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


American Flag Pole
1805 N. 30th St.

Gather outside of the visitor center around the flag pole on the northside of the building.


May 17 2024


3:00 pm - 4:30 pm



Geology Walk; Gateway Trail

Join Park Interpreter Jennifer Heiny for a fun nature walk that will take you back in time over 300 million years.  The guided walk’s focus will be geology but will also cover other topics found within the park.

  • Total distance is Approx. 1.5 Miles over paved and dirt trails.
  • Weather dependent. 
  • Sturdy shoes, hat, water and sunscreen are recommended.
  • Tickets are sold on a first come-first-serve 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