Woodland Park is "The City Above the Clouds" and offers something for everyone to enjoy!! Woodland Park is nestled in the mountains, with spectacular views of Pikes Peak and the Rampart Range. There is shopping, restaurants, craft breweries, live music venues, outdoor activities, museums, parks, bed & breakfasts, hotels, and camping. Woodland Park has an aquatic center and a sports complex featuring tennis, baseball, hockey, soccer, hiking, and a playground. Woodland Park has a paved path for bikers and walkers to enjoy. It takes you from town to Manitou Lake. Manitou Lake is a scenic lake that offers fishing and picnic spots. Woodland Park is the home to the Shining Mountain Golf Course, which is open to the public and rates as one of the “Top 50 courses to Play Once In a Lifetime.” There is also Pike National Forest which is a major hub for outdoor recreation. Woodland Park is just 20 minutes from Colorado Springs. It is also a short drive to many other attractions such as Mueller State Park, Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center, the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Rampart Reservoir, and historical mining towns. The options are nearly endless when it comes to things to enjoy in Woodland Park!