There is no better place to be in the summertime than in Monument! The days may be long and the heat may be unbearable, but that doesn’t mean you should stay indoors the entire summer, that’s why we’ve put together a little list of fun activities in Monument for everyone to enjoy!
Bring the whole family for a day of gold mining, exploring, and more. The Western Museum of Mining & Industry allows you to explore the history of mining and life during the 1890’s.
For exhibits and more information, visit: www.wmmi.org
Understand and value the art of local artists by exploring where they create art. Front Range Open Studios allows you to see the work space of artists and explore how they create their work. Pieces from quilting, jewelry, to sculptures and clothing, there are a number of unique and beautifully crafted pieces to explore.
For more information, visit: www.frontrangeopenstudios.com
Walk through the gardens and take in the beauty of Colorado’s Dutch Heritage Gardens. Learn from owner, Aaron Van Wingerden as he walks you in and around his greenhouses while he explains the commercial growing process.
For more information, visit: www.dhgardens.com
Join Linden Hills Alpaca Farm for one of the most unique experiences, alpaca yoga! Enjoy an evening with a relaxing yoga session inside the alpaca pasture, surrounded by female and adorable baby alpacas.
For dates and more information, visit: www.lindenhillsalpacafarm.com
Zip line through Colorado’s back country at heights anywhere from 10,000 – 12,800 ft. Side by side zips allow you to race along side your friends and family, all who are adventurous and enjoy a thrill are welcome to zip through Colorado’s pines.
For booking and more information, visit: www.inaraft.com