63 posts categorized "Recreation"

08/20/2013

Colorado Springs is Alive with Plenty of Things To Do & See at Pikes Pikes Area Attractions!

Colorado Springs is home to natural wonders, beautiful views and plenty of attractions perfect for families, couples and groups. This week, we thought we would take a look at some of the breathtaking and awe-inspiring outdoor area attractions that call Colorado Springs home.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortThings to do in Colorado Springs


Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

See the animals up close and visit Will Rogers Shrine.

Garden of the Gods
This free admission park features a Visitor & Nature Center.

Pikes Peak
Hike America’s Mountain or take the Pikes Peak Cog Railway.

Seven Falls
Watch the falls tumble 181 feet down the granite face.

We’ve got plenty of information on these and many other exciting things to do in Colorado Springs. Visit our website to begin planning your trip to see these Pikes Peak attractions.

Located near many of the must-see Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak area attractions above, Cheyenne Mountain Resort makes it easy to explore the city while also providing plenty of relaxing and recreational amenities perfect for when you just want some down time. Our hotel website can tell you more about our accommodations, policies (Did you know that we are a pet-friendly resort?) as well as our current special offers.

08/06/2013

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Colorado Springs with Our Resort Events!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortWith plenty of amazing events like the Colorado Balloon Classic, Labor Day weekend is a great time to visit Colorado Springs. Cheyenne Mountain Resort is celebrating the holiday with plenty of resort events and activities throughout Labor Day weekend.

Friday, August 30, 2013
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Seafood Buffet at Mountain View Restaurant

Saturday, August 31, 2013
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Kidz Zoo Breakfast at Mountain View Restaurant
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Prime Rib Buffet at Mountain View Restaurant
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Rango” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Sunday, September 1, 2013
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Sunday Brunch at Mountain View Restaurant
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Monday, September 2, 2013
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Cars 2” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Cheyenne Mountain ResortDon’t forget our Summer Daily Happenings:

Driving Range All-Day Pass
Fab Four Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge
S’more Roasting on The Sundance Terrace

Learn more about our Labor Day Weekend resort events in Colorado Springs here.

We hope you’ll join us at Cheyenne Mountain Resort for the holiday weekend. Enjoy one last summer getaway to our picturesque lodge-style oasis filled with plenty of activities for guests of all ages. Check out our package for a great summer deal before it is too late. Make your reservation online or call 800-588-0250.

07/30/2013

Get Carried Away this Labor Day Weekend at the Colorado Balloon Classic in Colorado Springs

“Come Get Carried Away” is the theme of the 37th Annual Colorado Balloon Classic and it is easy to see why. This annual family-friendly event in Colorado Springs is Colorado’s largest air show as well as the longest continuously run hot air balloon festival in the state.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortCome out to Memorial Park in Colorado Springs over Labor Day weekend to see what all of the excitement is about.

Colorado Balloon Classic
August 31 - September 2, 2013
Memorial Park, Colorado Springs

Offering free admission to spectators, the 2013 Colorado Balloon Classic in Colorado Springs features the largest collection of hot air balloons in the Rocky Mountain Region as well as photo contests, concessions, concerts and plenty more.

For more on this wonderful Colorado Springs tradition, visit the event’s official website.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort hopes you enjoy the 2013 Colorado Balloon Classic right here in Colorado Springs! Make your Labor Day weekend reservations today so you don’t miss out on this great kid-friendly event as well as a number of fun-filled events at our resort!

Visit our website for more on our rustic yet modern accommodations overlooking the Front Range. Book your visit online or call 800-588-0250. We look forward to welcoming you.

07/23/2013

Enjoy Brews & Bites at Our Daily “Fab Four” Happy Hour in Colorado Springs!

Relax after a long day and enjoy our fantastic daily specials at our “Fab Four” Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM!

Cheyenne Mountain Resort“Fab Four” Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Daily
Will Rogers Lounge
Cheyenne Mountain Resort

Our “Fab Four” daily happy hour in Colorado Springs features house wines, wells, brews and bites all for $4.00 each from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM at Will Rogers Lounge.

Brews at Will Rogers Lounge feature imports and microbrews, while our selection of house wines include red and white glasses that are the perfect compliment to our bites!

