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Location At Manitou Springs W of Colorado Springs on US 24. Connects to Summit of Pikes Peak.
State(s) Colorado
Length 13.00 Miles / 20.92 Km Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses Camping
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No Parking Fee? No




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


Visitor Information

Date Opens: 1/1 - Date Closes: 1/1

Time Opens: Not Available - Time Closes: Not Available


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


Additional Information

Width: 0 inches.

Primary Surface: Not Available

Secondary Surface: None

Average Grade: 0%

Elevation Low Point: Not Available

Elevation High Point: Not Available

Year Designated: 1979

Date Last Updated: 09/26/2012


Contact Information

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


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