Trolley tour of historic downtown Castle Rock

This year’s Town Trolley tour will feature eleven historic properties made from locally-quarried rhyolite, including The Cantril School and Victoria’s House/Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce. The Castle Rock Museum and Town of Castle Rock are inviting the public to celebrate National Historic Preservation Month by offering its annual free Town Trolley tours of historic landmark…

Cherokee Ranch and Castle

About the Castle The Cherokee Ranch & Castle Foundation is committed to the preservation of our 3,400-acre secluded sanctuary. It includes a natural environment, wildlife, and 22 historic structures. We are committed to enhancing cultural life in Colorado and providing youth and adult educational opportunities devoted to western heritage, preservation, wildlife and the arts. Architecture…

Great Sand Dunes National Park

The tallest dunes in North America are the centerpiece in a diverse landscape of grasslands, wetlands, conifer and aspen forests, alpine lakes, and tundra. Experience this diversity through hiking, sand sledding, splashing in Medano Creek, wildlife watching, and more! The park and preserve are open 24 hours a day, so plan to also experience night…

Bandimere Speedway

Bandimere Speedway, also known in the NHRA as Thunder Mountain, is a quarter-mile dragstrip located just outside Morrison, Colorado and Lakewood, Colorado. It opened in 1958 and hosts the NHRA’s Mopar Mile-High Nationals.  View their website for race schedules and to purchase tickets.

Overdrive Raceway

Overdrive Raceway Colorado Springs features all electric go-karts, special ADA hand-controlled race karts from Italy, a two-story indoor race track, a spacious lounge, private party rooms, and the Overdrive Sports Bar restaurant/bar. Drop in for some ‘arrive and drive’ racing to experience the thrill of indoor go kart racing on our first floor Pepsi Track…

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Colorado Parks and Wildlife manages the state parks system and the wildlife of the U.S. State of Colorado. The division currently manages the 42 state parks and 307 wildlife areas of Colorado. The Colorado Natural Areas Program has 93 designated sites that in total protect more than 250 endangered, rare, or threatened species. Colorado Parks…

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

The Cheyenne Mountain Zoological Society was founded in 1926 by philanthropist Spencer Penrose to house his growing collection of exotic animals. Today, the Zoo has been successful in transforming a visitor’s experience from a passive viewer to an active participant. Visitors are submerged into culture and habitat, inspiring a new respect for the preservation of…

Restaurants -11 Themed Restaurants

Stay in Castle Rock and enjoy all of these nearby themed restaurants.  We are conveniently located right off of Interstate 25 between Denver and Colorado Springs. Question: Is there anything more fun than a uniquely themed restaurant? Answer: No, because what’s not to love about escaping the mundane for somewhere new and exciting?! If you…