Briargate is a community in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States. It is a part of the Colorado Springs, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. It borders Northgate to the south, Falcon to the west, Northeast Colorado Springs to the north, and Air Force Academy to the east.
Main roads serving Briargate include Research Parkway, Briargate Parkway, Voyager Parkway, Chapel Hills Drive, and North Union Boulevard. The community can be accessed via the interchange of Interstate 25 to the west, and the intersection of North Powers Boulevard and Old Ranch Road from the northeast then Chapel Hills Road or the intersection of North Powers Boulevard and Briargate Parkway. North Powers Boulevard passes briefly through the northeastern area of the community running diagonally heading towards Northgate. The community straddles Interstate 25. North Academy Boulevard serves as the main commercial strip of the neighborhood.
Briargate offers views of the Rocky Mountains, including Pikes Peak. The community has many green open spaces, including the ranch-themed John Venezia Community Park, Rampart Dog Park, Ford Frick Park, and John Stone Park; as well as shopping malls and a summer farmers’ market such as Chapel Hills Mall, The Promenade Shops At Briargate, Marketplace at Briargate and Market At Chapel Hills-West. Low-key, global eateries dot the neighborhood such as Chick-fil-A, and McDonald’s, Culver’s, Five Guys and a lot more. Many famous hotels populate the neighborhood such as The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs, Days Inn by Wyndham Colorado Springs Air Force Academy, Hampton Inn Colorado Springs I-25 Central and Embassy Suites by Hilton Colorado Springs. At the nearby United States Air Force Academy, the Cadet Chapel is known for its striking spiked roof.
Places of education serving the Briargate include Mountain View Elementary School and Challenger Middle School off north of Lexington Drive, Mountain Ridge Middle School and Rampart High School off south of Lexington Drive, High Plains Elementary School off Vintage Drive, Academy Endeavour Elementary off Hampton Park Drive, and Liberty High School off Scarborough Drive.
UCHealth Memorial Hospital North to the west of Briargate Parkway and Complete Care Colorado Springs serves the community.
Briargate Coordinates: 38.9570° N, 104.7696° W