Zillow Advice: Local Topics - Summer is almost here! Colorado Springs has lots of great summer camps. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Summers really are spectacular. ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ Summers really are spectacular. I went to a horse ranch in North Central Colorado that was terrific. My trusty ranch horse, Tommy Two Tone, and I rode through some of the prettiest country on the planet. Green grass, small wildflowers with flowing streams winding through peaky mountains...stunning. Plus the weather was terrific for riding, not too hot and not too cold.<br/><br/>There is a list of nice ranches in CO <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.coloradoranch.com/find-ranches.php">here</a>&nbsp;probably more suitable for a family vacation than a kids summer vacation.&nbsp; Mon, 16 May 2011 15:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ 2011-05-16T15:35:00Z I lived in colo. in the early ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ <p>I lived in colo. in the early 80s, summers are spectacular and winter sking was the best. &nbsp;Southern Ca.&nbsp;being&nbsp;our home we&nbsp;moved back&nbsp;here in 1984.&nbsp;&nbsp;We&nbsp;moved up to Lake Arrowhead which is another beautiful mountain community just a short distance from LA, Orange Co. and San Diego....<img imageid="X1-IAcw2fcink7tsh_j2vyu" uploadtype="new" imagetype="8" src="http://photos1.zillow.com/is/image/i0/i6/i7869/IScw2fcinit9cz.jpg?op_sharpen=1&amp;qlt=90&amp;size=250,300"/><br/><br/>This is a photo from our back deck<br/></p> Thu, 12 May 2011 17:24:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ 2011-05-12T17:24:00Z Parents should carefully ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ Parents should carefully check out camps before enrolling. Asking local teachers, coaches, pastors and friends is great way to find an engaging summer camp. Sites like epinions <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www99.epinions.com/Summer_Camps--15458_colorado/sec_~product_list/pp_~1/pa_~1#list">here</a>&nbsp;or a site like campratingz <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.campratingz.com/searchResults.jsp?thingname=&amp;2=CO&amp;3=&amp;zip=&amp;radius=10">here</a>&nbsp;have ratings from parents and campers.<br/><br/>There are many sleep over camps close to Colorado Springs that might also be worth looking into. This site alone&nbsp;<a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.coloradosummercampguide.com/">here</a>&nbsp;has over 900 camps listed in Colorado so there is something for everyone. Thu, 12 May 2011 16:50:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Summer-is-almost-here-Colorado-Springs-has-lots-of-great-summer-camps/398519/ 2011-05-12T16:50:00Z