Colorado Springs The Essential
Nestled at 6,035ft at the soaring Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs enjoys one of the most beautiful settings of any North American city. Downtown reflects the vision of its founders in broad avenues and fine old buildings. Early years are documents at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum in the 1903 courthouse. The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center features paintings by O'Keeffe, Russell and Audubon in an Art-Deco landmark.
A road threads through the Pillars of
Born in 1891 as a small casino at the