El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center offer a full slate of events and activities for all ages all year round, including lots of,children’s programs . To locate them, get their schedules and fees, visit www.ElPasoCountyNatureCenters.com.
The onset of winter with its colder temperatures and snow doesn’t mean an end to the outdoor fun at Mueller State Park. It only means a change in the gear and types of fun available in the park. Put on a pair of snowshoes and experience the peace that abounds along the 44 […]
The Pikes Peak Library District is urging you to visit Colorado’s state parks. And they;’re making it free and easy to do. Reserve your free State Parks Pass and Backpack today by clicking here! This program is a partnership with the Colorado Department of Education, State Library, local library systems, and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. […]
El Paso County has opened a new Equestrian Skills park , located on the east edge of Bear Creek Regional Park. The FREE venue is open to the public. It includes “steps” and a water feature. For more information on the course, contact Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skiing getting too expensive these days? Then check out $30 Thursdays — $30 lift tickets on Thursdays all winter at Ski Cooper in Leadville. When you’re ready to put away your skis for the day, then go enjoy some free plus live music at Katie O’Rourke’s from 3 to 5 p.m, Leadville also has a […]
Looking to join kindred spirits for a weekly fun run? Check out “Gallop in the Garden” from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Garden of the Gods city park. Meet in the lower lobby of the visitor’s center on North 30th Street, across from the park entrance. It’s FREE but they ask you to preregister […]
Take a hike through history at Rock Ledge Ranch and Garden of the Gods Park. Join Elizabeth Barber, Lead Interpreter and historian for Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of every month on an easy 2 mile loop starting and ending at the Garden of the Gods Visitor & […]
It’s a city park that vies with national parks for stunning beauty. We’re talking, of course, about the Garden of the Gods. The Colorado Springs city park not only has acres of gorgeous and sometimes whimsical red sandstone formations, but also plenty of acreage for hiking and mountain biking. Take a ranger-guided tour if you […]
Colorado Parks and Wildlife encourages outdoor enthusiasts and recreationists get out and enjoy Colorado’s trails. Get outdoors and experience the unique panorama of Colorado while horseback riding, hiking, biking or off-highway vehicle riding on more than 30,000 miles of trails throughout the state.Accept the challenge to explore a nearby trail, learn a new outdoor skills, or […]
Gardening in the Pikes Peak Region is challenging. When you’ve got questions, Colorado Master Gardeners have answers. CMG volunteers help residents save time and money by providing research-based solutions to landscape and gardening problems. Throughout the 2015 growing season, the Master Gardener Help Desk hours will be Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 12 […]