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The Best Colorado Springs Has to Offer

Welcome to SpringsBlog, this site is a guide to living in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region. We think Colorado Springs is a great place to live because it offers a quality of life that is just downright hard to beat.

This area is home to some of the most stunning scenery in the nation, an incredible climate and four distinct seasons and as you will learn a wide range of things to do, eat, buy and experience.

We will keep you up to date on restaurants, shopping, outdoor activities, events and local Real Estate. This is all intended to give you a better sense of what Colorado Springs is all about.

Colorado Springs is located 65 miles south of Denver and perched at the base of America’s Mountain, Pikes Peak. We sit 6,035 feet above sea level and are home to a wide range of people and organizations. The United States Olympic Committee calls Colorado Springs Home as does the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame, The United States Air Force Academy, The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado College and The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)

So please look around our site and learn about what makes Colorado Springs such a great place to live.

Cimarron Hills

Cimarron Hills Market Report: May 2018 through May 2019

Real Estate

Cimarron Hills Market Report: May 2018 through May 2019

By Joe BoylanJune 14, 2019Real EstateCimarron Hills is a classic east side Colorado Springs neighborhood. Cimarron Hills is situated in what is often called the “Powers Corridor” an area that is known for its wide range of amenities like shopping and restaurants. The neighborhood is located in the Colorado Springs School District #11 attendance area. Just west of Marksheffel Rd. and Hwy 24. […]

Colorado Springs Santa Fe Trail

The New Santa Fe Regional Trail in El Paso County


The New Santa Fe Regional Trail in El Paso County

By Joe BoylanJune 7, 2019OutdoorsUpdated June 2019 While not technically “new”, the main recreation path traveling through Colorado Springs is named the “New Santa Fe Regional Trail”. Starting at the Palmer Lake Recreation area, the 14-mile New Santa Fe Regional Trail is popular with Colorado Springs outdoor lovers of all stripes. The north-south trail is rated easy and follows […]

Strip Mall No More – Peak Lifestyle Center Shaping Up

Events, Restaurants, Shopping

Strip Mall No More – Peak Lifestyle Center Shaping Up

By Angela SmithJune 5, 2019Events, Restaurants, ShoppingWhat’s New at Pikes Peak Lifestyle Center Break a sweat, cool down with drinks, and stay for the views. Do all of that and more at the Peak Lifestyle Center located at Academy Boulevard and Montebello Drive West on the northeast side of Colorado Springs. While this suburban stretch hasn’t had much in the way […]

Serrano’s Coffee

By Joe BoylanJune 1, 2019RestaurantsUpdated June 2019 We first fell in love with Serrano’s Coffee way back in 2014. Not much has changed, except our love and respect for Serranos has deepened. This local coffee shop has grown up and matured in Monument. With a Starbucks across the street in Safeway and another Starbucks within a stone’s throw away, […]


MeadowGrass Music Festival – 2019 Lineup & Activities

Events, Outdoors

MeadowGrass Music Festival – 2019 Lineup & Activities

By Joe BoylanMay 17, 2019Events, OutdoorsThe MeadowGrass Music Festival is in its 11th year and features local, regional and national bands, craft beer and fun with family and friends against the scenic backdrop of Pikes Peak. In addition to great bands, the festival also features camping all weekend, morning yoga and workshops for singers and songwriters. Friday Lineup & Activities […]

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