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55 Colorado Springs Attractions in 5 Days

You may not be able to go to 55 attractions in 5 days, but we did.

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Colorado Springs and the surrounding region have an overwhelming amount of things to do and see! In fact, there are more than 60 man-made and natural attractions to experience. 

There's no way anyone could experience them all in just one trip. Tracy, Chelsy and Sarah thought they would give this epic adventure a shot. Welcome to the "55 Attractions in 5 Days" Challenge.

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Day 1

  1. U.S. Air Force Academy Planetarium
  2. Bomber Plane Display - Air Force Academy
  3. Western Museum of Mining & Industry
  4. Whit's End - Focus on the Family
  5. ProRodeo Hall of Fame & Museum of the American Cowboy
  6. Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum
  7. Glen Eyrie Castle
  8. Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site
  9. Garden of the Gods Visitor Center & Park
  10. Garden of the Gods Trading Post
  11. Flying W Ranch (re-opening summer of 2020)

whitewater rafting

Day 2

  1. Cheyenne Mountain State Park
  2. May Museum of Natural History (Bug Museum)
  3. Whitewater Rafting with Echo Canyon River Expeditions
  4. Other Rafting Partners
  5. Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
  6. Royal Gorge Aerial Tram at Royal Gorge Bridge & Park 
  7. Royal Rush SkyCoaster
  8. The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey
  9. Royal Gorge Bridge
  10. Skyline Drive
  11. Royal Gorge Route Railroad
  12. Museum of Colorado Prisons
  13. Gold Belt Scenic Byway

horseback colorado springs

Day 3

  1. Academy Riding Stables
  2. Manitou Springs Mineral Springs
  3. Pikes Peak Cog Railway - (Closed for repairs)
  4. Barr Trail
  5. Miramont Castle Museum
  6. Arcade Amusements Penny Arcade
  7. The Olive Tap
  8. Manitou Springs Cliff Dwellings
  9. Wind Walker Challenge Course
  10. Cave of the Winds
  11. Penrose Heritage Carriage House Museum
  12. Ghost Town Museum
  13. Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

wildlife colorado springs

Day 4

  1. Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center
  2. Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
  3. Cripple Creek Heritage Center
  4. Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad
  5. Dinosaur Resource Center
  6. The North Pole – Santa’s Workshop
  7. Rock Climbing with Front Range Climbing Company
  8. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
  9. Money Museum
  10. Colorado Springs Olympic & Paralympic Training Center
  11. Memorial Park Skate Park
  12. Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

cheyenne mountain zoo

Day 5

  1. Pikes Peak Highway
  2. Donuts – Summit House
  3. Bike Down Pikes Peak with Challenge Unlimited
  4. Michael Garman Magic Town
  5. World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame
  6. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
  7. The Broadmoor Seven Falls