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Parking, shuttles & more

3-steps to pain-free parking

Being located in a serene mountain valley has its advantages. Wide-open spaces with unlimited parking in the heart of town isn’t one of them. Follow these simple steps to get out of your car and into the fresh air.


Pick your parking

Manitou has a variety of free and paid parking options in designated lots as well as on-street options. Parking is always free after 6pm. Free ADA parking is also available.


Walk or ride for free

Leave the car behind and stroll our highly walkable downtown. You can also hop on and off our free shuttle that goes all the way to the Manitou Incline.

Relax & explore

Mineral Springs, shops, restaurants, parks,, and more mean there’s plenty to see and do in Manitou Sprigs. Use our “text-to-park” option to extend your stay – no app needed.

No visitor parking is allowed on residential streets. Signs are posted and fines are steep.

Parking lots

More ways to get around town

Creek walk trail

Get off the beaten path on the Creek Walk Trail. Immerse yourself in the lush greenway along Fountain Creek, where trickling waters and friendly wildlife offer a refreshing respite from everyday life.

PikeRide Bike Share

Pike Ride bike-share

PikeRide is a bike-share program in Manitou and Colorado Springs, offering convenient access to electric, pedal-assisted bicycles for short-term use. Rent bikes from various stations throughout the city and return them at any designated PikeRide station.

E-Bike Tours & Rental

E-bike rentals

Explore Manitou Springs and its stunning surroundings on E-Bike rentals, or join a private guided tour of the Garden of the Gods. Experience the beauty of Colorado effortlessly with this unique outdoor adventure.

Mineral springs tour

Embark on a self-guided tour of Manitou Springs’ renowned cold-water mineral springs. Taste the water that drew Native Americans and early settlers to the valley of the “boiling” water.

History tour

Discover the rich history of Manitou Springs through this captivating self-guided tour. Explore the town’s fascinating past and uncover its hidden stories with our immersive historical experiences. Maps are available at the Visitor Center.


Jeep tours

Jeep tours near Manitou Springs provide a thrilling way to explore the rugged beauty of the Colorado Rockies. Experienced guides lead you on off-road adventures through picturesque mountain trails, sharing insights about the area’s history, geology, and wildlife along the way.

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