Happy Hour Bites:

Flash-Fried Calamari
Will Rogers LoungeLightly Breaded Strips of Calamari Steak with Garlic Saffron Aioli & Ginger Lime Drizzle
 
Pterodactyl Wings
Choice of Buffalo, Agave BBQ or Caribbean Jerk Sauces, Bleu Cheese & Jicama Sticks
 
Cheese Quesadilla
Queso Fresco, Roasted Red Peppers, Caramelized Onions, Avocado Cream & Crème Fraîche, Pico de Gallo
 
Buffalo Green Chile Sliders
Smoked Cheddar & Caramelized Onions, Chipotle Ketchup

Click here for more on our daily happy hour in Colorado Springs. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the latest resort promotions and events. Reserve a stay online or call.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort hopes to welcome you to our “Fab Four” Happy Hour!

07/09/2013

Celebrate Summer with a Colorado Springs Family Vacation at Cheyenne Mountain Resort!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortCreate long-lasting family memories by taking a summer vacation in Colorado Springs at Cheyenne Mountain Resort!

Our summer promotion offers a great deal on a week long Colorado Springs family vacation filled with plenty of exciting things to do at our resort.

Spend a week-long getaway at Cheyenne Mountain Resort between now and August 27, 2013 for $189* a night. This rate features deluxe accommodations complete with a balcony or patio and doesn’t end there, it also includes:

- Resort Amenities, Activities & Summer Events Calendar
- 2 “Passport to Summer Kidz” Adventure Packs**

Click here to book your summer vacation in Colorado Springs today!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortDon’t miss out on this opportunity for a memorable Colorado Springs family vacation this summer. Our resort is filled with tons of family-friendly amenities including our aquatics center, 35-acre lake with water sports, golf, tennis and more. Our Passport to Summer program also features fun-filled events and activities while our location makes it easy to explore local Pikes Peak attractions.

Visit our website for more on our AAA Four Diamond accommodations. Book a summer escape online or call 1-800-588-0250.

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*Subject to availability. Blackout dates apply. Food and beverage purchases are not included in rate. See Calendar of Events for pricing, dates and times activities are available. Discount applies to room rate only. Other fees and taxes are applicable. 

** Complimentary Passport to Summer Kidz available upon request. Guests receive two per room, additional packs are $10 each.

06/18/2013

The Colorado Springs Philharmonic’s Summer Symphony Offers Free Summer Concerts in Colorado Springs

The Summer Symphony, presented by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, has been a free, family-friendly activity since 1973. The summer 2013 concert schedule kicks off in days and features the following events.

Colorado Springs Together
June 26, 2013, 6:00 PM
Mountain Shadows Park
A concert dedicated to the one-year anniversary of the Waldo Canyon wildfires.

Independence DayCheyenne Mountain Resort
July 4, 2013, 7:30 PM
Memorial Park
Welcome this year’s relaunch of the “Fabulous Fourth” celebration with fireworks, food and fun!

America the Beautiful
July 20, 2013, 7:30 PM
Sky Sox Stadium
A night of works by US composers featured on broadway, in motion picture and more.

Faithfully: The Music of Journey
July 27, 2013, 7:30 PM
Bear Creek Regional Park
A tribute to Journey featuring their greatest hits, light and laser show and much more.

Visit the Colorado Springs Philharmonic website for more on their summer concert series.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort
hopes you enjoy the 2013 free summer concert series by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic. Visit our website to plan your summer stay in time to attend an upcoming concert or our onsite Summer Passport events! Reserve your stay online or call 719-538-4000.

06/11/2013

Let Cheyenne Mountain Resort Be Your Hotel for the 91st Pikes Peak International Hill Climb!

Pikes Peak International Hill ClimbIt’s that time of year again... for race fans to converge on Colorado Springs in anticipation of the 91st Running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 30, 2013.

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Colorado Springs, Colorado

This long-standing tradition in Colorado Springs is the second oldest motor sport race in the United States. Known to many as the “Race To The Clouds”, the Hill Climb pushes riders up the 12.42 mile course, navigating hairpin turns and a nearly 5,000 foot increase in elevation before reaching the finish line at the summit of Pikes Peak.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortVisit the official race website for more on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, including pre-race events, spectator festivities and much more.

Check out the Pikes Peak Hill Climb and enjoy a stay at Cheyenne Mountain Resort by taking advantage of our PPIHC special rate.

With our Pikes Peak Hill Climb hotel package you’ll receive deluxe overnight accommodations for at least three nights between June 27-July 3. Room rates for this discounted offer start at $199* a night.

Click here to book our Pikes Peak Hill Climb Package.

*Taxes and fees may apply. Three night minimum stay between 6/27 - 7/3 required.  

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06/04/2013

Escape to Colorado Springs for Summer Vacation with our Passport To Summer!

