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Address: 3650 Maizeland Rd., Colorado Springs, CO
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Amazing views

We live next to this park, so I visit frequently. Has both a dog park, fenced, and a dog walk along trails. Miles of trails for biking, hiking, and horseback riding. Crowded on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Penny H
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We live next to this park, so I visit frequently. Has both a dog park, fenced, and a dog walk along trails. Miles of trails for biking, hiking, and horseback riding. Crowded on summer weekends, but the views are great from Grandview Overlook. If you have out of town guests, the overlook is a must do.

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Thank Penny H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has the most beautiful and unique rock formations to be seen in Colorado. I would rate the trails as mostly easy, with some moderately difficult climbing areas. In my experience, it is never very crowded and trailhead parking is easy to come by.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great view of the city and the mountains. Palmer Park is accessible from two directions and the parking is free . There are numerous places to pull off and park and have lunch or a picnic with family and friends . Up on top there is an overlook where you can see all of downtown and the mountains from... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard about this one accidentally from a helpful waitress, ended being an amazing place. Even with the rain it was worth driving up there for the breathtaking views.

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Thank Sean R
Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

We drove up to the top of Palmer Park and enjoyed the breathtaking view of Pikes Peak while enjoying some take out recently. While the parking areas leave something to be desired, you can't beat the views. If you want to have a panoramic view of Pikes Peak and the mountain range then this is one place you should take... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Palmer Park is one of the largest parks and open spaces in Colorado Springs. Located at 3650 Maizeland Road, it contains 25 miles of hiking trails, biking trails and equestrian trails in its 740 acres. There also are two baseball/softball fields, a community playground, horse stables, a football/soccer field, scenic overlooks and scenic drives, multiple picniking areas, botanical reserve, three... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a great park to run in. There is quiet a variet of terrain with lots of hills. Very nice to get away from the craziness of the city. Be alert as often times kids come into the park and drive way too fast. So keep you eyes peeled when you approach and roads. There is also a nice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

A little disappointed that there was no map of the trails available and the some of the trails don't seem well marked or that well maintained.

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Thank brownheart
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I had scheduled this visit early one morning in June 2016, to see the beautiful scenery described in tour books. Arrived to find Main road blocked off. Aide stated only access was by walking 5 miles beyond parking area. Very disappointing.

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Thank Richard S
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We love this park! It's easily accessible. There's a playground for the kidlets and a volleyball/badminton area. Lots of trails. It's a definite must-visit.

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