Northgate is a developing area east of the Air Force Academy. It is home to New Life Church, Compassion International and the Rampart campus of Pikes Peak Community College. It is in Academy School District 20. Residents enjoy beautiful scenery because views of Pikes Peaks to the west and south, and Black Forest to the north.

North Gate Boulevard leads to the Air Force Academy and is near Interstate 25 in an area where major changes are taking place with a busy Bass Pro Shops, Magnum Shooting Center and a variety of new restaurants and shops as well as businesses and medical offices. Close to Great Wolf Lodge waterpark as well.

Some communities that are highly coveted reside in the North Gate area..Such as Flying Horse. The Colorado lifestyle comes together in one magnificent vision at Flying Horse, where you’ll find elegant homes, breathtaking views, a private resort-style athletic club and spa, an 18-hole Tom Weiskopf golf course, a Euro-style clubhouse experience – including world-class cuisine, and a lodge. With homes priced from the $300s to custom homes in the millions, there’s something for everyone in Flying Horse. This is a resort community with everything you could ask for and more..Plus is in located in Highly coveted School District 20.

Cordera is a master-planned community with luxury homes, trails, cul-de-sacs, a community park featuring a summer concert series and a large community center. There are more than 50 acres of open space, trails and four themed play parks.If you love golf and sports, there’s Pine Creek….the 18-hole Pine Creek Golf Course, custom homes and District 20 schools. Boundaries are Old Ranch Road and Briargate Park-way, and it’s close to Colorado 83.

Wolf Ranch, voted a Gazette Best of the Springs neighborhood by readers, has spectacular views of the Front Range. Amenities include parks and open space, a rec center and a dog park. Gateway Park with a waterfall and pavilion leads the way into the family community at Research Parkway and Powers Boulevard.