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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
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1805 N. 30th St., Colorado Springs, CO 80904-1247
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+1 719-634-6666
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went at least two or three times during our trip. The scenery was breathtaking! Lots of things to see! Family and pet friendly. Even have pet stations to grab waste bags with little waste baskets.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

This area is nature at its finest. We are blessed to have beautiful vistas available free of charge. Marvel at the uniqueness of the rock formations.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My son and I flew into Colorado Springs for a wedding We several hours to kill so we took a tour. Best choice ever! Everyone working here had big smiles and was very helpful. The directions were easy to follow. The views were breathtaking. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

there are easy or hard walking paths at G of G. Parking can be a challenge on busy days - consider a shuttle if you have an option. No admission fee. Cute gift shop with lots of items and gift shop on the property.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dana S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family of 8 visited Garden of the Gods in the summer, so it was hot, but we had a great time. Anyone who knows me, knows I love red rocks. So the minute I heard of this place, I knew we'd be going. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JagerFam
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Climbing around at Garden of the Gods was fun, and it brought some great views of the horizons. Being in the desert area of the US for the first time, it was awesome to see the big red rocks! However, experiences elsewhere in CO (National...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SarahTheHobbit
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a blast!! Some of us were unsure of our ability to do this activity but Dave’s instructions and patience gave us the confidence we needed! This is a super fun way to see this spectacular park! The scenery, the insight Dave provided on this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dragonflygirl56
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always a fun time for a family outdoors adventure. We were a family of 4 adults and 2 kids age 6 and 12. The weather was sunny and warm in Jan! The hiking was fun and climbing up the rocks was safe and invigorating. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 429babettew
Reviewed 5 days ago

The very beautiful and peaceful scenery of large rock formations speaks directly into our hearts. Pathways, neatly paved, give easy walking throughout the hole area. The impressive contrasting red and white sandstone provides opportunity for very exiting photography. Hiking, technical rock climbing, road and mountain...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HannesK346
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful place to explore some stunning rock formations. Paved paths make this an easy walk. Nice areas for the kids to climb and explore. Don't miss the general store. Overpriced as expected but quite large with some beautiful things.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Global18867926441
1 November 2018|
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Response from glasslover | Reviewed this property |
First off-- you can get a cool view from above right at the visitor's center patio which is wheelchair accessible. Plus in the park there is a paved circle around some of the beautiful rocks which is an easy level walk. As... 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
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