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North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center

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Address: 2120 S Cheyenne Canon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Phone Number: 719-385-6086
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Great park

Great place for a day hike that is right outside the city. The Middle and Upper Columbine trail can get a bit steep, so if you are not used to the elevation it may be challenging.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Great place for a day hike that is right outside the city. The Middle and Upper Columbine trail can get a bit steep, so if you are not used to the elevation it may be challenging.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place for seeing hummingbirds in the spring and just being with nature. My son's senior photos were taken here professionally and they are great. The area is well kept and the river close by is really nice. There's a bridge over the river, a building of stone - all really nice for photos.

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Colorado Springs
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

North Cheyenne Canon Park has the best set of easy to moderate hiking trails close to the Springs. Get a map at the Discovery Center at the base of the park. The Mt. Cutler trail is a short trail to the top of, well, Mt. Cutler. Great views along the way. You can see the Seven Falls from the backside.... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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78 reviews 78 reviews
65 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center offers great hiking, view, and Visitor Center. The center offers free maps, local regional info, bird watching, exhibits and dioramas, books and videos, bird feeders for sales, and programs.. The programs include guided hikes, and other many others to many to list. The Starsmore Discovery Center is located at the main... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Love stopping by to hike the trails, can go all the way up to Helen Hunt Falls if you like...remember you have to come back down the same way! Parts of the upper trail get a bit steep, but not too bad. Colorado's natural beauty is showcased well at this park.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you want to spend some time outdoors in a beautiful setting without as many people around. This is your place. Great trails and park.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a beautiful canyon to drive hike or ride with wonderful vistas from the trails ending in a beautiful waterfall at the end of the canyon. Completely different than garden of the gods. Must see if visiting the springs. Its west of the Broadmoor.

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Wichita
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Very helpful and friendly staff. This is a nice and informative small museum that is free to visit. There are also some very nice and well maintained trails and beautiful water falls.

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Sweden
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183 reviews 183 reviews
98 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Since moving here in August we hike here most every weekend. If you start down near the visitors center you will pass many others who are enjoying the picnicking and park, however the trail itself is usually free with passing others occasionally. Helen Hunt Falls and Seven Falls are both nearby, and the recent flooding damage has been largely restored... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is one of my favorite spots in Colorado. Nice moderate trails going alongside but away mostly from the road. Didn't visit the educational center but looked nice.

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