A '62 Mini-at-the-Mountain
... America's Mountain
Those planning to attend can arrange and do these activities on your own or in a small group.
Check out the Web Sites if interested and call to arrange the details.
Golf at USAFA (Blue or Silver Course - USAFA Colors)
Need DoD Retiree ID card. Will be a zoo on Army~AF game day. 18
holes, plus cart and club rentals available. Call (719) 333-2606; or
Eisenhower Golf Course on browser.
Tea and a Tour of Glen Eyrie Castle
The home of Gen. William Palmer, founder of the Springs. Tour
followed by tea and crumpets. $20-$30. Call (719) 265-7050 or go to
Horseback Tour of Garden of the Gods
Skip the bus and do it like the old west ... if your derriere can take it at our age.
Groups require 10 or more. Call (719) 633-5667 or go to website:
Tour of Garden of the Gods by Vehicle
Tour by POV if desired. Stop by the Park Visitor's Center to get a map and other descriptive materials and enjoy. Originally posted as a group activity, the class response to this activity was very light, not warranting continuation as a group activity.
Skeet Shooting with Eldon
Classmate Eldon Spradling, A2 file, has stepped up to invite attendees to let it all out on
the skeet range. Call Elton for details: (541) 522-0907 or email:
Visit the National Museum of WWII Aviation
Unique experience focusing on the importance of American aviation in WWII: For information call (719) 637-7559
or go to website:
Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center
Now HQ for 9 Olympic sports. FAcilities can be seen only on a paid tour that includes a US Olympics
souvenir shop. (Athletes may not be training when you visit.) Go to website:
USAFA Self-Gided Tour & Visitors' Center
Start at Visitors' Center at USAFA South Gate and tour Cadet Area. Will need DoD ID, driver's license, or Photo ID. Call (719) 333-2025 or go to website:
www.usafa.edu. Game day will be a zoo.
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
At Colorado College, features world class fine art, theater, art school and gift shop. Call
(719) 634-5581 or go the website:
Focus on the Family
World famous, family oriented center founded by Rev. James Dodson. Features Welcome Center and
Book Store. Call (800) 232-6459 or go to their website:
Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame
If you made it thru Garden of the Gods on horseback, you seserve to be enshrined here. Others are.
Call (719) 528-4764 or go to the website:
Miramont Castle, Manitou Springs Museum & Historical Society
Self-guided tour of castle, then lunch and high tea. For information call (888) 685-1011 of go to website: