Sleeping Giant Trail
ElevationAscent: 54' 16 m
Descent: -46' -14 m
High: 6,506' 1,983 m
Low: 6,452' 1,967 m
GradeAvg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 15% (9°)
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“A dirt pathway climbing up to the northern base of Sleeping Giant with nice views.”— Karl W
Family Friendly This trail is easily accessible, offers great views, and some more interesting trail.
After a short climb, the trail snakes along the northern edge of the Sleeping Giant rock formation. There can be some fun spots on this section for kids to play on the rocks without actually "climbing". Views to the north include the Three Graces / Cathedral Spires formation, Sentinel Rock, and Kissing Camels. Head back down and return to the paved pathway to complete this trail.
Land Manager: City of Colorado Springs, CO- Parks, Trails & Open Space