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! pikes peak things to doT PIKES PEAK REGION ThTh ings To Do CRITERIUM BICYCLE RENTAL Bicycling 6150 Corporate Dr. Colorado Springs, Colorado 80919 (719) 599-0149 M-Sa 8a-8p; Su 10a-6p “Hands Down the Best Bike Shop in the Springs!” Opening our doors in 1973, Criterium has become the largest independently owned bike shop in Colorado Springs. With over 40 years of experience serving the cyclists of our city, we have become the go to place for all your cycling needs. You can rent our bikes by the day or for the entire weekend. After three days, take an additional 20% off of the rental price. Call us today to rent a bike and start cycling. www.criterium.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 VISITOR CTR Discovery Center-Museum 1805 N. 30th St. Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904 (719) 634-6666 Through 5/26: M-Su 8a-5p; Summer: 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 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 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 CLEAR CREEK RAFTING CAÑON CITY Whitewater Rafting 44650 West US Highway 50 Cañon City, CO 81212 (800) 353-9901 Seasonal Hours; Open May through September. “Best Rafting Value with Free Photo CD” We are the only company giving you a FREE Photo CD & Wetsuit/Splash Jacket use on all trips! 2 locations! Our Royal Gorge office just 45 miles from Colorado Springs offers trips with amazing views through the Royal Gorge & family fun on Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Or try the exciting Clear Creek located just 30 miles west of Denver with a beginner, intermediate or advanced trip! Make your reservation today! www.raftroyalgorge.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 AMERICAN CLASSICS MARKETPLACE Antiques 1815 N. Academy Blvd Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909 (719) 596-8585 M-Su 10a-6p “Hidden Treasures, Great Deals...” Over 300 independent dealers housed in one location, American Classics Marketplace is the best antique mall to find bargains and high quality antiques. The selection of antiques and fine collectibles is extensive and eclectic: You will find one-of-a-kind glassware and china, handmade crafts, prints, seasonal items, artwork, antique furniture, jewelry, vintage apparel, plus hundreds of unexpected "finds". www.americanclassicsmarketplace.com GARDEN OF THE GODS TRADING POST Specialty-Souvenirs 324 Beckers Lane Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 719-685-9045 Please call for Spring Hours; Summer 8a-8:30p “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 22 SPRING 2017 www.travelhost.com


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