Jun 23 2018
Glimpse of History: Glen Eyrie, Home of William Jackson Palmer presented by Testing Parallax at Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center, Colorado Springs CO

Glimpse of History: Glen Eyrie, Home of William Ja...

Presented by Glen Eyrie Castle and Conference Center at Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center

Bike from America the Beautiful Park to Glen Eyrie Castle (meet at 7:45 a.m., depart at 8 a.m.) or drive to the Glen Eyrie Carriage House (meet there at 9 a.m.).

Cyclists and motorists will gather for an historic overview of Colorado Springs’ founder’s estate at 9:15 a.m. Tour the Castle at 9:30 ($5 ticket required) and/or take a guided 2-hour hike at 10:45 a.m. of the geology and ecosystems of the Palmer Trail.

Dress for weather variables; hikers be mindful of a moderate hike with some loose rock. Non-hikers may stay to explore the historic castle grounds or relax surrounded by history. You may wish to bring a picnic lunch or purchase a sandwich or snacks at the carriage house/book store.

Admission Info

Tickets are $5 each for Castle Tour and Guided Hiking tour, payable in advance via the Historic Preservation Alliance website to pay Glen Eyrie for both tours.

Phone: (719) 473-8108

Email: paydoyle@mac.com

Dates & Times

2018/06/23 - 2018/06/23

Location Info

Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center

3820 N. 30th Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904