Top 20 Experiences in colorado springs
Jeep Tour - Foothills & Garden of the Gods
Our most popular Jeep tour, this historic sight-seeing adventure is a great way to enjoy the Pikes Peak region!!! Our entertaining and informative cowboy guides take you through time along the foothills of Pikes Peak, highlighting scenery and some of Colorado Springs’ most famous historical sights. Attractions include North Cheyenne Canyon, Helen Hunt Falls, the Shortline Railroad and its 100-year-old tunnels, Old Colorado City, Manitou Springs, and the spectacular red rock park Garden of the Gods. In our open-air Jeeps, your photo opportunities are unobstructed!!! This tour is approximately 70% paved roads and 30% dirt, and is a fantastic overview of the area!!!
Pikes Peak Jeep Tour
Highlights -Incredible journey to the summit of America's Mountain, Pikes Peak, located 14,115 ft above sea level -Stunning views of Sangre de Cristo, Sawatch, and Front Range Mountains -Discover interesting stories, history, and folklore -Spot some wildlife along the way -Passionate and entertaining guides -Convertible tops in summer, warm hard tops in winter -Safe, comfortable, modern Jeeps -Private tours available (contact us for details) Capacity -8 Max, 4 per Jeep -Jeeps often fill up and can be cramped for larger people. We do offer private tours for you comfort (contact us for details) Duration -3-3.5 Hours Ages -1 yrs and older The Tour -Scenic drive up Pikes Peak Highway. Our guides share history and folklore of the mountain and also get to know our guests. Once at the summit, we walk with you showing you the interesting sites. We leave you to explore the summit before returning the Jeep. This tour is not recommended for people with heart conditions.
Breathtaking Colorado Springs Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Flight
Alpenglow is a breath-taking sight from our hot air balloons as we fly serenely in the wake of the Rocky Mountain Front Range at sunrise. From the Spanish Peaks to Longs Peak, this is where the deer and the antelope play. Each hour-long flight is a journey guided by the winds and the skill of your pilot. Enjoy spectacular views for 100 miles in all directions, and take a moment to relax and relish in this unforgettable soaring experience!!!
Colorado Springs Sunrise Balloon Ride
Revel in breathtaking panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains while floating across the sky and sending your greetings to the earthbound folks below! After landing, enjoy a celebratory toast while being presented with a flight certificate to commemorate your aeronautical adventure.
Fins Course Scenic Zipline Tour
Experience the fusion of adrenaline and nature as you spend three hours on Colorado’s most unique zip-line tour. The zip-line's design highlights the geologic features found only in Seven Falls. Feel the wind in your hair as you ride the Fins course which features 5 zip-lines ranging from 300 to 1800 feet, 2 suspension bridges, and a 180-ft assisted rappel. All guests must weigh between 90 and 250 pounds, fully clothed. This is a strict weight limit for everyone's safety.
Woods Course Zipline Tour in Seven Falls
Experience the fusion of adrenaline and nature as you spend three hours on Colorado’s most unique zip-line tour. The zip-line's design highlights the geologic features found only in Seven Falls. Feel the wind in your hair as you ride the Woods course which features 5 zip-lines ranging from 250 to 1500 feet. All guests must weigh between 90 and 250 pounds, fully clothed. This is a strict limit for everyone's safety.
Colorado Springs Hands-On Falconry Class and Demonstration
A rare opportunity to see the ancient bond between man and bird. In a small group, you will interact with a variety of hawks, falcons and owls, learn their natural history and their differences, and see an unforgettable flying demonstration. The Beginners Experience culminates with a chance for you to put on a glove and hold a trained falcon. There is a licensed falconer who oversees and presents each experience. The birds engage only by their own will.
Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs, Old Stage Jeep Tour
Highlights -Fantastic views of the iconic Garden of the Gods park -Views of foothills and Pikes Peak -Explore the eclectic mountain town of Manitou Springs -Short drive up a scenic old stage coach road in dense forest -Discover interesting stories, history, and folklore The Capacity -8 Max, 4 per Jeep (two Jeeps) -Jeeps can fill up and can be cramped for larger people. We do offer private tours for you comfort (contact us for details) The Duration -2.5-3 Hours The Ages -1 yrs and older The Tour -Garden of the Gods is like being on another planet. We will drive around the park and step out to get some pictures at popular places. -We tour Manitou Springs, talk about the interesting history of the area, stop off at a few springs to take a drink of the natural mineral waters and show some points of interest. -Quick tour of Old Stage Road. This is an old stage coach road. It's a dirt/gravel road that climbs 1300 ft in elevation. Beautiful views of Colorado Springs from above.
Manitou Springs Colo-Rad Zipline Tour
Soar high above the foothills of historic Manitou Springs at the foot of Pikes Peak!!! You will indulge in excitement and spectacular vistas while ziplining over our stunning alpine canyon!!! Perched atop Gregory Gulch, our beautiful natural-terrain course features five ziplines, varying in length from 225 feet to 650 feet. AOW’s ziplines are fully licensed, insured, and inspected. Our course is a rustic cliff to cliff style, with no towers to climb, and also includes a couple of short nature hikes between lines. We are pleased to provide our guests with the ability to safely complete freestyle moves as they are zipping across, as well!!! Enjoy the best rush of adrenaline on the Front Range of the Rockies!!!
2 Hour Segway Tour in Cheyenne Cañon and Broadmoor Area
This trip through the beautiful Cheyenne Cañon features a stop at Starr Kempf’s fascinating sculptures; off-roading on the Cañon trails; the history of Seven Falls, The Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun and the Starsmore Discovery Center; glide past The Penrose House and the Pauline Chapel; a stop at the Penrose Heritage Museum; then a cruise around the historic mansions, schools and clubs near the world-famous Broadmoor Resort; and finally a glide down Pine Grove with its eclectic variety of house designs. It's full of history, beautiful sights and Segway riding fun!
