Parks, Recreation, and Area Attractions

Calhan is surrounded by the beautiful spacious plains of Eastern Colorado. There are myriad opportunities nearby for hiking, fishing, hunting, and bird-watching, among many other activities.

The Calhan Town Park also has playgrounds, baseball fields, tennis court, and a covered pavilion for picnics, family gatherings, or just relaxing in the fresh Colorado sunshine.

Click the name of a park or recreational area to see its profile page with address and contact information.

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El Paso County Fairgrounds & Events Complex

Fairgrounds & Events Center, Rodeo Grounds, Racetrack

The Fairgrounds encompasses a quarter-mile dirt track for horse and car races, rodeo arena, grandstand with seating for 2000, outdoor pavilion, and four (4) exhibit buildings; and is home to the El Paso County Fair, El Paso County Speedway,...

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El Paso County Raceway

Dirt-Track Racing

El Paso County Speedway races IMCA Northern SportMods, Stock Cars, Colorado 1200 Outlaws, Hobby Trucks, Hornets, High Plains Midgets, and Colorado Dwarf Cars. Some special events include: IMCA Modifieds, RMMRA Midgets, URSS 305 Sprint Cars,...

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Paint Mines Interpretive Park

Geology Park & Hiking Area

Relentless prairie winds, sandstone-capped spires and hoodoos, colorful hues of clay, prairie hawks riding the currents, and distant coyote calls beckon visitors to this quiet landscape.

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Rock Island Regional Trail

Hiking Trail

The 23-mile Rock Island Regional Trail runs parallel to Highway 24 between Falcon and Ramah and is part of the America the Beautiful Trail.

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Rocky Mountain Roosters

Pheasant & Game Bird Hunting, Pistol Training

Colorado’s Finest Private Pheasant Hunting Preserve. Established in 1985, there is no better place to hunt or train dogs in Colorado.Come out for an introductory hunt and enjoy upland bird hunting at its finest!!

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SBR MotorSports Park

Go-Kart Rental & Racing

We are Colorado Springs & Southern Colorado’s premier go-kart rental & racing facility and home of the PPKRC Kart Racing Series.

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Town Park/Thomason Field

Playground & Baseball Fields

The Calhan/Thomason Park is available to the public for recreation, casual and group activities, special events, organized athletic programs and other uses that meet the needs of Town residents and local community.

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