There are a myriad of outdoor recreational activities available in the Pikes Peak region. Listed below are some of the popular activities that our community has learned to love and share. Simply click on an activity to find out more and start planning your next adventure!
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Our region is an epicenter for a countless amount of diverse outdoor recreation. A major reason we are able to support so many different activities is because of the unique geography of our area, and the support for the outdoor recreation industry from our community. Click on one of the places below for a comprehensive list of areas in our region that fit in that category, along with a map to help direct you. If you want to see some of our favorites, use the "Staff Picks" icon to filter and guide you.
The insane amount of developed and well-maintained trail systems in the Pikes Peak region is hard to grasp. No matter if you’re a mountain biker looking to get technical at Palmer Park, a hiker enjoying the astonishing red rock features at Red Rock Open Space, or a Dirt Biker ripping up Captain Jacks trail to the top of High Drive, our area has something for everyone. Click on the appropriate activity below to get a map and an extensive list of trails that permit to that activity.
Apr. 27, 2019 | 10 am-12 pm
A scavenger hunt-style race inspired by The Amazing Race (TV)! The race will take you to surprise locations around the city to complete tasks at each checkpoint for some serious fun!open_in_newLearn More
Apr. 27, 2019 | 9-11 am
Earth Day at The Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center.open_in_newLearn More
Apr. 27-28, 2019 | 9 am-5 pm
A weekend event full of gardening info, kid-friendly fun, and tree sales.open_in_newLearn More
Apr. 26-30, 2019 | 9 am-5 pm
This course will cover many of the basics of survival as well as some advanced survival tactics. We will focus on cold weather survival but also teach you techniques you can use all year long.open_in_newLearn More
Apr. 6-Sep. 29, 2019 | 2-5 pm