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North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center

2120 S Cheyenne Canon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
+1 719-385-6086
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Get up and out early for best hiking options, be ready for terrible parking

This place is beautiful! What's there to say about hiking in the Mountains? The scenery is lovely... read more

Reviewed today
cass20
Great hiking!

We stopped by the park on our last morning in Colorado Springs before we had to catch flights in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emily J
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2120 S Cheyenne Canon Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
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+1 719-385-6086
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Reviewed today

This place is beautiful! What's there to say about hiking in the Mountains? The scenery is lovely, and there are a few different trail options to choose from. Skip to the bottom if you want the "what I would do different next time". it's a...More

Thank cass20
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped by the park on our last morning in Colorado Springs before we had to catch flights in Denver. The park offered a variety of hiking trails for varying levels. There was great scenery on the trails. Definitely worth the hike! The problem lies...More

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fun place to drive and hike. We only did a couple of hikes, but all of them were great. Really close to CS too!

Thank Nthusson
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Seven Bridges trail is in good shape (and well-used). Comfortable one-hour hike to 7th bridge only after somewhat tedious hike along the old mining road that could use some work. (Too loose, large gravel for walking in spots and ruts in others.) Helen Hunt...More

Thank mtscribe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having lived in Colorado Springs for over 30 years, this area is by far my favorite to visit. In literally just 5-10 minutes, you are transported into nature and away from city life. No matter what the season, summer or winter, Helen Hunt Falls and...More

3  Thank igo2xs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking is an issue. Go early or late. Hike takes about 30 minutes. Beautiful drive up to the falls trail head. Watch for humming birds.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Helen Hunt falls is the highlight of this narrow winding road way up the canyon. A must do in Colorado Springs. Waterfall is better in spring

Thank rockhound13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rented a house at the base of Cheyenne Canon and loved it. Our daughters (16 & 20) like to hike and rock climb and we did a little of both nearly every day. There are easy hikes and more challenging hikes, so regardless of...More

1  Thank Hobeda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took this drive on a hot day during our recent Colorado vacation. It's nice that it's free. The road through the canyon is pretty, and Helen Hunt Falls is a nice little stop. We took the hike from the trailhead that starts at Helen...More

Thank RFLivonia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Helen Hunt falls are very pretty....not the tallest falls, but you'll get a nice workout if you chose to take the hike up to the top of the falls. Very friendly and helpful workers at the information building, also. Free to visit, unlike the...More

1  Thank japasi
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fiddlebabs
10 July 2017|
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Response from tripfour2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Well, there is a restaurant and gift shop lodging place on the road to My. Evans. It's along a lake. Sorry, cantvrememver the name right off. But as you sit to eat along the window you will find hummingbirds eating from... More
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Tzahi1972
31 December 2016|
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Response from Jessica P | Reviewed this property |
Yes- the road is navigable with large vehicles. It's windy, but you can still fit two wide quite easily.
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kaninurse
3 November 2016|
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Response from debbiebernardo | Reviewed this property |
You can find maps on the internet and the park is not that big. There is one road through it and trails on either side of the canyon. Hard to get lost.
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