Black Forest, Colorado Springs MLS area is County Line Road on the northside, the southside is Burgess Road, The east side is Elbert Road, and West is Hwy 83. Black Forest is a census designated place in El Paso County. Just to the north side of Colorado Springs. Black Forest got its name such for a high density of Ponderosa Pines located in a generally small area. Black Forest has an elevation of 6,500 to 7,800 feet above sea level and with that elevation comes amazing views of Pikes Peak and the mountain range. It is the highest area of land east of the Rocky Mountains and covers over 400 square miles.
The Black Forest Saddle Club is a non-profit, completely volunteer-run organization that has been promoting the relationship between people and horses since 1959. We strive to provide a friendly and enjoyable atmosphere where families and friends can gather together for horse shows, gymkhanas, clinics, trail rides, and good old-fashioned socializing! Nestled against the pines of beautiful Black Forest, Colorado, the club’s grounds sit on almost 10 acres where you can enjoy the outdoors and a great view of Pikes Peak and the Front Range.
The Saddle Club has two show arenas. The lighted main arena is 250’x140’ and the lower trail arena is 130’x130’. The snack shack is equipped with running water/sink, electricity, grill, microwave, and refrigerator. A covered pavilion with picnic tables and bleachers allows for comfortable spectating along with a small playground for kids. The grounds have ample parking for rigs of any size and water available for stock. This northeast area of Colorado Springs, Black Forest, Colorado is well known for being both treed acreage and open meadowland. It is perfect for horse owners and has mostly 5-acre parcels in a rural setting. The Black Forest with its country ambiance provides buyers the opportunity to “get away” from the city.