Colorado Springs Sports and Recreation

Colorado Springs Sports and RecreationWhether you're an indoor or outdoor sports enthusiast, Colorado Springs has excellent choices for your sports and recreation activities. We'll travel you to the parks, courses, and mountaintops to make sure you soar! Check out our detailed list of the best sports action in town.

 

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Pro Sports

Colorado Springs Sky Sox
Catch a home run and plenty of sports action at the Sky Sox Stadium, home to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, minor-league baseball team. The Triple-A baseball franchise plays in the Pacific Coast League and is the affiliate of the Major League Colorado Rockies. Come join 8,500 fans and Sox the Fox mascot to cheer the team on!

Address: 4385 Tutt Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80922 - MAP
Phone: (719) 597-1449
Web: www.coloradosprings.skysox.milb.com

Mountain Lions
Mountain Lions rule the Lion's Den at the University of Colorado Springs, home to UCCS women's and men's varsity basketball and volleyball. In addition to varsity sports, UCCS offers club sports from dance to cheerleading to racquetball and more. Support collegiate sports and catch a raising star!

Address: 5025 North Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80918 - MAP
Phone: (719) 255-3601
Web: www.gomountainlions.com

United States Olympic Training Center
Olympians are made at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs! The sports and fitness center is the headquarters for the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Olympic Training Programs. Athletes and athletic teams preparing for the Olympics live at the OTC's for a period of time, or visit to for training camps, coaching or physical fitness tests.

Address: 1 Olympic Plaza, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 - MAP
Phone: (719) 866-4632
Web: www.teamusa.org

 

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Hiking, Biking & Trails

Manitou Incline
Hikers, challenge your endurance on the Manitou Incline, at Manitou Springs, minutes outside Colorado Springs. The most popular Springs recreation trail can be seen from all over town and is known as the "scar" because it cuts down the face of the Rocky Mountain. The one-mile trial jets up 2,000 feet in the air and is made up of 2,800 railway ties. Whew!

Address: 354 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 - MAP
Phone: (719) 685-5089
Web: www.manitouincline.net

Garden of the Gods
Peddlers head over to the Garden of the Gods to take advantage of the park's many designated bicycle trails, just minutes outside of Colorado Springs. Extreme mountain biking happens at The Red Rock Canyon Space where experienced mountain bikers and even those new to the sport can test their skills. All recreation trails are open to pedestrians and wildlife, so exercise courtesy.

Address: 1805 North 30th, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 - MAP
Phone: (719) 634-6666
Web: www.gardenofgods.com

Palmer Park
Put your hiking boots on, grab your backpack and head over to Palmer Park in Colorado Springs for some outdoor recreation. The park was given as a gift to the city from General Palmer, the city's founding father. Located in the middle of the city, the 740-acre park offers hikers and bikers access to numerous trails, fantastic views and tons of rock formations.

Address: 3650 Maizeland Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 - MAP
Phone: (719) 385-5940
Web: www.cospringstrails.com

 

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Watersports

Manitou Springs Aquatics & Fitness Center
Swimming in Colorado Springs can a be a cold proposition, so turn in your wetsuit for a swimsuit and head over to Manitou Springs Aquatics & Fitness Center for a lap or two. The Olympic-size pool is perfect for adults and kids and includes a hot tub, waterslide and weightroom. American Red Cross lifeguards are on duty at all times!

Address: 202 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 - MAP
Phone: (719) 685-9735
Web: www.manitoupool.com

Adventure Company
Tame the waters like a pro when you join the Adventure Company on a white-water rafting trip on the Colorado River. Beginners and experts can choose from more than 25 trips on four rivers like the 2-5 day "wilderness style" raft trip that includes comfortable camping and gourmet outdoor food. It's the ultimate water recreation experience.

Address: 12847 Hwy 24 and 285, Buena Vista, CO 81211 - MAP
Phone: (800) 497-7238
Web: www.theadventurecompany.com

 

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Plenty Of Thrills

First Hang Gliding
Experience the best of extreme sports as you fly like a bird at First Hang Gliding in Colorado Springs. Soar the skies in an aerotow high-altitude hang glide lesson, guaranteed to make your cloud bustin' adventure stress free and exhilarating at the same time. You'll touch the sky and see breathtaking, dazzling, panoramic views of the world below!

Address: Call To Schedule
Phone: (850) 308-7968
Web: www.1-800-skyride.com/HangGliding

Sports Climbing Center
Hang with the best at the Sport Climbing Center of Colorado in Colorado Springs, the city's premier indoor and outdoor rock climbing destination. Whether you're looking for recreational fun or serious rock star training, you'll get all the rock climbing you need here. The friendly and knowledgeable staff of passionate climbers is happy to share their time and experience with you.

Address: 4650 Northpark Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 - MAP
Phone: (719) 260-1050
Web: www.sportclimbcs.com

 

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Leisure

Phantom Canyon Brewing Co.
Cue the eight ball on the billiard tables located on the second floor of the historic Phantom Canyon Brewing Co. in Colorado Springs. Enjoy a spacious pool hall that features a full service bar, 13 tournament style billiard tables, foosball, televisions playing the latest in sports, a juke box and superior vistas of downtown Colorado Springs.

Address: 2 East Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 - MAP
Phone: (719) 635-2800
Web: www.phantomcanyon.com

Peak Bowl
Roll around all night long at Peak Bowl in Colorado Springs, the 20 lane bowling alley offers hours of recreational fun for friends and families. Check out Monday night's Business Man League or Saturday nights Color Pin. Visit the pro shop to purchase a shiny new bowling ball, and check out the Pikes Peak Grill and Tavern to relax from rolling around.

Address: 2861 North Prospect Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 - MAP
Phone: (719) 636-5193
Web: www.peakbowl.com