The Tri-Lakes area north of Colorado Springs features some of the most spectacular homes in the region set in front of a backdrop of the mighty Pikes Peak. This area encompasses the towns of Monument, Palmer Lake and Woodmoor. This is one of the most popular places in the region to own a home and it is not uncommon to see baseball great 'Goose' Gossage or Reality TV Bounty Hunter 'The Dog' hanging around town. The median price of homes in this exclusive area is $356,600 and with a population of only 20,736, there is plenty of elbow room to be had in this picturesque haven.
There is plenty of things to do in the Tri-Lakes area. The centerpiece of the area is Monument Rock in the Monument Open Space Preserve, which features numerous trails for hiking, dog walking and horseback riding while nearby Palmer Lake features fishing and walking paths. Golfing is also very popular in this area. The Monument Hill Country Club, Perry Park Country Club and King's Deer public golf courses all feature challenging courses among mountain scenery.
Lewis Palmer District 38 is the primary school district in the Tri-Lakes area and most students attend Lewis Palmer High School. At a graduation rate of over 95%, district 38 consistently rates among the highest in the state as measured in state and national tests. The non-profit Hope Montessori Academy, which has revolutionized childcare in Colorado by offering a Montessori based curriculum in addition to childcare.
Highway 105 runs through the heart of the Tri-Lakes area and provides access to Palmer Lake through Monument, as well as I-25 and the Woodmoor area. I-25 provides easy access south to the Air Force Academy and Downtown Colorado Springs and also north to the Outlet Shops in Castle Rock and Denver area attractions.
The Tri-Lakes area features some of the most exclusive living in Colorado. Beautiful homes, amazing golf courses, country living, great schools and excellent outdoor opportunities are only some of the reasons to consider buying real estate in this area.