Green Mountain Falls Homes for Sale
Green Mountain Falls homes for sale are located in the Manitou Springs #14 attendance area. Ute Pass Elementary school is located in this area but secondary students are bused to Manitou. Ute Pass Colorado is a historic area located along the mountain pass between El Paso and Teller Counties. Green Mountain Falls homes for sale tend to have a mountain feel with some great privacy and aspects rural living.
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About Ute Pass, Colorado
Ute Pass Colorado is a historic area located along the mountain pass between El Paso and Teller Counties. This area consists of a few small towns; Green Mountain Falls, Cascade and Chipita Park. This area is named for the Ute Indians that used to traverse this mountain pass from their home in the Shining Mountains (Rockies) down to the Springs in Manitou. The Ute Pass area doesn't have many real commercial entities to speak of. There are a handful of restaurants, a bar, post office and a Liquor Store. This area is in the Manitou Springs District #14 attendance area. Ute Pass Elementary school is located in this area but secondary students are bused to Manitou. People live in this area for the ambiance. This area feels like pure mountain living because in this area, you’re surrounded by nature and mountains everywhere you look. Residents of this area don’t mind a little travel for groceries because their surroundings are why the live in Colorado. Similar neighborhoods include: Woodland Park and Black Forest
Quick answers to your questions about Ute Pass, Colorado
Where is Ute Pass Colorado?
The Ute Pass area of Colorado Springs is on the western edge of El Paso County. Towns in this area include Cascade, CO, Green Mountain Falls, CO, Crystola, CO and Chipita Park, CO. This area borders Woodland Park in Teller County and covers approximately 16 square miles and is at an average elevation of 8500 feet in elevation. This area is very similar to Woodland Park with a rural mountain feel.
Schools in Ute Pass Colorado
Students in the Ute Pass area are in the attendance area of Manitou Springs School District D14. Manitou Springs School District 14 is a small school district with approximately 600 students comprised of Ute Pass and Manitou Elementary Schools, Manitou Springs Middle School and Manitou Springs High School. Even though they are a small school district, the Manitou Springs schools offer programs such as ballet, strings/orchestra, and robotics in addition to their normal curriculum.
Weather in Ute Pass, Co
The weather in the Ute Pass area tends to be a little more extreme than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area due to the higher elevation. Average highs in the winter are in the upper 30's with average lows dropping down to 10-15 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 70-75 degrees with the lows in the mid 40s. The Ute Pass area has very similar weather to the Woodland Park Colorado area.