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Best Pikes Peak Region Resort

Gold

The Broadmoor

1 Lake Circle, 634-7711

www.broadmoor.com

Silver

The Cliff House

306 Cañon Avenue, Manitou Springs, 685-3000

www.thecliffhouse.com

Bronze

Cheyenne Mountain Conference Resort

3225 Broadmoor Valley Road, 538-4000

www.cheyennemeetimgs.com


Best Golf Course

Gold

Patty Jewett Golf Course

900 E. Espaola St., 385-6938

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99

Silver

The Broadmoor Golf Club

1 Lake Circle, 577-5790

www.broadmoor.com

Bronze

Pine Creek Golf Club

9850 Divot Trail, 594-9999

www.golfatpinecreek.com


Best Miniature Golf Course

Gold

Champions Golf and Games

777 Vondel Park Drive, 593-9844

www.championsgolf.net

Silver

Mountasia Family Fun Center

1825 Dominion Way, 594-0760

Bronze

Adventure Miniature Golf

6550 Corporate Drive, 528-5430


Best Place to Take Out of Town Visitors

Gold

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th Street, south of Garden of the Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '98 '99

Silver

Pikes Peak

Entrance on Hwy 24 in Cascade

800/318-9505

www.pikespeakcolorado.com

Bronze

Manitou Springs

Contact: Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce

354 Manitou Ave, 685-5089

www.manitousprings.org

For more information on city parks and trails, call Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation at 385-5940 or visit www.springsgov.com. For more information on El Paso County parks and trails, call El Paso County Parks at 520-6375 or visit www.co.el-paso.co.us/parks.


Best Park within City Limits

Gold

Palmer Park

City park extending northwest from the corner of Academy Boulevard and Maizeland Road

Silver

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th Street, south of Garden of the Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com

Bronze

Memorial Park

City park located south of Pikes Peak Avenue, between Hancock Avenue and Union Boulevard


Best Park for Running

Gold

Monument Valley Park

Runs along Monument Creek, downtown

Silver

Garden of the Gods

www.gardenofgods.com

East entrance on 30th Street, south of Garden of the Gods Road

Bronze

Barr Trail

From Manitou Springs, go west on Ruxton Street to Hydro Street


Best Hiking Trail

Gold

Waldo Canyon

Approximately one mile west of Manitou Springs on Highway 24

Silver

Barr Trail

From Manitou Springs, go west on Ruxton Street to Hydro Street

Bronze

Garden of the Gods

East entrance on 30th Street, south of Garden of the Gods Road

www.gardenofgods.com


Best Mountain Biking Trail

Gold

Captain Jacks, Cheyenne Cañon

Silver

Palmer Park

Bronze

Barr Trail


Best Rock Climbing Spot

Gold

Garden of the Gods

Registration required. Visit the Visitor Center, 1805 N. 30th St., 634-6666

www.gardenofgods.com

Silver

Cheyenne Cañon

Bronze

Palmer Park

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