Rockrimmon – Northwest Colorado Springs
The Rockrimmon area is located in northwest Colorado Springs and is bordered to the north by the United States Air Force Academy; to the south Garden of the Gods; to the west Pike National Forest; and to the east Woodmen Valley and I25. Neighborhoods include upscale Peregrine and Hunter’s Point, Mountain Shadows, Oak Hills, Oak Valley, Oak Valley Ranch, Raven Hills, Pinon Valley, Tammarron, and Rockrimmon.
Rockrimmon is a beautiful, mid to high end Colorado Springs area located in Academy School District 20 with a primary zip code of 80919. Rockrimmon’s setting provides amazing views of the foothills including local favorite Blodgett Peak. There are open space areas, and many hiking and biking trails including Ute Valley Park, Golden Hills Park, Rockrimmon Trail and Garden of the Gods trails. Nature abounds in this area with frequent deer, fox, bear and an assortment of bird visitors. Rockrimmon’s convenient location with close access to I25 and Highway 24 and easy access to shopping, businesses, entertainment, and downtown Colorado Springs make it a popular place to live, with a ‘close to the mountains’ feel.
There are a wide range of single family homes, condominiums, and townhomes in Rockrimmon. Homes in the lower Rockrimmon area range from early established tri-level and ranch homes built in the 1960s to traditional 1980s and 1990’s subdivisions with values ranging from the mid $200s to $400K. Along the west and in the upper area of Rockrimmon are semi and fully custom built contemporary high end homes with amazing lots and views valuing from $500K to over $1 Million. Driving through Rockrimmon from upper to lower takes you through various subdivisions with scenic views, tree lined streets and peaceful nature settings. It’s not hard to realize why this area is popular not only to local residents but to vacationers, and home buyer’s alike.