7 Photos That Will Inspire You to Explore the Paint Mines of Colorado

An interpretive park worth your while!

The Paint Mines just east of Colorado Springs are definitely worth exploring! The park itself isn't too large, but has a trail system of about 4 miles that loops you through the awe-inspiring rock formations. I'll let the photos do the talking. 

You can learn more about the hiking trails in the interpretive park here!

Published: September 11, 2018

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