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Colorado Government: Recreation

State, county and city levels of government; state sports teams, local information for Colorado Springs

(Mostly) Colorado Springs Information

Quick facts on Colorado Springs,
  Information Please Almanac

  • including motto, flower, flag, capital, famous residents, etc.

General Information on Colorado Springs
  Electronic Community Access Project

  • visiting or living in Colorado Springs, including links to city government sites.

Colorado Springs Organizations
  Pikes Peak Library District

  • 100s of local organizations.

Colorado Springs Statistics,
  Pikes Peak Library District

  • many subjects including population, traffic accidents, family income, marriage and divorce, etc.

Colorado State Government

  • official site; elected officials, legislature, courts, more.

Colorado Springs Newpapers

Colorado Springs (Freedom Interactive Newspapers) - local newspapers, the Chamber of Commerce, job ads, movie theaters, more.

The Gazette, daily: local news, classified ads, etc.
Historical issues from Colorado’s Historic Newspapers Collection.

Colorado Springs Independent, weekly: local news, politics, food, arts, music, entertainment, film, movies, jobs, personals, etc.

Colorado media links - Colorado newspaper and television station sites.

Denver Sports Teams

Colorado Avalanche (hockey) schedule, tickets, etc.
Colorado Broncos (football) schedule, tickets, etce.
Colorado Nuggets (basketball) schedule, tickets, etc.
Colorado Rapids (soccer) schedule, tickets, etc.
Colorado Rockies (baseball) schedule, tickets, etc.

Colorado trips

Colorado Springs Attractions - Restaurants, hotels, Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods, more.

Colorado Travel and Tourism- Maps, events, attractions, accommodations, more.

Colorado State Parks - Places to camp, fish, hike, rock climb, more.

National Geographic’s Colorado website- Hiking trails, campgrounds, more.

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Colorado Springs Online Maps

  • Includes “CityView,” dymanic ortho-photography maps
  • variety of CS city maps including political boundaries, open space, geohazards, bike trails, police maps 

Local and Family History

Colorado Collection, Special Collections, Tutt Library - 10,000+ items, many unique, printed material on the history, biography, literature, art, and geology of Colorado, particularly of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region

Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District- Local history and genealogy.

Colorado Historical Society - Local history and genealogy.

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