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119 mi 191 km of trail 10 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 15 Trails Intermediate Trails 22 Trails Hard Trails 10 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Fort Carson - 10

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Favorite Climbing Columbine Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Chutes - Gold Camp Rd - Buckhorn - Captain Jack's

13.6 mi 22.0 km 1,978' Up 602.99 m Up 1,976' Down 602.32 m Down

Colorad…, CO
Favorite Shredding Cpt. Jacks in the snow
Difficult

Pikes Peak Plummet

26.3 mi 42.3 km 1,070' Up 326.26 m Up 6,675' Down 2034.51 m Down

Cascade…, CO
Favorite Clean it! It's all smiles as we tackle one of the challenging rock gardens on the Blackmer Loop.
Intermediate

Cheyenne Mtn State Park - Big Loop

14.3 mi 23.1 km 1,618' Up 493.04 m Up 1,604' Down 489.05 m Down

Fort Ca…, CO
Favorite Climbing Columbine Trail.
Difficult

Jones Park Loop

36.8 mi 59.2 km 4,495' Up 1369.96 m Up 4,488' Down 1367.98 m Down

Colorad…, CO
Favorite Shredding Cpt. Jacks in the snow
Difficult

Pipeline Descent

9.8 mi 15.7 km 65' Up 19.91 m Up 3,169' Down 965.89 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite Running the Chutes
Intermediate/Difficult

Fun quick loop at Cheyenne

7.1 mi 11.5 km 949' Up 289.17 m Up 948' Down 288.9 m Down

Colorad…, 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 Amazing view after a long climb!
Difficult

Ring the Peak 2019

66.8 mi 107.5 km 10,373' Up 3161.56 m Up 10,373' Down 3161.84 m Down

Manitou…, CO
Favorite New singletrack on Putney Gulch trail makes for a fun technical ride.
Difficult

Ring the Peak

67.0 mi 107.8 km 8,952' Up 2728.61 m Up 8,952' Down 2728.62 m Down

Colorad…, CO
Favorite Climbing Columbine Trail.
Difficult

Canyon Climbfest

24.3 mi 39.0 km 3,697' Up 1126.77 m Up 3,718' Down 1133.25 m Down

Colorad…, CO

Trails in Fort Carson - 37

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3.4 mi 5.5 km #1Captain Jack's
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 102 
1.0 mi 1.5 km #2Chutes
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO 50 
0.4 mi 0.6 km #3Captain Morgan's
Very Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO
Very Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO 25 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #4Buckhorn
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 25 
1.5 mi 2.4 km #5North Talon
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO 13 
3.3 mi 5.3 km #6Blackmer Loop
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO 18 
0.9 mi 1.4 km #7Boulder Run
Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
4.1 mi 6.6 km #8Columbine Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Colorado Springs, CO 20 
1.5 mi 2.4 km #9Upper Buckhorn #667
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 13 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #10South Talon
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO 10 
2.1 mi 3.5 km #11Chamberlain Trail
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO
Intermediate
Colorado Springs, CO 17 
2.5 mi 4.1 km #12Talon
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO 15 
1.0 mi 1.6 km #13Zook Loop
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate
Fort Carson, CO
2.4 mi 3.9 km #14Dixon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km #15Daniel's Pass Trail
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 11 
1.6 mi 2.6 km #16Bear Creek Trail (#666)
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 14 
1.3 mi 2.2 km #17Coyote Run
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Carson, CO
3.5 mi 5.7 km #18St. Mary's Trail
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO 11 
3.0 mi 4.9 km #19Sundance Loop
Easy
Fort Carson, CO
Easy
Fort Carson, CO 18 
1.4 mi 2.2 km #20Kineo Mountain Trail #667
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Manitou Springs, CO

Photos of Fort Carson - 90

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Clean it! It's all smiles as we tackle one of the challenging rock gardens on the Blackmer Loop.
Mar 25, 2017 near Fort Ca…, CO
Climbing Columbine Trail.
May 14, 2016 near Manitou…, CO
One of the loops offers techy boulder-climbing sections.
Mar 25, 2017 near Fort Ca…, CO
Running the Chutes
Mar 1, 2019 near Colorad…, CO
Top of buckhorn Loop entering the downhill of Capt'n Jacks!
Jul 3, 2014 near Manitou…, CO
A nice waterfall on St. Mary's Trail!
Mar 30, 2015 near Manitou…, CO
A fun day on one of the best rides in Colorado Springs.
Nov 16, 2017 near Colorad…, CO
Top of 666 in the beginning of March - can still be a bit icy
Mar 11, 2018 near Manitou…, CO