorado Springs. As the name suggests...

 

Admire Garden of the Gods Park

Activity 7 - One of Colorado Springs’ most iconic landmarks is Garden of the Gods Park. Located just 15 minutes from central Colorado...

 

See exotic animals at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Activity 8 - The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is home to an array of creatures. Animals to see include hippos, giraffes, elephants, and penguins...

 
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Fly above Colorado Springs on a hot air balloon ride

Activity 9 - Taking your kids on a Colorado Springs hot air balloon ride is something they’ll remember forever! As you fly into...

 

Horse Ride in Garden of the Gods with Academy Riding Stables

Activity 10 - Academy Riding Stables allows you and your family to go horseback riding through the Garden of the Gods. You can...

 

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