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106 mi 171 km of trail 5 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 16 Trails Intermediate Trails 31 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Cañon City - 6

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Favorite Canon City is the ideal spring and fall destination for all the Colorado Front Rangers.
Intermediate/Difficult

Oil Well Flats Trail System

13.2 mi 21.3 km 1,171' Up 356.86 m Up 1,171' Down 356.92 m Down

Lincoln…, CO
Favorite Snowy peaks
Intermediate/Difficult

Royal Gorge Tour

11.6 mi 18.6 km 1,161' Up 353.73 m Up 1,160' Down 353.56 m Down

Cañon C…, CO
Favorite Phantom Canyon Road is hard packed
Intermediate

Colorado Springs to Cañon City Bikepack via Cripple Creek and Victor

141.6 mi 227.9 km 10,383' Up 3164.85 m Up 10,385' Down 3165.38 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Top of the trail where you start getting into the Ponderosa Trees.
Intermediate

Section 13

5.9 mi 9.5 km 893' Up 272.09 m Up 895' Down 272.75 m Down

Cañon C…, CO
Favorite Rainbow Trail on a fall evening.
Difficult

Rainbow Trail #1336

98.1 mi 157.8 km 14,891' Up 4538.67 m Up 14,697' Down 4479.55 m Down

Westcliffe, CO
Favorite Canon City is the ideal spring and fall destination for all the Colorado Front Rangers.
Intermediate

Out and Back Park Loop

13.3 mi 21.4 km 1,305' Up 397.71 m Up 1,312' Down 399.75 m Down

Lincoln…, CO

Trails in Cañon City - 44

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1.8 mi 2.9 km #1Fracture
Intermediate
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1.7 mi 2.8 km #2Canyon Rim Trail
Intermediate
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3.1 mi 5.0 km #3Unconformity
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1.8 mi 2.9 km #4Dream Weaver
Intermediate
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2.7 mi 4.4 km #5Anticline
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0.7 mi 1.2 km #6Overlook Loop
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3.1 mi 5.0 km #7Island in the Sky
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2.3 mi 3.7 km #8Tectonic Shift
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1.8 mi 2.8 km #9Redemption
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1.4 mi 2.2 km #10Mutton Bustin'
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1.2 mi 2.0 km #11Summit Trail
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0.4 mi 0.6 km #12Overlook Trail
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0.9 mi 1.5 km #13Fire Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
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1.7 mi 2.7 km #14Twisted Cistern
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1.6 mi 2.5 km #15Dakota Ridge Trail
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1.8 mi 2.9 km #16The Great Escape
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0.7 mi 1.1 km #17Cañon Vista
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1.2 mi 1.9 km #18Darkside of the Moon
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1.9 mi 3.1 km #19Graneros Trail
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1.9 mi 3.0 km #20FAR Out
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Photos of Cañon City - 84

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Canon City is the ideal spring and fall destination for all the Colorado Front Rangers.
Apr 21, 2016 near Cañon C…, CO
Unconformity!
Nov 5, 2016 near Lincoln…, CO
Perfect day for a ride on the Island in the Sky Trail.
Dec 25, 2015 near Cañon C…, CO
Island in the Sky overlook headed towards Fire Canyon
Dec 27, 2014 near Cañon C…, CO
Crazy rock formations seem to pop up out of nowhere on the Tectonic Shift trail at Oil Well Flats.
Apr 21, 2016 near Cañon C…, CO
Golden hour on Island in the Sky Trail. Oil Well Flats delivering the mid-February goods!
Mar 1, 2016 near Cañon C…, CO
Perched at the top of Island in the Sky.
Aug 18, 2018 near Lincoln…, CO
Unconformity stoned switchback inside line
Dec 27, 2014 near Cañon C…, CO