The city of Fountain boasts the charm of small-town living, lots of newer neighborhoods, and wonderful views of the mountains.
The city of Fountain boasts the charm of small-town living, lots of newer neighborhoods, and wonderful views of the mountains. This warm community includes the Fountain Creek Nature Center with activities for kids and beautiful trails to walk along the river.
Schools in Fountain
Fountain is part of Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 and is home to Aragon Elementary, Eagleside Elementary, Mesa Elementary, Jordahl Elementary, Mountainside Elementary, Weikel Elementary, Fountain Middle School, and Fountain-Fort Carson High School.
Parks and Open Spaces in Fountain
Fountain is home to three large parks and open spaces and several smaller parks. Bluestem Prairie Open Space surrounds the Big Johnson Reservoir and is 650 acres of prairie grassland and bird watching paradise. Fountain Creek Regional Park includes a creek-side trail, Willow Springs Ponds, and the Hanson Nature Park. It also houses the Fountain Creek Nature Center. Clear Springs Ranch Regional Park is a 970-acre site that features grasslands and foothills ecosystems, and riparian habitat along Fountain Creek. Fountain's smaller parks are Widefield Community Park, Aga Park, and John Metcalf Park.