2.5 Hours Sightseeing Tour in Garden of the Gods
The Garden Of The Gods tour will take you to Rainbow Falls, local castles, and then through Garden Of The Gods and downtown Manitou Springs. This tour has amazing scenery and beautiful views you’ll get to see a gorgeous waterfall and a driver will tell you about the fascinating history and stop to let you get out to take pictures and see all the majestic beauty of the land. We will also stop throughout Manitou Springs to taste the natural mineral Springs and explore this charming historic town. This tour requires a 2 person minimum. For private tours give us a call or check our website!
JEEP TOUR - Pikes Peak or Bust
See all of America’s mountain!! Offered in the morning to take advantage of the best views and weather, this unique tour starts with an incredible journey to the summit of Pikes Peak
Classic 3-Hour Food Tour in Colorado Springs
Every tour is different as nearly 20 destinations may be featured! This established and popular walking tour features food, drinks, local art and historical storytelling! You’ll visit four or five of the most loved restaurants, hole-in-the-walls, and artisan food shops in downtown Colorado Springs (enough for a full meal!). Get a behind-the-scenes look into downtown’s blossoming culinary scene and see downtown from a true local's perspective. Enjoy historical storytelling of Pikes Peak, the gold rush, the railroad, and more from your expert local Tour Leader. Upgrade your ticket to include Colorado craft beer, cocktails, and wine for only $15. The itinerary provided is a sample and may be completely different than your actual tour. The tour covers 1-1.5 miles and may not make a complete circle. **PRO TIP: Please book directly through Rocky Mountain Food Tours if you have special requests, dietary restrictions, children between the ages of 5-12, or have a group larger than 4 people.
Garden of the Gods Segway Tour through Juniper Loop
A great way to experience one of nature's greatest treasures: Garden of the Gods!! This tour includes sights such as Kissing Camels, Praying Hands, and Park Overlook. Unobscured views and a mellow pace will ensure your visit to this beautiful red rock park is memorable. Your guide will point out exotic plant life, Red-tailed Hawks, eagles' nests, mule deer, Big Horn Sheep, and of course, numerous spectacular geologic formations and the unique caricatures hidden within them. We make several short stops, but generally stay on the Segways throughout the tour. You will learn about the cultural history of the park, and hear a variety of tall tales and true stories of the Old West and Colorado Springs!! Be sure to dress in layers with closed-toe shoes. Includes Cone Zone safety training and the best guides in The West!!
Ancient Landscapes Private Geology Hike at Garden of the Gods
Embark on a journey through time! From minerals and rocks to faults and fossils, we will uncover the secrets of Colorado’s geologic past as we explore the best trails in the Garden of the Gods Park. During the tour, you will experience: • Fun and informative hike that highlights the best that the Garden of the Gods has to offer • Learning to identify our local minerals and other features in the rocks • Discovery of fossils that highlight Colorado's amazing geologic past • A deeper appreciation of how today's majestic landscape formed • Officially permitted guide This tour includes the use of a daypack and hiking poles, if needed, and a variety of healthy trail snacks and water. In addition, each child will receive a geology sample bag that includes a fossil and a trail gem! Other details: Total hiking distance will be approximately 2 miles on maintained dirt trails. Guests should be physically fit and enjoy a moderate challenge.
Colorado Springs - Guided Walking Ghost / History Tour
The tour is not just a tour, it's an adventure. It is a participative event (at least as much as you like to participate). We have fun and enjoy the stories and buildings of Colorado Springs. A mix of Ghostly stories and historical events make the tour interesting and entertaining. We take you to some areas that aren't as publicly known.
Old West High Country 4X4 Jeep Tour
Our High Country Tour is the heart of Colorado Adventure. Since 1890 explorers have traversed Pikes Peak in search of Gold and a better life. Your tour follows the Short Line Rail Road Bed that President Teddy Roosevelt once embarked upon proclaiming, “The scenery bankrupted the English language.” Our Forest Service Permits allow us to go off-road, cross streams, explore tunnels and townsites of the Old West. Plan 3-3.5 hours and dress appropriately for this awesome adventure into the Colorado High Country. This tour only runs on weekdays to give you the best possible experience.
E-bike Mountain Adventure in Colorado Springs
Our offerings have been labeled as the highlight of many of our riders visit here in The Springs. It is exceptional to ride a bicycle with assist to reach places you ordinarily would not attain. We also pride ourselves in offering our riders a more local experience. You will get off of the beaten path and go to places that are not inundated by many people. You also will travel on historic train grades and learn much about our beautiful area.
Garden of the Gods Private Walking Tour
A private tour with WeVenture Denver is always a completely custom itinerary, created just for you and your group! A private walking tour can be from 2 hours - 8 hours, depending on the destination. While many visitors to Colorado have specific sites they would like to see, many are happy to let our team create a custom itinerary that fits their interests, budget, mobility, and timeline.
Pikes Peak Summit Downhill Bike Tour
Our Pikes Peak group tour is one of the top things to do in Colorado! This tour begins at the Pikes Peak Adventure Center (Colorado Springs) with some coffee and a light breakfast. Once we finish breakfast, we will head out to the top of the mountain in our 15-passenger vans! Your bike ride begins at the summit of Pikes Peak (14,115 feet) where you can take photos and enjoy the breath-taking 360 degree view of Colorado for as far as the eye can see! As we work our way down this majestic mountain, you will be in awe watching the scenery change as you bike through five separate climactic life zones! Don’t worry though, they won’t pass by without plenty of stops for pictures along the way! This unforgettable journey is designed for most abilities – some biking experience is required. If you have health concerns, please consult a physician for high altitude compatibility prior to participating.