Favorite

Best of Recreation: Work that Body: : Readers Poll 


Best Tourist Trap Gold

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th St.,

south of Garden of the

Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Silver

Manitou Springs

Manitou Springs

Chamber of Commerce

354 Manitou Ave.,

685-5089

www.manitousprings.org

Bronze

Seven Falls

2850 S. Cheyenne

Canyon Road,

632-0765

http://sevenfalls.com


Best Golf Course Gold

Patty Jewett Golf Course

900 E. Espaola St.,

385-6938

www.springsgov.com/

Page.asp?NavID=817

Previous Best Of Awards:

'94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01 '02

Silver

Broadmoor Golf Club

1 Lake Circle, 577-5790

www.broadmoor.com

Bronze

Pine Creek Golf Club

9850 Divot Trail,

594-9999

www.pinecreek.com


Best Hiking Trail Gold

Barr Trail

From Manitou Springs,

go west on Ruxton Street

to Hydro Street

Previous Best Of Awards: '02

Silver

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th St.,

south of Garden of the

Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Bronze

Waldo Canyon

Approximately one mile

west of Manitou Springs

on Highway 24


Best Park Within City Limits Gold

Palmer Park

City park extending

northwest from the corner

of Academy Boulevard

and Maizeland Road

Previous '02

Silver

Garden of Gods

East entrance on 30th St.,

south of Garden of the

Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Bronze

Monument Valley Park

Runs along Monument

Creek, downtown


Best Library Branch Gold

Penrose Public Library

20 N. Cascade Ave.,

531-6333

www.ppld.org

Silver

East Library and

Information Center

5550 N. Union Blvd.,

531-6333

http://library.ppld.org

Bronze

Old Colorado City Branch

2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave.,

634-1698

www.ppld.org


Best Running Trail Gold

Monument Valley Park

Runs along Monument

Creek, downtown

Previous Best Of Awards: '02

Silver

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th St.,

south of Garden of the

Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Bronze

Barr Trail

From Manitou Springs,

go west on Ruxton Street

to Hydro Street


Best Mountain Biking Trail Gold

Captain Jack's

Cheyenne Cañon

Runs from the Crest of

High Drive to Low Drive

Silver

Palmer Park Trails

City park extending

northwest from the corner

of Academy Boulevard

and Maizeland Road

Bronze

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th St.,

south of Garden of the

Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com


Best Place To Skateboard Gold

Manitou Skatepark

Beckers Lane

Contact Manitou Springs

Chamber of Commerce,

685-5089

Silver

Goose Gossage Park

Mark Dabling Boulevard

between Fillmore and

Garden of the Gods,

578-6409

Bronze

Downtown

Go to the corner of Tejon

and Bijou and look around.


Best Bowling Alley Gold

Harmony Bowl

3845 N. Academy Blvd.,

591-1000

Silver

Bear Creek Lanes

1232 S. 21st St.,

634-6719

Bronze

Brunswick Circle Lanes

999 N. Circle Dr.,

596-5257


Best Ice Skating Rink Gold

Chapel Hills Ice Arena

1710 Briargate Blvd.,

594-4231

Silver

Mark "Pa" Sertich Ice Center

1705 E. Pikes Peak Ave.,

385-5983

Bronze

World Arena Ice Hall

3185 Venetucci Blvd.,

477-2150


Best Roller Rink Gold

Skate City

1920 N. Academy Blvd.,

597-6066

Silver

Bossanova

2903 N. Prospect,

634-1222

Bronze

Cottonwood Inline

Hockey Rink

7040 Rangewood Dr.,

385-5981


Best Place To Shout BINGO Gold

Bingo Palace

117 E. Las Vegas St.,

578-1059

Silver

Bingo Depot

3958 N. Academy Blvd.,

591-7835

Bronze

Bingo World

2511 Airport Road,

578-1441


Best Reason To Go To Pueblo Gold

Pueblo Reservoir

From I-25 go west on

U.S. 50 four miles, go

south on Pueblo

Boulevard four miles, go

west six miles on

Thatcher Avenue to the

park. 719/561-9320

Silver

Colorado State Fair

1001 Beulah Ave.,

800/876-4567

www.coloradostatefair.com

Bronze

Historic Arkansas

Riverwalk of Pueblo

200 W. 1st St., Suite 303,

719/595-0242,

www.puebloharp.com


Best Swimming Pool Gold

Aquatics and Fitness Center

280 S. Union Blvd.,

385-5984

in Memorial Park

http://www.springsgov.com/

Page.asp?NavID=717

Silver

Monument Valley Pool

220 Mesa Road,

578-6636

http://www.springsgov.com/

Page.asp?NavID=720

Bronze

Manitou Springs Aquatic

Fitness Center

202 Manitou Ave.,

Manitou Springs

685-9735

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