LOCAL TIPS

WHERE TO STAY

Black Tree Resort

Black Tree is a luxury outdoor resort that crafts customized and comfortable camping adventures for active families, groups and couples who want to reconnect to what is most important.

Pikes Peak Ranch

Pikes Peak Resort is a 160-acre mountain ranch surrounded by the Pike National Forest, where Luxury meets Wilderness, at approximately 7,800′ above sea level.

Ponderosa Place

Ponderosa Place is a beautiful vacation home sitting on 7 acres in the Pike National Forrest. The home is very private and has breathtaking mountain views. You can ATV, bike or hike right out the front door, which is very unique for the outdoor enthusiast. The home has two amazing outdoor spots to relax and enjoy the mountain air.

Mule Creek Outfitters/M Lazy C Ranch

They offer a taste of the real Old West at their famous guest ranch and homestead.

LOST LANDS RANCH – 80 ACRES TO YOURSELF!

This newly-renovated, 600-square-foot mountain cabin is equipped with a kitchen, living room, TV, and internet.

Woodland Park Country Lodge

This beautiful lodge is located in Woodland Park, Colorado, and nestled at the base of 14,100-ft Pikes Peak, “America’s Mountain,” offering you breathtaking views of the mountain and surrounding countryside.

ATTRACTIONS & OTHER ACTIVITIES

Adventure Lace Photography

Explorer, photographer, videographer, writer, designer, content creator, digital marketer, and model based in Colorado

Inspiring people to explore the earth and experience the rawness of nature, while protecting the wild.

WHERE TO EAT

Judges Char Grill

This family owned restaurant has a casual, relaxing, family dining atmosphere with game day ready televisions, classic rock jamming in the background, pictures of their favorite American muscle, “The Judge” hanging wall to wall and a staff willing to meet your every dining need.

Munchie Cottage

Coffee, bakery, & deli! 

Kolache, Danish, Biscuits & gravy, burritos, frilled sandwiches, soups, salads, cookies, and more!   

 

11027 US Hwy 24, Woodland Park CO  

The Human Bean of Woodland Park

The Human Bean of Woodland Park – first THB location in western Colorado.

AJ’s American Pizzeria

Amazing flavors and quality ingredients make AJ’s American Pizzeria the best place in town! Located in gorgeous Woodland Park, Colorado, AJ’s offers a great environment paired with extraordinary menu options.

Fiesta Mexicana Family Restaurants

Fiesta Mexicana pledges to all their fine customers a small “rinconcito” of Mexico, where you can enjoy the food, hospitality and traditions of Mexico.

Fern’s Diner & Drinkery

They are a vegan diner and gathering spot celebrating our location at the base of Pikes Peak and Pike National Forest. They want to showcase what it looks like to stick a classic diner into a forest at the base of a mountain.

Joanie’s Deli

Joanie’s Deli is a family-friendly restaurant, not far from Pikes Peak, that offers hand-crafted sandwiches, homemade soups, homemade quiches, and fresh-baked goods.

SHOP LOCAL

Big D Motorsports

Big D Motorsports is one of Colorado’s top Arctic Cat dealers serving the Location area since. We are proud to offer a huge collection of new and used ATVs/UTVs, side x sides, and snowmobiles. 

Colorado Friends and Family Fishing

Colorado Friends and Family Fishing provides guided fishing tours by boat at the 11 Mile Reservoir State Park and Rampart Reservoir.

Rocky Mountain Cycle Plaza

Rocky Mountain Cycle Plaza is a family owned and operated business. They take pride in their huge inventory of motorcycles and hard parts, as well as aftermarket accessories and apparel.

Angler’s Covey

Angler’s Covey is located at the foot of Pikes Peak of the Rocky Mountains in beautiful Colorado Springs. Their shop is right on the way out of town, up to the mountains, and less than an hour away from some of the best Gold Medal Water fishing in the state.

Apex Sports Colorado Springs, CO

They are a family-owned-and-operated, multi-line dealership. They offer Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, KTM, Kymco and Beta Motorcycles, ATV/UTVs and scooters.

Colorado Gear Lab

Offering new and used quality gear and apparel for the outdoor enthusiast…brand names like The North Face, Kuhl, Patagonia, Helly Hansen, Burton, Columbia, just to name a few.

WHAT ELSE TO DO IN THE AREA

El Paso County

Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs, Green Mountain Falls, Monument

  • Air Force Academy
  • Olympic Training Center
  • Olympic Museum
  • Garden of the Gods Park
  • Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
  • Cheyenne Mountain State Park
  • Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cog Railway
  • Red Rock Canyon Open Space
  • Palmer Park
  • Legacy Loop Trail
  • North Pole – Santa’s Workshop
  • Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
  • Manitou Cliff Dwellings
  • Pikes Peak International Raceway
  • The Broadmoor Resort Seven Falls
  • Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame
    Space Foundation Discovery Center
  • Pike National Forest
  • Pikes Peak Mountain
  • Catamount Reservoir
  • Rampart Road (gravel road)
  • Rampart Reservoir (gravel road)
  • Old Stage Road/Gold Camp Road (gravel roads)

Northern Teller County & Southern Douglas County

Woodland Park, Divide, West Creek, Deckers

  • Pike National Forest
  • Manitou Park
  • North Divide trails​
  • Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center (Woodland Park)
  • Mueller State Park
  • Catamount Ranch Open Space
  • Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center
  • Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument​
  • Lake George, Badger Flats, Wilkerson Pass (just west in Park County)

Southern Teller County

Cripple Creek, Victor

  • Gold Belt Tour Scenic Highway
  • Shelf Road Canyon (gravel road)
  • Phantom Canyon (gravel road)
  • Skagway Reservoir State Wildlife Area
  • Cripple Creek Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad
  • Upper Gold Camp Road
  • Historic Mines & Museum
  • Casinos
  • Newmont – Cripple Creek Victor Mine Tours – largest gold mine in North America
  • Molly Katherine Mine Tours
  • Commercial ranching & farming – llamas, goats, hops
  • Pike National Forest
  • Gold Camp Road (gravel road)
  • South Slope of Pikes Peak (gravel road)​

Fremont County

Woodland Park, Divide, West Creek, Deckers

  • Royal Gorge Bridge
  • Royal Gorge Railroad
  • Arkansas River (fishing, rafting, kayaking, hiking)
  • The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey
  • Dinosaur Experience
  • Museum of Colorado Prisons​
  • Helicopter Tours
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Turkey Trot Trail Ride

Time: 11 – 3 pm • Reservations Required • Self-Guided or Guided • Polaris UTVs & Jeeps

Join Great Outdoors Adventures (GOA) for a family fun Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Trail Ride this November. Take pictures with the GOA turkeys for an extra sweet time. We look forward to giving thanks with you!