Length: 13.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Camping
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: At Manitou Springs W of Colorado Springs on US 24. Connects to Summit of Pikes Peak.
States: Colorado
Latitude: 38.8558   Longitude: -104.93394

Trailhead is off Ruxton Avenue, Manitou Springs above the Pikes Peak Cog Railroad depot.


Trail passes through 3 ecological zones - montane, spruce-fir and alpine to gain Pikes Peak - a historical landmark.

Additional Details

Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1979

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Pike-San Isabel National Forest
Pike Peaks Ranger District
601 South Weber St.
Colorado Springs , CO 80903



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