Colorado Springs in El Paso County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Garden of the Gods
the City of Colorado Springs
by the children
Charles Elliott Perkins
In fulfilment of his wish
that it be kept forever
free to the public
Erected by the City of Colorado Springs.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Natural Features • Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical year for this entry is 1909.
Location. 38° 52.71′ N, 104° 52.828′ W. Marker is in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in El Paso County. Marker can be reached from Garden Drive, on the right when traveling west. Part of the Inner Loop Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colorado Springs CO 80904, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Priceless Gift (within shouting distance of this marker); Time Frozen In Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named A Priceless Gift (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Welcome to Garden of the Gods Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garden of the Gods ParkBloomer Girl; A Colorado Trailblazer (approx. half a mile away); Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site (approx. half a mile away); Indian Trail (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colorado Springs.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Garden of the Gods. (Submitted on June 7, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 7, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.