Rockrimmon is one of the most recognizable neighborhood names in town and is associated with beautiful, spacious homes in a family-friendly community. Townhomes in this area are priced in the $100,000 range, while homes here range from the upper 100's to 500+. Homes here are spacious, averaging over 2,500 SF and are accommodated by large lots with lush, mature landscaping.
Living in Rockrimmon provides many opportunities to get out and enjoy the Colorado Outdoors. Gold Hills Park is located in the neighborhood and offers a baseball field, basketball court, picnic area, large group picnic area and shelter, playground and trails/sidewalk paths.
Ute Valley Park is also just a few minutes away and is one of the favorite parks among the locals. The many miles of singletrack trails here are perfect for mountain biking, hiking, nature walks or just taking the dog out for a run. It is a great place to get some fresh air, exercise and to meet your friendly neighbors. All this is literally right in your backyard!
Rockrimmon is also close to area shopping centers. There is a shopping center with a Safeway grocery store and the Rockrimmon Library within the Rockrimmon neighborhood, which can be reached in less than five minutes. Rockrimmon Blvd also provides easy access to I-25 and the North Academy corridor which offers countless shops and stores including an REI, Lowes Home Improvement Center, and the Whole Foods Market; as well as restaurants such as the Olive Garden, Panera bread and the local favorite Elephant Bar. The Chapel Hills Mall is also located here, offering movie theaters and plenty of dining and shopping.
Since there is easy access to I-25 from Rockrimmon, commuting is a breeze. The Air Force Academy South Gate is about ten minutes away, while the main gate to Fort Carson is about fifteen to twenty minutes to the south. Commuting to Downtown Colorado Springs is less than fifteen minutes away, and Castle Rock and Denver is just an easy drive to the north.
Air Academy District 20 serves the Rockrimmon neighborhood. D20 is well known as one of the best districts in the state, consistently scoring high in most academic categories, and has one of the best graduation rates in the state. Students here attend Rockrimmon Elementary, Eagle View Middle school and Air Academy High School.
With its beautiful custom homes, great location near parks and area shopping centers, as well as great schools, Rockrimmon is a great place to own a home.
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