Garden of the Gods Park

Garden of the Gods Park

Address:1805 N 30th St
Colorado Springs, CO 80904

Phone:719-219-0108
Fax:719-634-0094
Web: www.gardenofgods.com
Size: 1,391 acres.
Location:Main park entrance is 5 miles northeast of downtown on 30th St.
Facilities:Picnic areas, concessions, visitor center with gift shop, trails, gardens, arboretum, historic site.
Activities:Hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, guided walks, mountain biking, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park features 20 major rock formations, including Balanced Rock, Steamboat Rock, Three Graces, and Kissing Camels. It also is home to historic Rock Ledge Ranch, a 19th-century homestead and ranch.

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Olympic Training Center, Garden of the Gods Park and 14,110 foot high Pikes Peak, known as "America's Mountain."
The glowing red rock formations of Lyons sandstone that make up the 1,370-acre Garden of the Gods park stretch across the sage- and juniper-covered foothills just to the west of downtown.
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