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An August 2010 trip to Colorado Springs by gowest youngman

Garden of the Gods Photo, Colorado Springs, Colorado More Photos
Quote: Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods, Great Sand Dunes Nat'l Park

Garden of the Gods

Attraction | "Garden of the Gods - Orange, White, and Blue"

Garden of the Gods Photo, Colorado Springs, Colorado
After flying from Columbus, OH to Denver, CO the driving began. Took I-25 south to Colorado Springs to begin this vacation. For a Friday afternoon, the traffic was so congested. But all in all it was a fairly quick jaunt although I stopped at an outlet shopping mall just off the interstate in Castle Rock.Garden of the Gods is easy to find from the interstate, lots of signage and only a few minutes drive. Once there, I started at the Visitors' Center to get my bearings for the park. A great selection of souveneirs and their volunteers at the help desk were very informative.I began driving Juniper Way Loop to enjoy the views of the many red rock formations. The sun was very bright this...Read More

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Garden of the Gods
1805 North 30th Street
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904
(719) 634-6666