Northwest Colorado Springs

Welcome to Northwest Colorado Springs

Peaceful, mountainside living in upscale homes and mansions
 
Encompassing Ute Valley Park and Ormes Peak, Northwest Colorado Springs, home to the sought-after Rockrimmon and Peregrine property markets, is a quiet, established neighborhood surrounded by the full spectrum of Colorado Springs’ natural beauty. 14 miles from the city center, Northwest Colorado Springs offers residents the very best of rugged mountain scenery and rural charm while still being close enough for them to commute to the city and its many popular amenities.

The secluded, tranquil atmosphere of Northwest Colorado Springs has made it popular among high-net-worth families and individuals looking for the perfect mountainside retreat. Despite the mountainous terrain, the neighborhood has ample flat sites that have been used to build magnificent homes that make the most of their proximity to abundant wildlife and picturesque vistas through open-plan living spaces and large windows.
 

What to Love

  • Unrivaled peace and seclusion from the city’s buzz and activity
  • Magnificent views from nearly every home
  • Range of properties to suit every preference
  • Large, open property lots
  • Easy access to Colorado Springs

Local Lifestyle

Home to many families and individuals in search of a quieter, more slow-paced lifestyle, Northwest Colorado Springs is infinitely more peaceful than any of the other Colorado Springs suburbs. Residents typically prefer enjoying nature in the many nearby parks and green spaces, and when city amenities and urban activities call, they quickly and easily drive down to the heart of the city’s downtown district.
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Despite its reputation for being one of Colorado Springs’ slower neighborhoods, Northwest Colorado Springs has a generous offering of quaint cafes and restaurants. The Marigold Cafe & Bakery is an unassumingly special spot to fill up on delicious pastries and homemade goods that have been making locals happy and satisfied for years. Alternatively, Salsa on the Rock is a beloved Mexican eatery and grill where residents can enjoy perfectly mixed cocktails and modern takes on Mexican classics in a relaxed, welcoming setting.

For days when mouthwatering Thai food is in order, no one in the area does it better than Narai Thai, where the focus is simple, delicious food that draws on authentic recipes and spices for a unique dining experience. And, for aspiring chefs and foodies who prefer cooking up a storm at home, Mollica’s Italian Market and Deli not only offers a well-stocked deli and market selling imported Italian ingredients and prepared meals but a family-owned restaurant too, where visitors can enjoy classic sandwiches and pizzas in a casual setting.
 

Things to Do

Residents of Northwest Colorado Springs are spoiled for choice when it comes to fun things to do and see. Garden of the Gods is overwhelmingly the most popular answer to where active locals most enjoy going. With electric bike rentals, rock climbing, hiking trails, and regular yoga sessions hosted within the confines of one of Colorado’s most beautiful attractions, it's easy to see why this little piece of heaven has become a recreational staple. Astronomy and space enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to the Space Foundation and Museum, where visitors of all ages can participate in interactive exhibits focused on developing a love for STEM and space exploration.

Residents with dogs often enjoy a visit to the nearby Ute Valley Park where the onsite dog park and hiking trails are bound to excite all its visitors, both two- and four-legged. And, for history buffs the Glen Eyrie Castle, now an acclaimed hotel, offers regular tours of the property and its surroundings.
 

Schools

As established and popular residential neighborhoods, Rockrimmon and Peregrine both boast access to some of the best educational institutions Colorado Springs has to offer, including:

 
 
 

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