62 miles
Distance
17,794 ft
Climb
-17,788 ft
Descent
3 miles
High Point

Approximately 60 mile loop that summits Pike's Peak. Starts and ends at the Red Rock Canyon Open Space. Six timed sections scattered throughout the loop. Trails as part of the descent include Barr, Pipeline, Trail 672, Kineo Mountain, Captain Jacks, Sesame Canyon, Section 16 and Santa COS.

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Route Sections

1 Timed Section
2 Timed Section
3 Timed Section
4 Timed Section
5 Timed Section
6 Timed Section

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Pike's Peak and Cheyenne Mountain Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,170 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,172 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,178 ft
  • Grade
    0.002%
  • Grade max
    -59.22%
  • Grade min
    62.287%
  • Distance climb
    30 miles
  • Distance down
    30 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Santa COS
Dec 11, 2018 @ 12:21pm
Dec 11, 2018
Killing Field
Dec 8, 2018 @ 8:21am
Dec 8, 2018
Palmer Trail
Nov 20, 2018 @ 4:46pm
Nov 20, 2018
packed snow with a few icy spots and a few clear spots, fine for climbing
Section 16
Nov 20, 2018 @ 4:44pm
Nov 20, 2018
Very icy at the top 1/3, wet below that with a few muddy spots
Gold Camp Road
Oct 28, 2018 @ 2:33pm
Oct 28, 2018
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