Big Sky Yak Ranch Guidebook {Elbert, CO}

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Big Sky Yak Ranch Guidebook {Elbert, CO}

Sightseeing

A gorgeous, free city park in Colorado Springs's west side that you can drive through, walk through or hike through depending on what you're in to.
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Garden Of The Gods
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A gorgeous, free city park in Colorado Springs's west side that you can drive through, walk through or hike through depending on what you're in to.
This may require some reservations and IDs to get onto the Air Force Academy in north Colorado Springs, but it's a beautiful place to check out their chapel or take in a football game.
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United States Air Force Academy
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This may require some reservations and IDs to get onto the Air Force Academy in north Colorado Springs, but it's a beautiful place to check out their chapel or take in a football game.
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is about sharing the wonders of the natural world with kids of all ages and providing memories for a lifetime at America's mountain Zoo. They have the most amazing giraffe exhibit and unique enclosures up against the mountains on the southwest side of Colorado Springs.
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is about sharing the wonders of the natural world with kids of all ages and providing memories for a lifetime at America's mountain Zoo. They have the most amazing giraffe exhibit and unique enclosures up against the mountains on the southwest side of Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs, CO.
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Olympic Museum
200 S Sierra Madre St
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Colorado Springs, CO.
Southwest Colorado Springs, CO.
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The Broadmoor Seven Falls
Lake Avenue
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Southwest Colorado Springs, CO.
Pike's Peak is visible from almost the Colorado/Kansas border and up and down most of the Front Range. It's dubbed America's Mountain and it's elevation is 14,410 ft. Pikes Peak inspired the song America the Beautiful. If you get a chance, seasonally you can take a cog train up the mountain or hike some of all of it from the front or backside. Please note: this is a 13-mile, serious hike and not for beginners. Temperatures drop an average of 40 degrees from Manitou Springs to the top of the mountain. Colorado Springs, CO.
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Pikes Peak
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Pike's Peak is visible from almost the Colorado/Kansas border and up and down most of the Front Range. It's dubbed America's Mountain and it's elevation is 14,410 ft. Pikes Peak inspired the song America the Beautiful. If you get a chance, seasonally you can take a cog train up the mountain or hike some of all of it from the front or backside. Please note: this is a 13-mile, serious hike and not for beginners. Temperatures drop an average of 40 degrees from Manitou Springs to the top of the mountain. Colorado Springs, CO.
Elizabeth, CO. Welcome to the worlds one and only Nash, Rambler, & AMC Exhibit. Featuring over 300 cars on display as well as countless pieces of automotive memorabilia. Generally open Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10AM-2PM from end of May through beginning of September. Call to Confirm 303-324-6750. RamblerRanch.com
Rambler Ranch
5257 County Road 146
Elizabeth, CO. Welcome to the worlds one and only Nash, Rambler, & AMC Exhibit. Featuring over 300 cars on display as well as countless pieces of automotive memorabilia. Generally open Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10AM-2PM from end of May through beginning of September. Call to Confirm 303-324-6750. RamblerRanch.com

Food scene

Elbert, CO. American/bar food.
South Forty Saloon
6735 Garfield Avenue
Elbert, CO. American/bar food.
Elbert, CO.. Call ahead. They open late or not at all. for breakfast and lunch. American breakfast/cafe food.
The Naked Goat Cafe
6739 Lavell Avenue
Elbert, CO.. Call ahead. They open late or not at all. for breakfast and lunch. American breakfast/cafe food.
Elizabeth, CO. Mexican food.
El Abuelo Family Restaurant
800 E Kiowa Ave
Elizabeth, CO. Mexican food.
Koiwa, CO. Pizza, wings, salads, etc.
Bino's Pizza
318 S Comanche Street
Koiwa, CO. Pizza, wings, salads, etc.
Elizabeth, CO. Pizza, calzones, grinders, salads.
Buzzard's Pizza Inc
344 East Kiowa Avenue
Elizabeth, CO. Pizza, calzones, grinders, salads.
Elizabeth, CO. Chinese food. Dine in or take out. Closed Mondays.
Asia Kitchen
240 South Elizabeth Street
Elizabeth, CO. Chinese food. Dine in or take out. Closed Mondays.
Colorado Springs, CO. Bustling, atmospheric local brewery & pub in a former school offering tours, craft beers & more. One of just many yummy, local breweries in Colorado Springs. This one is just very unique as they've converted an elementary school into their brewery and tap house.
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Bristol Brewing Company
1604 South Cascade Avenue
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Colorado Springs, CO. Bustling, atmospheric local brewery & pub in a former school offering tours, craft beers & more. One of just many yummy, local breweries in Colorado Springs. This one is just very unique as they've converted an elementary school into their brewery and tap house.

City/town information

Fun little tourist town just on the west side of Colorado Springs with good food, local artists and tourist shopping. You can also check out the Manitou Cliff Dwellings and ride the zip line over the canyon.
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Manitou Springs
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Fun little tourist town just on the west side of Colorado Springs with good food, local artists and tourist shopping. You can also check out the Manitou Cliff Dwellings and ride the zip line over the canyon.
Quaint, little historic town that has a gas station, liquor store and 1 bar/restaurant (South Forty Saloon) serves burgers and sandwiches and 1 cafe (The Naked Goat) breakfast and lunch.
Elbert
Quaint, little historic town that has a gas station, liquor store and 1 bar/restaurant (South Forty Saloon) serves burgers and sandwiches and 1 cafe (The Naked Goat) breakfast and lunch.
Small town USA has a historic downtown, grocery store, Walmart, liquor store, a couple restaurants, and has some antique and boutique shopping.
Elizabeth
Small town USA has a historic downtown, grocery store, Walmart, liquor store, a couple restaurants, and has some antique and boutique shopping.
Offers fine dining, breweries and shopping with a historic downtown.
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Castle Rock
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Offers fine dining, breweries and shopping with a historic downtown.
Create lasting memories in beautiful Colorado Springs.The Pikes Peak Region offers more than 55 area attractions, including trains, museums, parks, a zoo and more. You’ll find no shortage of things to do in our region, where the adventures range from mild to wild! VisitCOS.com
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Colorado Springs
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Create lasting memories in beautiful Colorado Springs.The Pikes Peak Region offers more than 55 area attractions, including trains, museums, parks, a zoo and more. You’ll find no shortage of things to do in our region, where the adventures range from mild to wild! VisitCOS.com

