Woodland Park, also known as the "City Above the Clouds" truly embodies the essence of Colorado Living. As it's nicknames indicates,Woodland Park is located on mountain side to the west of Colorado Springs. Real Estate in Woodland Park can range as low as $110,000 to the millions with the average priced home going for $217,200. The 12,292 residents of Woodland Park enjoy sweeping mountain views, lots of wildlife, treed lots and an elclectic small downtown Woodland Park area.
Woodland Park has it's own small school district Woodland Park Re-2. Though smaller, the school district provides a top notch small town values education.
Woodland Park really appeals to the outdoor lifestyle. With the mountains in your backyard, you can enjoy camping, hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, and skiiling all within minutes. Woodland Park;s rich history has led to the discovery of many fossilized animals and the opening of the popular Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center. Hungry Residents and Vistors frequent the Hungry Bear Restaurant known far and wide for pancakes as large as a black bears head. Though Woodland Park Real Estate can be known for "roughing it" the Woodland Park Fujuki Golf and Country Club is a golfers dream mountain setting. Fisherman and small boater like to spend their off times in the Rampart Range Resevoir.
"The Pass" as the path up Highway 24 is reffered to, provides a relatively short commute to Downtown Colorado Springs and Interstate 25.
With all the wide open spaces that Woodland Park Homes can provide you, it's a great idea to consider the Woodland Park Area for your new Home.