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Socially Responsible Colorado Springs

Socially Responsible Colorado Springs
2 days

Ecotravelers will be drawn to Colorado Springs, where a large number of businesses have demonstrated a passion for sustainability.

Sustainability Activity

Travel Like a Local:

There are special places and unique vistas around nearly every Colorado corner. You can help ensure these places exist for generations to come by staying on roads and trails, keeping speeds in check, leaving campsites and picnic spots just as you found them, and following instructional signs while you’re out and about in our state.

Day 1
Activity

SunWater Spa

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SunWater Spa features mineral-water soaking in cedar tubs and offers spa treatments, and yoga, movement and meditation classes and events. We offer a variety of unique treatments and services... Read More

Lunch

Goat Patch Brewing Company

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Goat Patch Brewing Company was founded in 2016 with a three-foot beard and a dedication to providing patrons with masterfully crafted, balanced brews.

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Insider's Tip

Cheers for a Cause:

Grab a specialty pint at Goat Patch and choose between two local charities to support.

Activity

Red Rock Canyon Open Space

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Red Rock Canyon is characterized by a series of canyons and ridges sculpted by erosion of the area’s uplifted rock strata. The ridges and canyons offer beautiful views and sheltered enclaves for... Read More
Dinner

The Burrowing Owl Lounge

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We are a local neighborhood community meeting spot where people and dialogue meet in concord while tasting beers, ciders, wines and snacks. We want our guests to enjoy new friends and have... Read More
Activity

First Friday Art Walk Shuttle Bus

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Free shuttle bus service from April through December makes it easy to enjoy the First Friday experience in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City. The art walks feature gallery openings, live demonstrations, dining, special performances and more.
Lodging

SCP Hotel Colorado Springs

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When you stay with SCP Hotels, you stay consciously. From the artful reuse and recycling of original materials in building our hotels, to rethinking dining options with a focus on local goodness to... Read More
Day 2
Breakfast

Switchback Coffee Roasters

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Speciality coffee roaster and cafe located in Colorado Springs. We source high-quality speciality coffees and roast them to highlight their unique flavors. Read More
Activity

Frayla Boutique

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Frayla Boutique is a locally owned boutique, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. At Frayla we focus on fashion and gifts that have a story to tell. Beautiful, empowering and socially... Read More

Lunch

AspenPointe Cafe

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Full service kitchen offers "from scratch" baked goods, soups, sandwiches and salads. Read More
Activity

Textiles West

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Discover a passion for textiles with our classes, lectures and events. Textiles West is a community passionate about textiles. We are dedicated to sustaining the traditions, skills and art of... Read More

Dinner

Moxie

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Moxie is a family-owned restaurant featuring fresh, flavorful plant-based food and creative cocktails. Our scratch kitchen uses high quality ingredients to provide excellent food for everyone. Read More
Activity

Local Motive Party Bus

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Let us show you the best of Colorado Springs: bar crawls, brewery tours, culinary adventures and more! Read More
Lodging

The Cheyenne Cañon Inn

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​Elegant hospitality in the heart of the majestic ​Cheyenne Cañon. Our beautiful bedrooms have been recently renovated and refurnished in traditional style, many with antiques from this historical... Read More