Shopping

Castle Rock, CO. Lots of shopping for men, women and children. Several chaing and locally owned restaurants surround the mall.
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Outlets at Castle Rock
5050 Factory Shops Blvd
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Castle Rock, CO. Lots of shopping for men, women and children. Several chaing and locally owned restaurants surround the mall.
Denver, CO. Located in the heart of Denver, Cherry Creek Shopping Center is the region's premier shopping environment with over 160 shops. Indoor mall. Paid parking.
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Cherry Creek Shopping Center
3000 East 1st Avenue
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Denver, CO. Located in the heart of Denver, Cherry Creek Shopping Center is the region's premier shopping environment with over 160 shops. Indoor mall. Paid parking.
Downtown Denver, CO. Discover the 16th Street Mall, a mile-long, pedestrian-friendly mall is packed with shopping, restaurants and attractions.
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16th Street Mall
1001 16th Street
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Downtown Denver, CO. Discover the 16th Street Mall, a mile-long, pedestrian-friendly mall is packed with shopping, restaurants and attractions.
Northern Colorado Springs, CO. Briargate has open-air storefront shopping at the finest national specialty retailers & restaurants, convenient parking, & tremendous Colorado views.
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The Promenade Shops At Briargate
1885 Briargate Parkway
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Northern Colorado Springs, CO. Briargate has open-air storefront shopping at the finest national specialty retailers & restaurants, convenient parking, & tremendous Colorado views.
Northern Colorado Springs, CO. Chapel Hills Mall in Colorado Springs, CO features 100+ stores, eateries and entertainment and is anchored by DICKS, Dillard's, Macy's, and Sears.
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Chapel Hills Mall
1710 Briargate Boulevard
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Northern Colorado Springs, CO. Chapel Hills Mall in Colorado Springs, CO features 100+ stores, eateries and entertainment and is anchored by DICKS, Dillard's, Macy's, and Sears.
Elizabeth, CO. The nearest supermarket grocery store. Pick up groceries, snacks or drinks.
Safeway
220 S Elizabeth St
Elizabeth, CO. The nearest supermarket grocery store. Pick up groceries, snacks or drinks.
The nearest Walmart.
Walmart Supercenter
2100 Legacy Cir
The nearest Walmart.
Elbert, CO.. The nearest gas station, convenience store and liquor store.
HI-TEST®
24501 North Elbert Road
Elbert, CO.. The nearest gas station, convenience store and liquor store.

Hiking

Franktown, CO. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Nature lovers and groups enjoy environmental diversity on several hiking trails ranging from mild to moderate. The trails range from .5 to 4 miles and can be combined for longer journeys. There are many trails, parks and open spaces around to explore, these are just a couple of the closest. Requires state park pass. You can purchase a day pass at the entrance.
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Castlewood Canyon State Park
2989 South State Highway 83
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Franktown, CO. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Nature lovers and groups enjoy environmental diversity on several hiking trails ranging from mild to moderate. The trails range from .5 to 4 miles and can be combined for longer journeys. There are many trails, parks and open spaces around to explore, these are just a couple of the closest. Requires state park pass. You can purchase a day pass at the entrance.
Calhan, CO. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Nature lovers and groups enjoy environmental diversity on several hiking trails ranging from mild to moderate. The trails range from .5 to 4 miles and can be combined for longer journeys. Free to enter.
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Paint Mine Open Space
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Calhan, CO. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Nature lovers and groups enjoy environmental diversity on several hiking trails ranging from mild to moderate. The trails range from .5 to 4 miles and can be combined for longer journeys. Free to enter.

Event Venues

RedBird Wedding and Event Venue, LLC is a fully insured, licensed, rustic outdoor venue located on an 85-acre private ranch in Elbert, CO.
RedBird Wedding & Event Venue, LLC.
19077 Elbert Road
RedBird Wedding and Event Venue, LLC is a fully insured, licensed, rustic outdoor venue located on an 85-acre private ranch in Elbert, CO.
Colorado Weddings & Events. Flying Horse Ranch in Douglas County showcases 1400 acres of beautiful grasslands, elegant wedding venue, and riding arena in Larkspur, CO.
Flying Horse Ranch
9663 Palmer Divide Avenue
Colorado Weddings & Events. Flying Horse Ranch in Douglas County showcases 1400 acres of beautiful grasslands, elegant wedding venue, and riding arena in Larkspur, CO.
White Willow Barn is an elegant and rustic wedding barn venue in Elbert, CO.
White Willow Barn
24485 County Road 5
White Willow Barn is an elegant and rustic wedding barn venue in Elbert, CO.
Rustic and charming barn venue for your wedding or big event in Kiowa, CO.
Once Upon a Time Events LLC
31242 Wedemeyer Road
Rustic and charming barn venue for your wedding or big event in Kiowa, CO.

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Local Events

Local Events: Elizabeth Stampede June 3-5, 2022, Elbert Day Festival July 9, 2022, National Western Stock Show, January 7-22, 2023