you were born for adventure

And so were we! Colorado was made for adventure, thanks largely to the spectacular geology of the Pikes Peak Region. Imagine cruising down a 14,000 foot mountain on the back of a bicycle, watching different biomes zip by as you breathe in the cool mountain air. Or riding a zipline across a gorge 1200 feet above the Arkansas river. Maybe dropping into a pristine canyon at 100 miles an hour is more your speed? Or tackling the white water rapids of the Royal Gorge? Whatever your flavor of adrenaline, we have the perfect adventure for you in settings guaranteed to take your breath away.

One of the coolest things about the Colorado Springs area is sheer accessibility. Anywhere you are in town, you are literally minutes from an awesome hike, a killer bike trail, or even a place to safely jump off a cliff. So what are you waiting for? Strap in, gear up, and FLY!

Top 6 ways to get your adrenaline pumping

  • Look down from above

    Do your best Superman pose and gaze down the 14,000 feet of grandeur at Pikes Peak -- America's Mountain

  • Get in the saddle

    Whether you prefer the saddle of a horse or seat of a bike, we’ve got ways to explore beyond the ordinary!

  • Go underground

    Go 1,000 feet underground into a real gold mine at Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine

All thrill-seeking adventures

You don’t have to be a thrill seeker to enjoy these attractions, but if you are a thrill seeker, add these to your bucket list, pronto! Giddy up!

  • Broadmoor Seven Falls waterfall
    Broadmoor Seven Falls
    "The Grandest Mile of Scenery" is but the entryway to seven cascading mountain waterfalls at Seven Falls in Colorado...
  • Thankful Royal Gorge
    Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
    Cross 1,000 feet over the crashing Arkansas river to thrill rides, summer concerts & Colorado sights a-plenty.
  • Pikes Peak- America's Mountain
    America’s mountain awaits with breathtaking views, outdoor fun & world-famous hot ‘n’ fresh donuts. See you at the top!
  • North Pole - Santa's Workshop
    Ho-ho-ho! Welcome to Santa’s favorite second home where you can play in a world filled with fun rides &...
  • Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
    Don your hard hat and descend 1,000 feet into a real mine just like the miners of yesteryear. Keep...
  • Rafting
    Echo Canyon River Expeditions
    Strap in for wet and wild ride as you conquer the rapids of the Arkansas River. (Peaceful family floats...
  • Challenge Unlimited- Pikes Peak by Bike
    Put wheels to pavement for a 20-mile thrill ride down the world-famous Pikes Peak Highway. Bikes n’ gear included!
  • Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
    Cave tours, breathtaking scenery, rides and activities. A must-see Colorado attraction for more than a century!
  • Academy Riding Stables
    Giddy-up through Garden of the Gods on trusty steeds led by the coolest cowboys and cowgirls in the new...
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    Adventures Out West
    One stop, many thrills! Balloon, zip, Jeep and Segway your way across the Pikes Peak region for true Rocky...

itineraries for the thrill seeker

We like to think of ourselves as your personal travel agent: minus the extra cost or funny headsets. Choose from one of our pre-built itineraries for guaranteed fun.

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Tips & FAQs

The thrill is in the eye of the seeker. We really want to make sure you find the perfect adventure for you, and that you’re properly prepared for all the things you’ll find to do in Colorado Springs. Here’s a few more tips and tricks from our resident native.