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Gorgeous and convenient Mountain hiking

Lots of great hikes for all skill levels/ages. Check out Seven Falls.. beautiful easy hike... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Beth K
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota

The mountain is beautiful and you can drive and hike a lot of the area. It looms over the area in a... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
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The location of NORAD, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, which offers limited tours to the public.
410 Jl Ranch Hts, Colorado Springs, CO 80926-9803
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Lots of great hikes for all skill levels/ages. Check out Seven Falls.. beautiful easy hike - whether you climb all the stairs or just check out the falls from down below.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Beth K
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The mountain is beautiful and you can drive and hike a lot of the area. It looms over the area in a great way.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MadDogTraveler
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Nice game room & get together room. Washers & dryers if needed. Nice bathrooms & showers. CLEAN !!! Wildlife right into the camp. Deer, turkey & bunnies.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mbmindy29
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We spent several hours climbing up into this mountain. It is beautiful and plenty of good viewing spots. There are tons of hiking trails up there. We drove up to the big parkingspot and walked up from there! We were early, so there wasn't a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pookins57
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I was mountain biking here, but there were plenty of people trail running and hiking as well as evidence of horseback riders. There is a $7 fee to park in the park. Trails were in very good condition, mostly easy to moderate difficulty - with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank joeAtraveller
Reviewed August 15, 2018

First, let's make sure everyone here is referring to Cheyenne Mountain State Park... not the Zoo or the former Air Force Station/Cave. The State Park has many camping sites, but we go there for the hiking. Great trails that can be linked together for hikes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank SCalCanz
Reviewed July 26, 2018

For a zoo on the side of a mountain, I was impressed with the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. I remember going around 14 years ago, and I was less than impressed. This time was different. I am used to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo, but the Cheyenne...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mike P
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Intermediate biker here. The trails aren't the most challenging - so enjoyed a stress free, easy ride with a lot of inclines, declines - wide trails at the base with more challenging trails in North Talon. Took a lot of work to get to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ricklmartin
Reviewed June 28, 2018

In Colorado Springs, Cheyenne Mountain is second in stature only to America's Mountain (Pikes Peak), but that doesn't mean it's a less worthy stop. Whether hitting up backcountry trails, the zoo, or the wonderful Cheyenne Mountain State Park, there's tons to do here all in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank montanapescado
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I spent several days hiking here and in the North Cheyenne Canyon and South Canyon. As Pike's Peak is crowded, expensive and burns a great deal of time waiting, waiting, traffic, waiting, and most of us don't want to spend our vacation that way, these...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from desertlavender | Reviewed this property |
$7.00 entrance fee plus $18.00 camping fee plus the $10.00 registration fee = $35.00. For a campsite!