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! pikes peak attractionsT PIKES PEAK REGION ThTh ings To Do CASTLE ROCK ZIP LINE TOURS Zipline 1375 W. Plum Creek Parkway Castle Rock, CO 80109 (720) 733-9477 M-Su 8:30a-4:30p; Reservations Recommended “Amazing Zip Line and Epic Adventure Tower!” 10 thrilling zip lines that fly over one and a half miles of quiet, smooth, fast cable. Soar along at speeds of 50 mph! End the tour on our amazing 1500' dual race line! The Epic Adventure Tower has a 42' climbing wall, 4 rapelling stations and a 70' eagles nest platform with the world's first flight line. The tower also includes a 45 degree cable drop combining an exciting drop to the ground. Join us for the adventure of a lifetime! www.castlerockziplinetours.com DISCOVERY CENTER Discovery Center 4425 Arrowswest Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80907 719-576-8000 See Website for Hours and Details “Discover the Wonders of Space!” Seeking curious adults and children of all ages! The Space Foundation Discovery Center has brought the wonders of space down to Earth for all to enjoy... Experience the Science On a Sphere® theater; learn about planets, space exploration, rockets, astronauts, satellites and more! Don't miss our many educational, fun featured events and exhibitions. Complete your journey by visiting the Discovery Center Store. www.spacefoundation.org GARDEN OF THE GODS TRADING POST Specialty-Souvenirs 324 Beckers Lane Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 719-685-9045 Seasonal Hours; Call for Fall Hours, Winter 9a-5p “CO's Oldest & Largest Art Gallery & Gift Shop” Garden of the Gods Trading Post, located on the Southwest edge of the Garden of the Gods, is Colorado's largest, oldest and best gift shop and art gallery. With over 25,000 square feet and nearly 90,000 different items to choose from, you're sure to find the perfect gift or souvenir for everyone on your list! Have a quick snack at Balanced Rock Café or enjoy a glass of beer or wine on our beautiful back patio. www.gardenofthegodstradingpost.com GARDEN OF THE GODS VISITOR CTR Discovery Center-Museum 1805 N. 30th St. Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904 (719) 634-6666 Summer Hours: M-Su 8a-7p “# 1 Visited Attraction in Colorado Springs!” The world-class Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center is your gateway to the Park. All NEW interactive exhibits. Learn how the amazing red rocks got there with the NEW Geo- Trekker Movie Experience. Jeep, Segway, 1909 Trolley and Rock Climbing tours offered daily. Grab a bite to eat in the glass enclosed Terrace Cafe and shop for souvenirs at our Award Winning Gift Shop. Free admission. www.gardenofgods.com COLORADO SPRINGS PHILHARMONIC Symphony 190 S. Cascade Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80903 (719) 520-7469 Call for specific dates and times “Southern Colorado's Orchestra” Classical music has been alive and well in Colorado Springs since 1927, when 27 local musicians banded together to form the Philharmonic's distant predecessor, the Colorado Springs Symphony Ensemble. Today, the musicians of the Philharmonic distinguish themselves in numerous ways, giving performances of the highest quality to grateful audiences at the Pikes Peak Center. www.csphilharmonic.org IRON SPRINGS CHATEAU Theater-Dinner Show 444 Ruxton Avenue Manitou Springs, CO 80829 (719) 685-5104 F, Sa 6-10:30p; Shows Start again February 10th “Colorado's Fun Melodrama!” Boo the Villain and Cheer the Hero at the most fun dinner show in the Pikes Peak region! Audience participation is a must. After the melodrama, a foot-stomping sing-along and vaudeville style olio full of song, dance and comedy continues throughout the evening! Located at the foot of Pike's Peak, the Chateau is a great way to spend the evening...whether for the entire family or a memorable date night. www.ironspringschateau.com COLORADO JEEP TOURS Sightseeing 2315 E. Main St. Cañon City, CO 81212 (719) 275-6339 Call for specific dates and times “Royal Gorge Scenic Tours” 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. Turn your trip into one of our premium jeep tour packages to include Rafting, the Historic Royal Gorge Route Railroad, Wine Tasting, or a good old fashion Cowboy Chuck Wagon dinner! Book your tour today! www.coloradojeeptours.com COLORADO WOLF & WILDLIFE CENTER Educational Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center Divide, CO 80814 (719) 687-9742 Tu-Su 10a-4p; Call for reservations “Calling all Wolf Lovers” Experience a one hour wolf tour where you will walk with a guide, see wolves, coyote, and fox and learn about wolf conservation, basic biology and observe these magnificent animals in beautiful large and natural enclosures with pine, aspen and rock outcroppings as a backdrop. Tour hours are 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Call for reservations and directions. www.wolfeducation.org DINOSAUR RESOURCE CENTER Educational 201 S. Fairview Woodland Park, CO 80863 (719) 686-1820 M-Sa 9a-6p; Su 10a-5p “Take a Trip Back in Time” With more than 40 skeletons to see, DRC is packed with awe-inspiring displays of life from millions of years ago. Take a tour with the Visitor Experience Guides or wander among the displays on your own. Either way, the guides can answer your questions and make your visit a truly enjoyable experience. The expansive gift shop, Prehistoric Paradise, has an amazing variety of dinosaur-related merchandise too. www.rmdrc.com ACADEMY RIDING STABLES Horseback Riding 4 El Paso Blvd Colorado Springs, CO 80904 (719) 633-5667 Seasonal Hours; Reservations Recommended “Where The Pavement Ends & The Trail Begins” Enjoy the natural splendor and serene landscape of the Garden of the Gods Colorado. See this natural wonder as our ancestors did a hundred years ago-on horseback. The whole family will enjoy Colorado horseback riding, guided by real cowboys who will point out some of the interesting red rock formations of the Garden of the Gods Park. www.arsriding.com 16 WINTER 2017 www.travelhost.com


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