Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, Colorado | Colorado Springs, also known as Olympic City USA, is home to beautiful landscapes, miles of hiking trails, rich history, the United States Olympic Committee Headquarters, 21 National Olympic Governing Bodies, over 50 National Sport Organizations, the U.S. Olympic Training Center,  The US Air Force Academy and a thriving economy. It’s no wonder that US News and World Report ranked The Springs 6th “Best Weekend Getaway” and the 5th “Best Place to Live” in the United States. Among Colorado’s “14ers,” Pikes Peak reaches 14,115 feet above sea level and towers more than 8,000 feet above the City. You can drive, hike, bike or take the Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cog Railroad to the summit. Colorado Springs is also home to The Manitou Incline, one of the most popular hiking trails in Colorado.

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ABOUT COLORFUL COLORADO

Colorado features the Rocky mountains, pine trees, and one of the state's nicknames; "Colorful Colorado." Colorado became the 38th state in 1876.

Colorado is the 8th most extensive and the 21st most populous of the 50 United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the population of Colorado was 5,540,545 on July 1, 2016.