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Blue Loop and Challenge Hill

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 3.8 (8)

Challenge Hill is a 200-step climb up the face of the mountain.


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Map Key

0.6

Miles

1.0

KM

Loop

6,569' 2,002 m

High

6,413' 1,955 m

Low

135' 41 m

Up

157' 48 m

Down

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Unknown

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Description

Challenge Hill is a 200 timber step climb that gains 178 feet in elevation, similar to the Manitou Springs Incline. Once at the top, take in the views before following the Blue Trail back down to the bottom, where you can do it all again!

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Derek Griffiths

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  3.8 from 8 votes

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  3.8 from 8 votes
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#1,040

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Challenge Hill on the Blue Loop- 200 steps!
Oct 31, 2015 near Castle…, CO

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Jun 28, 2020
Matt Culpepper
+2 full loops plus 3 Challenge Hills 2mi — 3h 00m
Feb 24, 2018
Don De Guzman
A nice cardio workout. Did two loops.
Jul 1, 2017
K K
Up in 3.5 mins Down in 12 mins 4x
Feb 16, 2017
C Layton