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Colorado Springs for Couples

Colorado Springs, CO and the surrounding Pikes Peak region offer couple getaways.


1. Garden of the Gods – Kissing Camels Rock Formation

This national landmark is home to bright red and orange-hued rock formations. Enjoy a scenic drive, hike, horseback ride or even picnic inside the geological wonder. Make sure to steal a kiss and a photo op under the famed “Kissing Camels” rock formation. Other popular stops include Balanced Rock, Siamese Twins and the Tower of Babel. Garden of the Gods is definitely at the top of the list for things to do in Colorado Springs for couples!

2. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo - Encounter Romance

Voted Trip Advisor’s® #5 Zoo in the Nation and one of the best zoos in the world, Cheyenne Mountain is sure to thrill any animal enthusiast. Have an up-close-and-personal encounter as you hand-feed a giraffe, watch African Elephants splash around in a lagoon or fly over the zoo in your own personal chairlift- overlooking the city. Even enjoy a brew or glass of wine at Rocky Mountain Barbecue Co. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is a perfect date destination when looking for things to do in Colorado Springs for couples.

3. Hot Air Balloon Ride - See the City from a New Perspective 

What better way to see Colorado Springs than from the seat of a hot air balloon? Take your special someone on the ride of their life while and enjoy 360° views of the mountains and sweeping plains. Definitely one of the most romantic things to do for couples in Colorado Springs.

4. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center - Take in the Culture

Whether you go to see the many masterworks by top Modern American artists like Georgia O’Keefe, Dale Chihuly and Walt Kuhn, or to experience the Broadway-worthy live theatre, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is a date destination that is sure to wow anyone with an affinity for art and culture.

5. Painting with a Twist - Relax with a Glass of Wine and a Canvas

A fun and unique date option with a little bit of wine, paint and fun. Enjoy your favorite wine or beverage while attending a hands-on painting class. Instructors walk guests through the process of recreating beautiful featured artwork. When the night is over, you will have a one-of-a-kind creation and a wonderfully unique date that will surely be remembered.

6. Royal Gorge Bridge- Steal a Kiss

The Royal Gorge Bridge was voted the #1 romantic place to steal a kiss by Colorado.com. Hanging 1,250 feet above the Arkansas River, it’s the highest suspension bridge in the US. What better way to make a sweet memory than clinging to one another as you make your way across? Steal a kiss when you reach the middle and take in breathtaking views that can’t be found anywhere else.

7. SunWater Spa - Enjoy a Relaxing Soak

Cozy up and relax in a cedar tub with your main squeeze. There's something magical about unwinding at the base of Pikes Peak. The stunning backdrops, soothing atmosphere and hot water combine for one steamy date night.


Garden of the Gods Park

Garden of the Gods Park

Garden of the Gods Park is a National Natural Landmark that is one of the most beautiful places in the state of Colorado. The breathtaking…

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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Have a WILD adventure at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo - see the animals, ride an antique carousel, eat a gourmet lunch at the Grizzly Grill and ride…

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Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at…

The Museum galleries are open to the public by reservation only, Thursday–Saturday 10 a.m.–4 p.m., beginning Nov. 12, 2020.We believe the…

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Painting With a Twist - Downtown

Painting With a Twist - Downtown

If you're looking for a fun night out, look no further! Uncork your creative side with Painting with a Twist- Downtown. The "twist" comes at…

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Royal Gorge Bridge & Park

Royal Gorge Bridge & Park

Open 365. More awe-inspiring than ever before.Every day at the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park inspires unique experiences you've never felt…

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Adventures Out West

Adventures Out West

Welcome to Adventures Out West. We enjoy showing our guests the splendor of our western country side. Adventures Out West is Colorado Springs…

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SunWater Spa

SunWater Spa

Award-winning SunWater Spa offers soaking in nine personal hot mineral water tubs, as well as specialty massages and other body and skin…

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