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Other Outdoor Adventures in Colorado Springs

In addition to the fantastic outdoor adventures in Colorado Springs, including whitewater rafting, rock climbing, horseback riding, hunting and biking, there is a wide variety of great family adventures in the Colorado Springs area that offer visitors the opportunity to experience the beauty and grandeur of the Colorado Rockies in fun, exciting ways. Imagine soaring over canyons, valleys, forests, and mountain tops in a hot air balloon, or zipping through the treetops on a zip line tour. If you’d like to keep your feet a little closer to the ground, tear up the trail on one of Colorado Springs’ all-terrain jeep tours, or cruise the city on a segway and see the sights from a whole new perspective. Grab your binoculars and spot some of our favorite colorado animals at numerious wildlife watching hot spots. 

Try one of these unique things to do in Colorado Springs and take home some spectacular vacation memories.

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    Area: Services
    Your vacation of a lifetime could be ruined because you were unable to effectively preserve your memories with your camera. The solution to this problem is to hire 3 Peaks Photography for a private photography lesson and/or photo tour while visiting the Colorado Springs area.
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    Area: Southwest Colorado Springs
    Balloon rides, Jeep tours, Segway tours, Ziplines, C O S Rodeo, Guided hiking, 42 years of tour experience. Guaranteed the most fun in Colorado Springs is with Adventures Out West.
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    Area: Southwest Colorado Springs
    Colorado's NEWEST attraction puts you into a real outdoor battlefield! Test your real-life skills as part of our live-play missions using state-of-the-art military style weapons. No projectiles, no pain, just hours of adrenaline packed fun that EVERYONE loves!
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    Area: Northeast Colorado Springs
    Have you ever wanted to visit an alpaca farm? C2 Alpaca Ranch is located right outside Colorado Springs. Enhance your stay with a visit to our ranch. We are happy to share our experience with you, so contact us today to setup your visit.
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    Area: Northwest Colorado Springs
    See our website calendar for fun and education events. Buy your tickets online or over the phone with Chris at 719-471-0910 x 106.
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    Area: River Communities
    Price: $
    Colon Orchards grows heritage apples, as well as a large selection of pumpkins, cucumbers, summer & winter squash, tomatoes and much more. The farm stand is open from July through December, 9 am to 6 pm. Locally grown fruits, vegetables, pasta, honey, jams and jellies.
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    Area: River Communities
    Price: $$-$$$
    Take a ride in our customized open-air jeeps that are modified with your comfort in mind and view the spectacular scenery and wildlife that Colorado has to offer. At Colorado Jeep Tours we pride ourselves on providing high quality, scenic, and informative jeep tours.
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    Area: River Communities
    Price: $$-$$$
    Choose from a variety of unique adventures on and off the Arkansas River including music festival rafting expeditions, mountain biking, horseback riding, four wheeling, rock climbing and zipline tours.
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    Area: River Communities
    Experience the adventure of milking a goat, tasting fresh goat milk and making soft, herbed goat cheese, mozarella and ricotta, followed by farm fresh brunch with everything you made...including piping hot homemade bread! It's the educational experience of a lifetime in the Pikes Peak region!
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    Area: River Communities
    Journey Quest offers Christ-Centered Whitewater Rafting, Rock Climbing, and Multi-Day Adventures for your family, church, scout troop, or organization. Located in Colorado's Arkansas River valley near Canon City, we offer excellent pricing, best value, professional guides, and caring, personalized service.
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    Area: Northwest Colorado Springs
    Mystery Quests are a group of themed rooms with puzzles, clues and logic. Work with your team to complete the mission and escape from the room. You will have 60 minutes of fun using puzzles, logic, clues and locks to escape the room.
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    Area: Northeast Colorado Springs
    Price: $$
    Planet Deadline has two different Live-Action Escape Rooms offering a unique experience for up to 8 people to participate to solve puzzles, avoid traps, and escape the room within the allotted hour. Visit our website for more information and to book your adventure!
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    Area: River Communities
    Price: $$-$$$
    ATVing at its best. Awesome trails. Awesome guides one of the best adventures you can take. Family friendly tours (ages 10 months to 90+ years) with side-by-sides. Great for small groups of 25 or less.
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    Area: Manitou Springs
    ATV Rockhound Rentals: Beginner to advanced, we'll get you on the right ATV trail! We specialize in smaller-personalized guided or self-guided tours! Our ATV guides are safety instructors with over 20 years of experience and the only company with a Pike National Forest permit.
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    Area: River Communities
    Price: $$
    Get ready to take to the skies with the Royal Gorge regions newest outdoor adventure! 9 zip lines, spanning over a mile of exhilarating adventure with over a half mile of beautiful, informative scenic hikes.
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    Area: Northwest Colorado Springs
    Ski Maxx uses an Indoor Endless Ski Slopes machine to teach beginners and help experienced skiers and snowboarders stay fit and hone skills, year round. Improve your skills or learn to ski or snowboard in a safe, fun environment! Visit our website for more information!
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    Area: Northeast Colorado Springs
    Price: $-$$$
    Visit Sly Fox Escapes and challenge yourself and your friends to find the artifact, stop the villain, prevent the apocalypse, and more! Choose from one of our immersive rooms and become the hero by solving puzzles and riddles as you race the clock.
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    Area: Downtown Colorado Springs
    UpaDowna's mission is to provide access to outdoor adventures for all through events and programs that empower individuals, create healthier communities, and foster a respect for the environment. We offer activities year round: from mountain biking, climbing, orienteering, trail running, you name it!
  • Area: Southeast Colorado Springs
    Pro shop with range. Offering classes, leagues, and tournaments. Youth 8-years and up welcome. Professionally trained bow technicians available to assist you.
  • Area: Northeast Colorado Springs
    Want to try shooting skeet targets? Learn from state team member Dean Blanchard how to shoot flying targets. Call for appointment. Loaner guns available.