Exploring Roxborough State Park

When we go exploring, we want to tackle the biggest and best site we can. The more extreme, the better… right?

Not so fast.

Sometimes, the smaller parks that at first glance may not seem to offer much, are actually hidden gems. Case in point: Roxborough State Park. In this handy guide, Colorado Springs Independent provides a useful brief of the park, known for its magnificent red rock formations. Although it’s offerings seem paltry– just four main trails– it provides the perfect setting for an easier hike with beautiful views. Check it out!