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Fountain Creek Regional Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.6 (8)

The Fountain Creek Regional Trail begins in southern Colorado Springs and ends in Fountain.


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Map Key

10.7

Miles

17.2

KM

Doubletrack

5,811' 1,771 m

High

5,544' 1,690 m

Low

160' 49 m

Up

380' 116 m

Down

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Not Allowed

Family Friendly Wide doubletrack with easy grade.

Hours: Dusk to Dawn.

Description

The Fountain Creek Regional Trail is a 10-mile trail that begins in southern Colorado Springs and ends in Fountain.

The trail begins at El Pomar Youth Sports Park and connects to the Pikes Peak Greenway Trail, which connects higher to the New Santa Fe Regional Trail, which runs from Monument to Fountain.

The trail parallels Fountain Creek and continues as an easy, doubletrack, dirt trail which descends 200 feet over its entire length.

At mile 8, the trail passes through Fountain Creek Regional Park. It ends at an access road of I-25 in Fountain.

Contacts

Land Manager: El Paso County Parks

Shared By:

Allen Tanner with improvements by Jon Arnold

Trail Ratings

  3.6 from 8 votes

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in Fort Carson

#18091

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#1

in Fort Carson

#1,535

in Colorado

#18,091

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Bridge that is collapsed on the east side.
Apr 8, 2018 near Fountain, CO
Collapsed bridge
Apr 8, 2018 near Fountain, CO

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Mar 28, 2021
Derek May
I rode this trail yesterday for the first time. It was an awesome trail. I'd recommend it for anyone who wants a good workout at any skill level. 19.4mi
Dec 9, 2018
Geoff Durheim
Mar 18, 2017
Christa Bourg
First time on this trail, we'll see how it goes!