When you’re planning a trip to Colorado Springs make sure to also consider our Colorado Springs car hire services as part of your budget as you’ll surely want to have a car at your disposal during your trip there. Colorado Springs is the second-largest city in the state and is most well known for its attractive mountain scenery.
The city is served by the Colorado Springs Airport which is located at about eleven miles from the city’s center so if you land there make sure to consider employing our Colorado Springs car rental services to have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you at the airport at an hour that you specify; the city is also reachable by road of course.
Being located at the base of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado Springs is a great place for those who love mountain scenery and the outdoors in general as it offers some truly wonderful places to visit and hike through and on; for instance the Garden of the Gods is a series of sandstone formations which can be found in a city park, these are great for hiking and rock climbing. While here make sure to visit the Trading Post where you can visit the largest art gallery and gift shop in the state as well as enjoy some delicious buffalo burgers and a drink at the Balanced Rock Cafe.
Then there’s the Pikes Peak, the most well known peak in the state, dominating the city to the west. You can either drive to the top of the peak, or ascend by cog rail or even hike up the Barr Trail, depending on how fit you are and on the weather outside, the latter option will prove to be the most fulfilling.
This is a great place to visit for people interested in a variety of outdoor activities, whether it’s hiking, cycling, whitewater rafting, rock climbing or horseback riding this is definitely the place for you.
These have been of course, only a few of the many activities that you can undertake while in Colorado Springs so make sure to consider employing our Colorado Springs car hire services while on your trip there in order to better experience what the city has to offer.