Colorado Springs is the second most populated city in the beautiful state of Colorado. Colorado Springs, also known as Olympic City USA, was rated as the number three “Best Place to Live” in America, according to the 2019 rankings released by U.S. News & World Report or the 30th best place to retire.
The Springs is a big city with a small town feel. Each area of Colorado Springs or the adjacent areas has its own attractions and great reasons to call home. Nestled at the base of the beautifully rugged Pikes Peak Mountain, Springs offers everything from outdoor activities e.g. hiking, camping, biking, Natural parks and waterfalls to rich history, shops, dining and entertainment to great schools, sports opportunities for professionals, amateurs, participants and fans. Within a quick thirty minute drive one can be hiking in the mountains, exploring a Natural Park, fishing in local lakes, horseback riding, watching professional soccer, eating at fine restaurants or enjoying their own Victorian home or 35 acre piece of paradise.
Colorado Springs attracts students, professionals and military personnel to the area with several military bases, nationally ranked colleges. Plus, construction in Colorado Springs is booming, with new residences popping up alongside quality schools, parks and cultural attractions.
This area, which is filled with natural wonders of its own, has the additional allure of proximity to ski resorts like Aspen and Vail without the associated high costs of living and high levels of traffic. Boasting four seasons, Colorado Springs allows for outdoor recreation year round.