There are a myriad of outdoor recreational activities available in the Pikes Peak region. Listed below are some of the popular activities that our community has learned to love and share. Simply click on an activity to find out more and start planning your next adventure!
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Our region is an epicenter for a countless amount of diverse outdoor recreation. A major reason we are able to support so many different activities is because of the unique geography of our area, and the support for the outdoor recreation industry from our community. Click on one of the places below for a comprehensive list of areas in our region that fit in that category, along with a map to help direct you. If you want to see some of our favorites, use the "Staff Picks" icon to filter and guide you.
The insane amount of developed and well-maintained trail systems in the Pikes Peak region is hard to grasp. No matter if you’re a mountain biker looking to get technical at Palmer Park, a hiker enjoying the astonishing red rock features at Red Rock Open Space, or a Dirt Biker ripping up Captain Jacks trail to the top of High Drive, our area has something for everyone. Click on the appropriate activity below to get a map and an extensive list of trails that permit to that activity.
Sep. 14, 2019 | 6-10 pm
Looking for an unforgettable event in Colorado Springs? Look no further than the Night of White Lights!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 15, 2019 | 9 am-3 pm
Join us for The American Heroes Car Show!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 21, 2019 | 7 am-1:30 pm
Join us for the Bob Carlone Memorial Sporting Clays Shoot!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 20-22, 2019 | 12-11:55 pm
Colorado's premier Rockabilly festival features a pre-72' car show, drag racing, burnout contest, flamethrower contest, pinstriper panel jam, pinup contest, lots of live entertainment and camping galore!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 22, 2019 | 12-4 pm
Celebrate the vibrant food & drink scene of Colorado Springs’ Old Colorado City neighborhood. Sample unlimited tastes from restaurants, craft brewers and distilleries with live music from local Westside band, Woodshed Red. This annual event showcases the west side and it’s numerous restaurants and breweries.open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 28, 2019 | 11 am-1 pm
It's National Good Neighbor Day and CONO will be closing out our NeighborUp! Month with a special block party and awards ceremony!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 28, 2019 | 4-7 pm
Bringing good vibes to the Pikes Peak region.open_in_newLearn More
Oct. 19, 2019 | 10:30-11:30 am
Have your child come learn some basic taekwondo!open_in_newLearn More
Oct. 19, 2019 | 8:30-10:45 am
Connect with nature on a beautiful hike and participate in a writing workshop!open_in_newLearn More
Sep. 12-Nov. 14, 2019 | 9-10:15 am
Enjoy hands-on activities, puppet shows or stories, crafts, and a hike with your toddler.open_in_newLearn More
Jan. 23-Dec. 18, 2019 | 9 am-11:59 pm