Old Colorado City
Old Colorado City
Old Colorado City would be described on the Pikes Peak Map with Central on the east side, Southwest area on the south Side, Manitou Springs on the west side and the west area on the north side boundary. Old Colorado City is like visiting an old western town. Right away you feel as though you have stepped back in time. Old Colorado City, Colorado Springs sits on the west side of town just east of popular Manitou Springs. Originally slated to be our state’s capital, Old Colorado City perfectly blends its historic character with modern boutiques, award
Old Colorado City was a retail center for 100 years before the first suburban strip mall was built, and they know how to provide a great shopping experience. With stores like Thunder Mountain Trading Co., Antique Legacy, Mountain Man Nut and Fruit, Everest Tibet Imports, Old Colorado History center, Old Colorado City Surplus, Peak Chique Boutique, Old Colorado Gift Shop and many.. many more for you to discover. Not only will you enjoy browsing in many shops, but you’ll also enjoy the exemplary customer experience that comes with patronizing locally owned businesses. The relaxed atmosphere of the tree-lined streets and brick sidewalks allows you to enjoy browsing our unique blend of nearly 100 trendy specialty shops featuring quaint boutiques with plenty of bling, jewelry, galleries, home accessories, crafts, antiques, cupcakes, ice cream and collectibles.
The Old Colorado City neighborhood is also home to Bancroft Park, Thorndale Park, Bear Creek Regional Park and Nature Center and Red Rock Canyon, which features rock formations similar to those found at the Garden of the Gods. Let’s talk bear Creek Dog Park. Bear Creek Dog Park is a sprawling 25 acre off leash playground for all dog types. Our dogs love running laps arpound the park as well as jumping in the cool creek. There is an agility obstacle to challenge intelligent little dog minds, and 2 acres have been set aside for small dogs 25lbs and under.