The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment has issued new guidelines for personal and outdoor recreation that includes gyms, parks, playgrounds, pools, rafting and fishing.

Read more on the "Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors" here.

For more information on retail stores open go here.

Our list parks, trails, visitor centers and tourist destinations that have either reopened or remain closed covers Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak region and elsewhere in Colorado.


Parks, trails, visitor centers and other tourist destinations

Air Force Academy: Closed to the public until Nov. 11.

Arati Artists Gallery: Open, 2425 W. Colorado Ave., 636-1901

Bear Creek Nature and Fountain Creek Nature centers: Open to the public.

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and Curecanti National Recreation Area: Open with restrictions.

The Broadmoor hotel: Open to our overnight and local guests. Select restaurants, activities and offerings will reopen accordingly, in phases, as business levels and State and Federal requirements allow.

The Broadmoor's Seven Falls: Open to the public.

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park: Open to the public.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort: 3225 Broadmoor Valley Road, 538-4000. Call or go online for reservations.

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo: 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road, 633-9925. Open. Admission is by limited capacity timed e-ticket admission only. Purchase of e-tickets online is required.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Campgrounds: Go to cpwshop.com to make your camping reservation and check for the latest updates and campground openings on CPW’s COVID-19 information page.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife offices and visitor centers: Many are open. Visitors should be aware that standard office hours may have changed for the location you’re planning to visit, so you should call ahead of arriving or see individual park pages to ensure your preferred location is open.

Colorado Springs Labor Day Life Off Citywide Celebration: Featuring 35-40 balloons to be launched from about 15 sites across the city, allow residents to watch from their homes, Sept. 4-5 "pop up" balloon-glows at night, Set. 5-6 balloon launches.

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum: 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Open. Go online for guidelines and hours. Visitors are encouraged to reserve free tickets online.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College: 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581, opens Nov. 12.

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center: 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide, 687-9742, open with some restrictions.

Copper Mountain: Open.

Cripple Creek casinos: Open with very strict guidelines.

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad: Antonito, open; 888-286-2737.

Denver Art Museum: Open, 720-865-5000.

Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms: 8500 W. Dear Creek Canyon Road, Littleton, open.

Denver Botanic Gardens York Street: Open.

Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys: 830 Kipling St., Lakewood, opening.

Denver Zoo: Open. All tickets must be purchased online.

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument: Open, with some restrictions.

Flying W Ranch: 3330 Chuckwagon Road, 598-4000, open.

Gallery 113: 125 1/2 N. Tejon St., 634-5299. Open Fridays-Sundays. Call or go online for hours.

2. Take a Drive Through America’s Best City Park

2. Take a Drive Through America’s Best City Park

Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs gets numerous awards. When you are there, you think you are on another planet. A beautiful, mesmerizing planet that you never want to leave (photo by Christian Murdock, The Gazette).

Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center: It is currently open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays-Sundays. Also, offering online video series of literacy and nature programs at gardenofgods.com/things-to-do/things-1/online-programs.

Ghost Town Museum: 400 S. 21st St., 634-0696, open.

Glen Eyrie Castle: Open.

GOCA Ent Center for the Art Gallery: 5225 N. Nevada Ave., 255-3504, open. Advance tickets required.

Great Sand Dunes: Open with some restrictions.

Great Wolf Lodge: 9494 Federal Drive, 844-553-9653, open.

Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn: Open for business, 1102 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 471-3980.

Manitou Cliff Dwellings: 10 Cliff Dwellings Road, Manitou Springs, 685-5242, open.

Manitou Incline: Open. Users must make a free online reservation.

McAllister House Museum: 423 N. Cascade Ave., 635-7925, open.

Michael Garman Museum & Gallery: 2418 W. Colorado Ave., 471-9391, open.

The Mining Exchange hotel: 8 S. Nevada Ave., 323-2000, open.

Miramont Castle Museum: 9 Capitol Hill Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-1011, open.

Molly Brown House Museum: Denver, open. Purchase tickets online.

Money Museum: 818 N. Cascade Ave., 632-2646, open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays. Advance registration required.

MCA Denver: 1485 Delgany St., Denver, 303-298-7554. Open, tickets required.

National Museum of World War II Aviation: Open.

National Park Service: The lobby is temporarily closed to all non-employees. Business hours remain 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays for phone or email.

North Pole: Open. Go online for restrictions.

The Old Homestead Museum: 353 Myers Ave., Cripple Creek, 689-9090, opening noon-4 p.m. July 4.

Pikes Peak - America's Mountain: Through Sept. 30, gates open at 7:30 a.m. and last entry is at 6 p.m. Guests should call 719-385-7325 for the latest road conditions and as always, access is weather permitting and no refunds are available.

Pineries Open Space: 13201 Volmer Road, open.

Powderhorn Mountain Resort: Open for summer.

ProRodeo Hall of Fame: 101 Pro Rodeo Drive, 528-4764, open.

Rainbow Falls Historic Site: Open, to combat the COVID-19 virus and be respectful for the health and safety of our citizens and staff, if the parking lots are full please consider coming back at a different time.

Red Rock Canyon Open Space: Open but visitors are asked to practice social distancing.

Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site: 3105 Gateway Road, 578-6777, open.

Rocky Mountain National Park: Open with restrictions. Trail Ridge Road is open, but online reservations required. Call 970-586-1206 or go online for information.

Royal Gorge Bridge: Fully open 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily.

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center: Pueblo, opens the public starting July 3.

Space Foundation Discovery Center: 4425 Arrowswest Drive, 576-8000, open.

Tabor Opera House: Leadville. Opens for tours July 17. Reservations required.

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum: 200 S. Sierra Madre St., open, $14.95-$24.95.

Ute Pass Historical Society & Pikes Peak Museum: 231 E. Henrietta Ave., Woodland Park, 686-7512, open

Water Canyon: Open.

Water World: Federal Heights, closed for 2020.

Western Museum of Mining & Industry: 225 North Gate Blvd., 488-0880. June tours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Advance ticket purchase encouraged.

Winter Park Resort: Open for summer.

World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame: 20 1st St., 635-5200, closed until further notice.

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