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3650 Maizeland Rd., Colorado Springs, CO
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Reviewed today via mobile

Growing up in C/S we always went here to have picnics and walk the trails. It's conveniently located in the middle of the city off of Academy. Ones of all age groups, fitness levels and mobility can enjoy this park. If you would like to...More

Thank carrief495
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took an easier trail one morning hiking. Was peaceful and nice scenery. There were so many options of trails to take I was glad I had a native to the area with me as a guide. It seemed it would have been easy to get...More

Thank BLou F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the top out look you can see most of the city below. Some say you can see Utah but I am not sure. It is a breath taking view if you are not afraid of heights.

Thank mgeorge52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in Colorado Springs and Palmer Park was always a place that everyone in the family enjoyed​! It's free, beautiful views, and great exercise. Playground for the kids and a dog park too. Palmer Park is a great place to spend some quality...More

Thank Rachel V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Palmer Park is a wonderful place to spend a morning, afternoon or even an entire day. Located in a beautiful neighborhood a bit north of downtown Colorado Springs, it has numerous hiking, bike and riding trails, picnic places, beautiful rock formations and great views of...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hiking trails for the family. Beautiful views of The Springs. Love that the dogs have an off leash area.

Thank californiatravele533
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This was a good surprise-easy access, a relatively easy hike and great views!!! We climbed for about an hour to get where we felt the sights were optimal. There were bikers and runners on the rocky trails, so it's a perfect place for all kinds...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a little piece of the wilderness smack in the middle of Colorado Springs city limit. Great day hikes or trail runs.

Thank wolfefam17
Reviewed 4 May 2017

There are a variety of trails in this park, ranging from easy to challenging, long to short, sunny to shady, interesting yellow rock formations to zones of varied vegetation (pine trees, yucca, lichen, aspens, etc...). And it's free! If you have 2-4 hours, try the...More

1  Thank g0ingplaces2
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We love going to Palmer Park when we visit our son. We usually bring a lunch and enjoy the view. Lots of good mountain biking and road biking, hiking too.

Thank Diane C
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If my 7 year old goes on a led ride, what do the adults do?
14 March 2016|
Response from Laura-OCCS | Reviewed this property |
Palmer Park has about 27 miles of trails to hike from easy to moderate. There is a park on the south end and a dog park. At the top of the road to the west there is the Grandview Overlook, so even if you don't want to hike... More
info about gun show when where etc
5 March 2015|
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Response from JillWendy | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I don't know anything about this. We took a hike in Palmer Park last December. It was nice.
Is there to be a gun show soon at your location? Heard the tail end of an ad on TV - but need more info
5 March 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I believe there's one Sat and Sunday near Palmer Park.