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390 mi 627 km of trail 30 Recommended Routes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 61 Trails Intermediate Trails 105 Trails Hard Trails 13 Trails
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gem Favorite The view from the beginning of the loop.

Kissing Camels

(6) Manitou…, CO

Recommended Routes in Colorado Springs - 22

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Favorite Bear blocking the trail!
Intermediate/Difficult

Section 16/Palmer Loop

5.9 mi 9.6 km 1,287' Up 392.19 m Up 1,288' Down 392.48 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Garden of the Gods is magical, the best time is at sunset!
Intermediate

Garden of the Gods Loop

4.0 mi 6.5 km 414' Up 126.08 m Up 414' Down 126.3 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Overlooking Colorado Springs about half way up the Mt. Muscoco trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Muscoco

2.0 mi 3.3 km 1,248' Up 380.47 m Up 17' Down 5.13 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Devil's Playground
Difficult

Pikes Peak Northwest Slopes

6.6 mi 10.6 km 4,123' Up 1256.58 m Up 27' Down 8.28 m Down

Cascade…, CO
Favorite Bridge #7 in early October
Difficult

Mount Rosa via Pipeline Trail

14.7 mi 23.7 km 4,197' Up 1279.26 m Up 4,192' Down 1277.67 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Snowy day in Garden of the Gods
Easy/Intermediate

Garden of the Gods Inner Loop

1.3 mi 2.1 km 134' Up 40.95 m Up 135' Down 41.04 m Down

Colorad…, CO
Favorite A gnarled tree with plenty of character.
Intermediate

Ute Valley Loop

3.8 mi 6.2 km 338' Up 102.96 m Up 335' Down 102.23 m Down

Air For…, CO
Favorite Just after the trailhead at the incline.
Difficult

Barr Camp Out-and-Back

13.5 mi 21.7 km 3,619' Up 1103.22 m Up 3,619' Down 1102.95 m Down

Manitou…, CO

Trails in Colorado Springs - 149

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1The Manitou Incline
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 87 
12.5 mi 20.1 km #2Barr Trail
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 32 
2.0 mi 3.3 km #37 Bridges Trail (#622)
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO 29 
3.8 mi 6.1 km #4Columbine Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO 23 
3.7 mi 6.0 km #5St. Mary Falls Trail (#624)
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO 19 
2.3 mi 3.7 km #6Catamount Trail (Green Mountain Falls)
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade-Chipita Park, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Cascade-Chipita Park, CO 10 
4.2 mi 6.7 km #7Dixon Trail
Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
Difficult
Fort Carson, CO 12 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #8Pulpit Ridge Loop
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO
4.6 mi 7.4 km #9Mason Trail
Intermediate
Cripple Creek, CO
Intermediate
Cripple Creek, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Prairie Loop Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Cimarron Hills, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Cimarron Hills, CO
0.5 mi 0.9 km #11Ridgetop Trail
Easy
Cimarron Hills, CO
Easy
Cimarron Hills, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km #12Scrub Oak Path
Intermediate
Air Force Academy, CO
Intermediate
Air Force Academy, CO
2.3 mi 3.7 km #13Blodgett Peak
Difficult
Air Force Academy, CO
Difficult
Air Force Academy, CO 19 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #14Mt. Cutler Trail
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate
Manitou Springs, CO 24 
3.8 mi 6.1 km #15Templeton Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO 15 
0.8 mi 1.3 km #16Perkins Central Garden Trail
Easy
Manitou Springs, CO
Easy
Manitou Springs, CO
3.0 mi 4.9 km #17Sundance
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #18Zook Loop
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
3.3 mi 5.3 km #19Blackmer Loop
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
2.9 mi 4.7 km #20Heizer Trail
Difficult
Cascade-Chipita Park, CO
Difficult
Cascade-Chipita Park, CO

Photos of Colorado Springs - 378

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Snowy day in Garden of the Gods
Mar 7, 2019 near Manitou…, CO
Devil's Playground
Jul 20, 2015 near Manitou…, CO
Open paths & fall colors
Mar 7, 2019 near Colorad…, CO
Cathedral Valley's red sandstone formations.
Feb 27, 2019 near Manitou…, CO
You work hard below tree line but the views up here pay off.
Sep 11, 2015 near Manitou…, CO
Garden of the Gods is magical, the best time is at sunset!
Aug 28, 2016 near Manitou…, CO
Overlooking Colorado Springs about half way up the Mt. Muscoco trail.
May 20, 2016 near Colorad…, CO
Siamese Twins hides just around the corner along the Palmer Trail.
Feb 2, 2017 near Manitou…, CO