6 days in Colorado Springs, Monument & Divide Itinerary

6 days in Colorado Springs, Monument & Divide Itinerary

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Start: Colorado Springs
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Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Monument
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Divide
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
End: Colorado Springs

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
You've now added Garden of the Gods to your itinerary. Kids will appreciate attractions like Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and Battlefield Colorado. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park, explore the world behind art at Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, stroll around Red Rock Canyon Open Space, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Colorado City.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Colorado Springs visit planning site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Colorado Springs. In May, daily temperatures in Colorado Springs can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Monument.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Manitou Springs, North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park ©
Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

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Monument

Monument ©
The Town of Monument is a statutory town situated at the base of the Rampart Range in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monument Rock Trail. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): play a few rounds at Kings Deer Golf Club, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monument Rock Trail, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 300 Days of Shine.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Monument day trip planner.

Monument is just a short distance from Colorado Springs. In May, daytime highs in Monument are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Divide.

Things to do in Monument

Outdoors Golf Trails
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Monument Rock Trail ©
Monument Rock Trail
300 Days of Shine ©
300 Days of Shine
Kings Deer Golf Club ©
Kings Deer Golf Club

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Divide

Divide ©
Divide is a census-designated place and a U.S. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Horsethief Falls, then admire the majestic nature at Mueller State Park, and finally identify plant and animal life at Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument and then see the interesting displays at Pikes Peak Historical Society Museum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Divide trip planning app.

You can drive from Monument to Divide in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Divide can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Divide

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Florissant, Victor's Gold Camp Ag & Mining Museum
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Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center ©
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument ©
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Mueller State Park ©
Mueller State Park

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