11.4 miles
Distance
1,146 ft
Climb
-1,143 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Apex stage 1The Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox is a unique 4-day mountain bike challenge on the slopes of Pikes Peak, America’s Mountain. September 23-26, 2021.

The event features exhilarating, exceptionally crafted routes through dirt roads, jeep trails, and the amazing alpine singletrack that is essential Pikes Peak. The terrain will be challenging, but not overly technical. This rigorous Rocky Mountain trail experience through the aspens in Colorado’s backcountry will draw not only professional riders, but also amateur cyclists looking for a bucket list endurance experience.

Detailed Description
2021 APEX Stage 1: Palmer Park is a 11 mile popular easy route located near Colorado Springs Colorado. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 1,146 ft with a max elevation of 6,593 ft then descends -1,143 ft.
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1 Review & Comments

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doubletrackdodgermtb (Oct 17, 2020 at 21:39)
Trail South Canyon
Marked as south canyon, this trail starts technical, then quickly becomes fast and flowy with some random stairs and rock gardens thrown in. There is a run little jump on the connector path to the parking lot mid trail
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More Stats for 2021 APEX Stage 1: Palmer Park mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,355 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,355 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,355 ft
  • Grade max
    -31.1%
  • Grade min
    31.8%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Daydreamer Release Video
Daydreamer Release Video
trail: Grandview
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May 23, 2021
RAD Apparel Daydreamer mtb jersey release video featuring Ryan and John Craft. all video was shot at Palmer Park, located in Colorado Springs, CO.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Sep 9, 2022 @ 4:44pm
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Jul 31, 2022 @ 3:04pm
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