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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...

 
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Ride on the Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad

Activity 1 - Cripple Creek is a small town in Colorado located an hour from Colorado Springs. One of the most family-friendly things...

 
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Look at figurines at the Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

Activity 2 - The Michael Garman Museum & Gallery is one of the most quirky Colorado Springs attractions for kids. This museum houses...

 

Hike at the Red Rock Canyon Open Space

Activity 3 - Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a 1,474-acre park located to the west of Colorado Springs. As the name suggests...

 
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Fly above Colorado Springs on a hot air balloon ride

Activity 4 - Taking your kids on a Colorado Springs hot air balloon ride is something they'll remember forever! As you fly into...

 

Learn about Colorado history at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Activity 5 - An interesting indoor attraction in Colorado Springs is the Pioneers Museum. The museum has exhibits on the history of Colorado...

 

Visit Paint Mines Interpretive Park

Activity 6 - Paint Mines Interpretive Park features numerous geological formations in red, orange, and pink rock. Along with the unique stone structures...

 
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See exotic animals at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Activity 7 - The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is home to an array of creatures. Animals to see include hippos, giraffes, elephants, and penguins...

 

Look around the Manitou Cliff Dwellings

Activity 8 - One of the great outdoor family activities near Colorado Springs is going to Manitou Cliff Dwellings. Located just 15 minutes...

 
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Relive the days of the Wild West at the Ghost Town Museum

Activity 9 - The Ghost Town Museum is a fun attraction for all ages. This attraction features model villages that you can walk...

 

Explore the Pikes Peak region

Activity 10 - Pikes Peak is an area of the Rocky Mountains found on the outskirts of Colorado Springs. It is one of...

 

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