Colorado Springs: It's a beautiful place
Colorado Springs is located about 65 miles south of Denver, Colorado and is 41st in size among cities in the U. S. The current population of the commuting area is 620,000 people. When planning visits to our club you can fly directly into our Colorado Springs airport.
Colorado has the highest average elevation of the 50 states, and Colorado Springs is at an elevation of 6,200 feet (1,890 meters). The city sits at the foot of Pikes Peak which at 14,115 feet high (4,343 meters) is one of 54 peaks in the state over 14,000 feet in height.
Several major airlines serve Colorado Springs
The city attracts many tourists and information may be found on the Springs website. Some of the local attractions include:
A city park, with spectacular red sandstone rock formations.
Located to the west of the city. It is accessible by trail, highway, and Cog railroad.
One of four military academies in the nation.
One of three U.S. Olympic Training Centers, Colorado Springs is also the home of the United States Olympic Committee.
A scenic waterfall located in a beautiful canyon in the city.
Site of one of the world's highest suspension bridges. The park is a 50 mile drive south of Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs, at an elevation of 6,035 ft., is a city in Colorado at the eastern foot of the Rocky Mountains.