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South Slope of Pikes Peak to Open to the Public
Wednesday, October 01, 2014

The long-awaited opening is finally here!

Colorado Springs, CO - Please join us for a media briefing TOMORROW, Thursday, October 2 at 11 a.m. at the Highpoint Parking Lot in Garden of the Gods Park. The briefing will focus on the opening of the South Slope of Pikes Peak and a short summary of the project.  Representatives from City Parks and Colorado Springs Utilities will be available for interviews.

Directions to the parking lot:

  • Go west on Colorado Ave. and turn right on Ridge Road.
  • After entering the Garden of the Gods Park, continue for a quarter mile. Parking lot is on the left.