Welcome to Pueblo

Resident Life

Internal Medicine Residents enjoy a variety of experiences, hobbies in the Pueblo and surrounding community to promote wellness and work life balance. Click on the link below to see some of the activities and places to explore here.


For the Outdoorsy:

Lake Pueblo Reservoir

  • Kayak and paddle board rentals available
  • Boating/water sports/fishing
  • Camping and biking trails

Lake Isabel

Numerous Ski Resorts

-          https://www.uncovercolorado.com/skiing-snowboarding/

Hot Springs (multiple options)

  • Pagosa Springs and Mount Princeton among the most popular

-          https://www.uncovercolorado.com/hot-springs/

White Water Rafting

-          https://www.uncovercolorado.com/whitewater-rafting/

Numerous Golf Courses including Elmwood, Walking Stick and Desert Hawk

For the Kids

Penny Arcade in Manitou Springs

Santa's North Pole

Water World Water Park

Royal Gorge Train (Santa Express during Holiday season)

Taffy's Old time Candy Shop in Pueblo

Colorado State Fair (End of summer fun with concerts, rodeos, food and carnival rides/games and more)

Pueblo or Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

The Rides at City Park

For those who want unique experiences

Royal Gorge Bridge

Great Sand Dunes National Park

Hanging Lake

Mesa Verde/Chimney Rock

Pikes Peak Cog Railway

Garden of the Gods

For the Foodies

Summer farmers market on the Riverwalk once a week

County farms for season produce and baked goods at reasonable prices. They also have pumpkin patches and corn mazes for the kids in the fall.

-          MAURO FARMS https://maurofarms.com/

-          MILBERGER FARMS https://milbergerfarms.com/

           MUSSO FARMS https://www.mussofarmschileroom.com/

Abby Winery

-          https://abbeywinery.com/

Gagliano's Italian Market

-          https://gaglianosmarket.com/

Banquet Schusters Bakery

Spingside Cheese Shop

For the Gamblers

Black Hawk - Larger Casinos

Cripple Creek - old town feel

Life in Pueblo

Pueblo provides the learning opportunities of a large medical center with a small-town feel. A variety of recreation spots, restaurants and activities for both families and young professionals are available within a short distance. There are multiple airports nearby, with international travel available from Denver Airport only 2 hours away for those seeking opportunity for travel.

 Life as a resident

We strive to provide an environment where residents feel supported by the colleagues and faculty and have a good work/life balance.