ABOUT PLANET WALK
Planet Walk Colorado Springs is a group of volunteers that are all dedication to this common mission.
With your sponsorships and donations, we can achieve our goal of bringing the Planet Walk to Colorado Springs, Colorado. Together, we will design and construct a scale model of our solar system, available and accessible to the public in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, Earth.
Formulate conceptual designs
Select best design in concert with the City of Colorado Springs decision makers
Prepare complete design, again in concert with City agencies.
Solicit proposals to construct the Planet Walk
Select the most responsive bidder
Obtain necessary permits and clearances.
Construct sun and planet models, signages beginning at America the Beautiful Park and proceeding north along the Santa Fe Trail.
Provide adequate operation and maintenance endowment for the project
Present the Planet Walk to the City
As Colorado Springs strengthens its ties to science, the PWCS team plans on growing the city's involvement even further. The project intends to have great effects on its community,
The project will stimulate additional interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) within the community.
By installing the model on public trails, the public's awareness of the beautiful Colorado Springs' trail network will grow.
The Planet Walk has the unique opportunity to support increased tourism in Colorado Springs as the new home of the US Space Force.