Garden of the Gods in 1819


City of Colorado Springs Parks-Rec-Cultural Services
City of Colorado Springs Parks-Rec-Cultural Services


Red Rocks Room
1805 N. 30th St.

Located on the 2nd floor of the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center, in the South-East of the building.


Jul 10 2023


1:00 pm



Civilian Conservation Corps in Garden of the Gods

The Civilian Conservation Corps was created by Roosevelt’s Works Progress Administration in 1933 to rebuild America’s infrastructure help put her young men back to work during the Great Depression. Colorado Springs hosted three camps of these hard-working ruffians between 1935-1941. Come learn about their struggles, their labors, and their lasting legacy here in the Garden of the Gods Park. This program lasts 30-45 minutes.

  • This indoor program meets in the Red Rocks room on the second floor.
  • Tickets are sold on a first come, first served basis.
  • No refunds
  • If you, or someone you are registering for, are under 18, a resident of El Paso County, and were affect by the COVID-19 pandemic you are qualified for free registrations. Please follow this link to register for the program: Community Impact Grant Registration
  • If you have any questions about this program, please email