Garden of the Gods Park - Visit Colorado Springs

Garden of the Gods Park

Length: ½ mile – 4 miles depending on trail

Duration: 20 minutes – 4 hours depending on trail

Trail Difficulty: easy to moderate depending on trail

Scenery: gorgeous views of the unique rock formations found in Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain

Recommended for: Hikers, Dogs, Horses, Mountain Biking

Cost: Free

There are 15 miles of hiking trails throughout the Garden of the Gods Park from an easy, paved path through the center of the Park to moderate 3 mile hikes. We suggest stopping in at the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center to pick up your free full-color trail map and ask a volunteer what trail they suggest depending on the length and difficulty level you are wanting.

The park is open year round May 1 - Oct 31 5am - 11pm
Nov 1 - Apr 30 5am - 9pm

Trailhead Directions:

Travel west on Highway 24 for 3 miles to N. 31st Street. Turn right onto N. 31st Street for 0.7 miles to W. Fontenaro Street. Turn right for one block and turn left onto N. 30th Street. Proceed 1.2 miles to Gateway Road on your left. This is the entrance to Garden of the Gods Park.

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Construction Update:
The 30th St. construction project will begin toward the end of September, and will likely take around 18 months to complete. For more info and closure updates, visit the project landing page.

  • Biking Trails
  • Educational Programs
  • Free Parking
  • Guided Hikes
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Nature Center
  • Pets Must Be On Leash
  • Public Bathrooms
  • Phone: 719-634-6666
  • 1805 North 30th St
  • Colorado Springs, CO  80904
1805 North 30th St
Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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