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Area Attractions

Fun things to do for the family

PIKES PEAK

PIKES PEAK
EXPLORE PIKES PEAK MOUNTAIN IN THE COMFORT OF YOUR CAR! Grab your family and bring your own car to take this 19-mile scenic journey above the clouds! The safe, scenic highway provides you the opportunity to enjoy Pikes Peak Mountain and the Pikes Peak Highway at your leisure. From the gateway at an elevation of 7,400 feet, you’ll encounter some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world as you wind your way through an alpine wonderland of scenic beauty, mountain reservoirs, beyond timberline, overtaking the clouds…all along the way to the 14,115 foot summit of America’s most famous mountain. Feeling adventurous? Click: Pikes Peak
PIKES PEAK, Scale one of the highest mountains in America!

COG RAILWAY

THE COG RAILWAY
RIDE THE BROADMOOR’S PIKES PEAK COG RAILWAY- THE WORLD’S HIGHEST COG RAILWAY! There simply isn’t an experience like the Pikes Peak Cog Railway. Sit back, relax and check out the amazing views of Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs while ascending Pikes Peak via the cog train! With an average grade of 12%, the Pikes Peak Cog Railway climbs the 14,115 feet to the top of Pikes Peak Mountain on a special track, sometimes hitting a grade of 24%! It’s an incredible ride and one you and your family won’t want to miss! Feeling adventurous? Click: Cog Railway
COG RAILWAY, The World's Highest Cog Railway!

ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE

ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE
THE ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE- STILL STANDING STRONG AND BETTER THAN EVER! If you are willing to head out for a 2 hour drive from Colorado Springs, you will be rewarded with awe-inspiring panoramic views from one of the world’s highest suspension bridges. The bridge hangs 956 feet above the Arkansas River and is an amazing sight! The park has a new 16,000 sq. ft. Visitor Center and will soon unveil one of the world’s longest single-span aerial gondolas, an over-the-gorge zipline and children’s play area. Combining beauty and entertainment, the Royal Gorge Bridge will open a 5,000 seat-amphitheater perched on the gorge. Feeling adventurous? Click: Royal Gorge
ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE, One of the world’s highest suspension bridges!

GARDEN OF THE GODS

GARDEN OF THE GODS
VISIT THE GARDEN OF THE GODS INFORMATION CENTER! It's a sure way to make your family vacation fun, educational and exciting. Before entering this geological wonder, enhance your experience by viewing the 14-minute HD movie “How Did Those Red Rocks Get There?” ($5/adults, $3/children). After the movie, enjoy over 30 state-of-the-art interactive exhibits including the world’s only Theophytalia kerri fossil that was discovered in Garden of the Gods Park in 1878. For More Info Click: Garden of the Gods
GARDEN OF THE GODS, The world’s only Theophytalia kerri fossil is here!

MORE AREA ATTRACTIONS

OTHER AREA ATTRACTIONS
DO YOU WANT MORE FUN THINGS TO DO? Explore the top things to do in Colorado Springs starting with Pikes Peak & more! The Pikes Peak region is a great place for your next family vacation in Colorado Springs with 25 of the region’s best attractions right here. Start your journey by looking at all the things to do in Colorado Springs below in our Choose your Adventure matrix. It will help you find the perfect adventure for your family at the foot of Pikes Peak. For More Info Click: Things to do
MORE AREA ATTRACTIONS, It's an amazing place to be free!

Explore Pikes Peak

Less oxygen up there

Visit the Royal Gorge Bridge

It's a long way down