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Teller County Parks are the following 6: American Eagles Overlook, Florissant Community Park, Hayden Divide Community Park, Mueller State Park, Sunnywood Neighborhood Park, 4 Mile Park. Apart from the Parks Teller has the following 5 trails: Trails and Open Space Coalition, Friends of the Peak, American Discovery Trail, Vindicator Trail in Victor, American Hiking Society. The 32 acres of developed parks are managed by the Parks Division and the Teller County Parks Advisory Board.

American Eagles Overlook is 1/2 an acre and offers a Picnic Area. The park’s begins at 3rd & Diamond and continues up Range View Road to the marked intersection. A ghost town of Independence and then Altman can be overlooked by the park along its road. Displays of mining equipment, a blacksmith shop and the grand American Eagles headframe offers a glimpse into gold mining history.

Mueller State Park is located in the city of Divide. The park anchors at the west side of Pikes Peak and extends over 5,000 acres across some of the most gorgeous land in the state. Visitors can camp within the parks forested areas. The camping sites are equipped with
flush restrooms and a camper services building. Elk, black bear, eagles and hawks provide a popular attraction for birdwatchers. Approximately, miles of scenic trails can be explored by horseback or mountain biking. Other main attractions offered at Mueller State Park are hiking, pond fishing, hunting, camping, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and nature study.

Contact information:

The Teller County Division of Parks
P.O. Box 959, 112 N. A Street
Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
Phone: (719) 686-7955
Fax: (719) 686-7900
E-mail 1: tanskik@co.teller.co.us
E-mail 2: mcnabbf@co.teller.co.us
E-mail 3: schirackt@co.teller.co.us

Mueller State Park
21045 State Highway 67
Divide, CO 80814
Phone: (719) 687-2366
E-mail: mueller.park@state.co.us




 



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