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Located at the base of Pikes Peak, this National Natural Landmark and popular park features stunning geological formations, rock climbing, nature trails and the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1805 N. 30th St., Colorado Springs, CO 80904-1247
+1 719-634-6666
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a guided Jeep tour through the area - a great way to understand the history and formations. We would have missed a lot of background without the tour. It is obviously a great area for hiking, biking and horseback riding!

Thank Barb H
Reviewed yesterday

It is very interesting to see the different rock formations in this park. The map is not good to find everything. You really have to explore to find the different formations. Give yourself a few hours in order to see everything.

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Reviewed yesterday

We planned our day to wake up and hit Garden of the Gods early. So gorgeous, great photo ops, mostly stroller friendly. The most popular walking paths are super easy to find and navigate. Will go back every chance we get.

Thank Christine R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Colorado is a beautiful state. The geological history of this place is amazing. And there is no better place to see and experience the geography of Colorado then the Garden of the gods.

Thank Ted M
Reviewed yesterday

My family and I visited Garden of the Gods. It was very beautiful and I was very glad I brought them. The only down side was that there was not a ton of parking. It was very busy and therefore did not stop at all...More

Thank Elissa R
Reviewed yesterday

This was one of my favorite sites. It is a free drive through park with walking trails. We went in one afternoon and came back next day.

Thank LindaE0865
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed looking at all of the different rock formations. Great trails as well. My husband and I did the Bretag/Palmer Trail and the continued on to the Siamese Twins Trail . A lot of information at the visitors center. Will definitely take advantage of...More

Thank MNJohnson
Reviewed 2 days ago

While in Colorado Springs, I decided to visit the Garden of the Gods. It's not very far from the city, and the route is clearly marked. There is no fee to access the park, and there are good views of the red rocks from the...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The trails here are easy to follow and gorgeous! The garden itself is beautifully maintained and the staff are helpful and friendly. This is a must do!

Thank Ashley_B1299
Reviewed 3 days ago

Breathtaking red rock sights! Best of all it is FREE! Follow road throughout park to see all the different rock formations. Park car and get out and walk around several times for great photo op on the paved paths. It is worth the stop at...More

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27 September 2018|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
There are very few bears in that area. It is a well-known tourist attraction, but there is no camping right in the Garden of the Gods. Therefore, food is not left in campsites to attract bears. It is a beautiful place to... More
25 September 2018|
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Response from Rob M | Reviewed this property |
Permanently, per the donor.
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Response from TJ O | Reviewed this property |
You are coming on Labor Day Sunday. You will have lots of company. As a local, here are some tips that you may find useful. - If you are taking a tour, take the earliest possible ( 9:00 AM ) . I would recommend trolley... More