Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado | Photo Credit: Violet Sky Adventures
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Its natural beauty is what captivates so many people to explore the stunning sights of the Garden of the Gods. Miles of amazing scenery expand the across the horizon for visitors to witness the wonderful landscape.

To think that this majestic place could have become a beer garden! Yes, one of the early explorers to the area thought that this landscape would make a great place for beer drinkers to gather. Luckily, the other explorer stated that the landscape was fit for the Gods to gather. This claim ultimately led to the space being known as the Garden of the Gods.

Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado | Photo Credit: Violet Sky Adventures
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado | Photo Credit: Violet Sky Adventures

Native Americans commonly visited the space and most likely used the rocks and caves as shelters.

How to Visit

With over 21 miles of beautiful trail ways, Garden of the Gods is explored by many visitors each year. The Nature and Visitors Center offer history of the landmark as well as the scientific formation of the park.

Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado | Photo Credit: Violet Sky Adventures
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado | Photo Credit: Violet Sky Adventures

Garden of the Gods is free to visit but donations are greatly appreciated. They are open every day of the year except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

For more information about the Garden of the Gods, please click here.

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Ashley Gary
Greetings, fellow adventurers! I'm Ashley, and I'm delighted to share my journeys and knowledge with you. As a passionate travel writer and devoted adventurer, I'm constantly fueled by the excitement of discovering new destinations and uncharted territories. With a heart full of curiosity and a suitcase packed with dreams, I've wandered through bustling marketplaces, hiked mist-covered mountains, and wandered down cobblestone streets in search of stories waiting to be told. Through my travel chronicles, I hope to not only transport you to the farthest corners of the globe but also inspire you to embrace the thrill of stepping into the unknown. Adventure awaits, and I can't wait to share it with you to help you find your adventure!

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