When I visit the Southwest United States I often will sit and just absorb the history that you can actually feel. The Garden of the Gods is one of those areas. Native Americans inhabited this region as far back as 250 BC. Many native peoples have reported a connection to Garden of the Gods, including Ute, Comanche, Apache, Kiowa, Shoshone, Cheyenne, Pawnee and Lakota people.
Here’s a great article about his visit to this beautiful park from Mike Wendland.