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Palmer Park

3650 Maizeland Rd., Colorado Springs, CO
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Biking Trails, Equestrian Trails, Trails, Scenic Drives, Hiking Trails, Castles, Parks
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co springs, co
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106 reviews 106 reviews
34 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

pretty and horses bikes people mix in middle of city, if GOPers had way they would cut tax support and it would be a desert!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This city park is amazing with the look and feel of being in the mountains. Our family loved picnicking and hiking there. Bike trails and horseback riding available.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Hiking trails, great winding road, a dog park, and at the end, a horse stable. Palmer Park has a lookout that will give you chills and a fabulous view of the City of Colorado Springs.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Palmer Park has tons of trails for hiking and biking both paved and unpaved. Great views of the mountains from the overlook and this year thanks to a lot of rain the wildflowers have enhanced the park. Great areas for picnics and walking the dog or taking the baby for a stroll. Lots of parking and facilities available if needed.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Palmer Park is a fabulous, peaceful park located just minutes from the activities of the city. You can find one of the best views of our city at the Look Out, or discover areas where you'll rarely see others. What a treasure we have in Palmer Park.

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Corydon, Iowa
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106 reviews 106 reviews
63 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

It was our first day in Colorado Springs, and our daughter (who lives there) thought going to the lookout would be a good activity to get us used to the altitude. That was the only part of the park that we went to, but the views were amazing.

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Elephant Butte, New Mexico, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Another great place for a hike or picnic. The view of the city and west side from the top is great also.

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Lakewood, Colorado, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Went there few days ago for the first time. Moving close to there in a couple weeks will go there more often. Beautiful views of the whole city. Next time we will take our lunch up there.

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Lubbock, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This is a great park right in the middle of town. Lots of parking areas, hiking trails and a dog park.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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75 reviews 75 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Palmer Park has is small but has many running trails that make you feel like you are in the mountains. You will be sharing the trail with bikes and walkers with off leash dogs but there are so many trails you don't typically run in to a lot of crowds. We love running here in the early mornings in all... More

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