This 5 mile round trip trail has numerous opportunities for extending your run, just be careful to GPS your trip as it is EASY to get off route out there. The trail is quite strenuous, so come prepared for a good workout and great views!
Découvrez COLORADO SPRINGS à travers les parcours Salomon.
ROUTE Grandview Trail
The Grandview Trail is an easy (green) 2 miles one way trail to one of the best lookout spots in Palmer Park, with plenty of views of Pikes Peak along the way. Run it as on out and back, or find one of the many trails in the park to create your own run.
ROUTE The Incline
The incline is a set of old railroad ties that climbs 2,000 feet in elevation just under a mile in length. This route starts at Memorial Park in downtown Manitou Springs. Memorial Park is a good place to park and then you can run a mile and a quarter through town and up Ruxton Ave to the base of the incline. Turn around at the top.
ROUTE Barr Camp
Barr Trail is roughly 13 miles to the top of Pikes Peak, and halfway up the mountain you will find Barr Camp, a rustic cabin complete with options to bunk overnight and have a meal prepared for you. http://www.barrcamp.com/ Keep in mind that a trip up to the cabin AND BACK will put you at close to 13 miles for the round trip. In winter, ...
ROUTE Pikes Peak Greenway
The Pikes Peak Greenway is a multi-use trail that runs North and South through Colorado Springs. Following Monument Creek through town, it is a mixture of dirt, pavement and blacktop. This section of the trail starts at the Costco on N Nevada and ends downtown at America the Beautiful park.
Colo Spgs view
Experimental Forest turnoff