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Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center
Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center


American Flag Pole
1805 N. 30th St.

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


Feb 25 2024


10:30 am - 11:30 am



Guided Nature Walk

Daily guided walks will introduce you to the Park.  This walk departs from the Visitor and Nature Center and follow the mostly paved Gateway Trail to the paved Central Garden Trail.  Participants are encouraged to continue exploring the Central Garden or may return to the Visitor Center with the guide. 

  • Topic focus varies depending on your guide and group participation.
  • Average time is 45 – 60 minutes.
  • Distance is just about 1.5 miles along mostly paved trail.
  • Weather dependent (call 719-634-6666 for weather closure status)
  • 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