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Between snowcapped mountains and high desert plains, whitewater rapids and natural hot springs, South Central Colorado has it all. Grab your outdoor gear and explore its many natural wonders.
Use Colorado Springs, the second-largest city in the state, as a jumping-off point to explore the region. Take tours of the United States Olympic Training Center and the US Air Force Academy. Visit the city’s many cultural institutions, such as the May Natural History Museum and the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum. Just outside the city, wander through Garden of the Gods, a collection of dramatic red sandstone formations.
More of the great outdoors awaits in the region’s many nationally designated wildernesses. In Pike National Forest drive or hike to the top of the famous Pikes Peak and enjoy stunning panoramic views. Explore the alpine valleys, high deserts and mountain slopes of Rio Grande National Forest. In San Isabel National Forest, find 19 of the state's 53 fourteeners, or mountain peaks over 14,000 feet (4,270 m) high. Mount Elbert, the highest point in the state, sits within the forest.
Explore the otherworldly undulating landscape of Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. The sandy dunes, the largest of which rises 750 feet (229 meters) into the sky, stretch for miles.
Traverse the rushing Arkansas River across the Royal Gorge Bridge, one of the world’s highest suspension bridges. Cross it by foot to peek down into one of the state’s deepest canyons, known as the Grand Canyon of the Arkansas.
Discover many small towns dotted throughout South Central Colorado. In Cripple Creek, learn about the town’s rich mining history. Use Cañon City as a home base to go whitewater rafting and rock climbing along the Arkansas River. Explore the museums and fairgrounds of Pueblo.
Explore South Central Colorado any time of year. Take scenic routes along the Highway of Legends Scenic Byway, which snakes over soaring mountain forests. For a unique sightseeing experience, take a daytrip on the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad or the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad.
With spectacular views of Cheyenne Mountain and the Rockies as well as Colorado Springs, this lodge-style resort is ideally situated in the midst of one of America's great recreational regions.
Located in northern Colorado Springs next to the US Air Force Academy, this hotel is close to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Garden of the Gods, Seven Falls, and Pikes Peak are nearby.
Located in Manitou Springs Historic District, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Arcade Amusements and Manitou Springs Cave Dwellings. Cave of the Winds and Garden of the Gods are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Downtown Colorado Springs, this spa hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Colorado Springs City Auditorium and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from United States Olympic Complex. Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum and Acacia Park are also within 10 minutes.
Situated in Colorado Springs, this luxury resort is 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from Western Museum of Mining and Industry and within 12 mi (20 km) of Chapel Hills Mall and US Air Force Academy.
Situated in Pueblo, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Colorado State University at Pueblo and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Rosemount Museum. Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center and Buell Children's Museum are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Situated in Colorado Springs, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Western Museum of Mining and Industry, Chapel Hills Mall, and Pine Creek Golf Club. Adventure Golf and Batting Cages and Eisenhower Golf Club are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Situated in the mountains, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Adventure Golf and Batting Cages and within 9 mi (15 km) of US Air Force Academy and United States Olympic Complex. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.