Spend your Colorado Springs summer vacation lounging by one of our refreshing resort pools, making waves at the Splash Park, digging your toes into the sandy beach of our 35-acre lake or enjoying water sports like paddle boats and kayaks.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortOur Passport to Summer at Cheyenne Mountain Resort has everything you and your family needs for an unforgettable escape to Colorado.

Book our Passport to Summer getaway package beginning at $149 per night and receive deluxe accommodations with a balcony or patio, access to resort amenities, activities and Summer Event Calendar.

The Passport to Summer Kidz package includes these perks as well as a Kidz Concierge check in and welcome gift which includes a personalized passport and photo. Passport to Summer Kidz also receive a departure gift upon completing the Summer Passport adventure! And don’t forget that kidz eight and under eat free at all meals at Mountain View Restaurant.

Visit our website for more on our on-site recreational activities, nearby area attractions and day trip suggestions, or enhance your Colorado Springs summer vacation at Cheyenne Mountain Resort with the following*:

Kidz Zoo Breakfast Saturday Mornings
S'mores on the Terrace After DarkCheyenne Mountain Resort
Dive-In Movies at Resort Pool Saturday Nights
Friday Night Seafood Buffet
Saturday Night Prime Rib Buffet
Mountain View Restaurant Sunday Brunch
Cheyenne Kidz Camp Passport to Summer
Old Fashioned Ice Cream Truck Treats
Live Music on the Sundance & Pineview Terraces
Fab Four Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge daily
25% off Two Adult Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Passes
Twilight Golf and Glow Putting

The more days you book, the more you’ll save. With our Passport to Summer, if you Stay 2, Get 20% Off, Stay 3, Get 25% Off or Stay 5, Get 35% Off! Click here to book now.

We look forward to welcoming you and your family to Cheyenne Mountain Resort this summer!

*Offerings may require additional purchase.

05/21/2013

Welcome Summer with our Memorial Day Weekend Resort Events in Colorado Springs!

Spend Memorial Day Weekend at Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs. Daily events include delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings at Mountain View Restaurant, our Fab Four Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM and S’mores on The Sundance Terrace. We’re also hosting the following special events from May 24 - 28.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort Memorial Day Weekend Events in Colorado Springs

Friday, May 24
Seafood Buffet, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Acoustic Music on the Terrace with Rick Stahl, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Cheynne Mountain ResortSaturday, May 25
Kidz Zoo Breakfast, 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Ice Cream Truck, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Prime Rib Buffet, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Dive-In Movie with popcorn & drinks, 8:30 PM
Glow Putting, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 26
Sunday Brunch, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ice Cream Truck, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Monday, May 27
Splash around at the aquatic center or lounge by the lake!

Tuesday, May 28
Summer Music Series featuring Bob Alexander & Promises Trio, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Cheyenne Mountain ResortMemorial Day also marks the start of Passport to Summer! Our Passport to Summer package features deluxe accommodations and access to resort amenities, while the Passport to Summer Kidz package also includes a Kidz concierge, welcome and departure gifts.

Visit our website for more on Memorial Day Weekend resort events in Colorado Springs or to book your vacation today! Like us on Facebook for more information and special offers. Call 719-538-4060 for dining event reservations.

05/07/2013

First & Main Presents a Free Summer Concert Series in Colorado Springs

First & Main Town Center, a premier shopping center in Colorado Springs has announced their 9th Annual Summer Concert Series. A great summer evening activity, these free concerts in the park are scheduled for each Friday in June and July from 5 PM - 7 PM. The Springs will be filled with dancing, fun and plenty of music from the following talented performers:

2013 First & Main Summer Concert Series in Colorado Springs

Cheyenne Mountain ResortJune 7 -- Bop Skizzum
June 14 -- Manuel Molina
June 21 -- Mad Dog and the Smokin' J's
June 28 -- Monument Hill
July 5 -- Velvet Rut
July 12 -- Oakhurst
July 19 -- Jake Loggins Band
July 26 -- That Eighties Band

Don’t miss your favorite artist! Get to the park across from  Cinemark early to snag a good seat! Visit the First & Main Town Center official website for more on their 9th annual summer concert series in Colorado Springs.

For more exciting events and activities in Colorado Springs this summer, visit Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Memorial Day events, resort activities and plenty of recreation await. Our Cheyenne Kidz Camps, golf, tennis and numerous pools provide tons of family-friendly entertainment without ever leaving our beautiful resort grounds. Visit our website for more on our accommodations, nearby attractions and special offers and begin planning your summer getaway in Colorado Springs today!