Near Colorado Springs | 8 Miles | Moderate | 8,733 Feet | Out and Back
Long’s Ranch Road is one of several alternative routes that link up to Barr Trail. It is used by trail runners seeking a loop trail around Barr Trail or as an alternative approach to the Barr Trail other than from crowded Manitou Springs. This trailhead is along Highway 24 in the Ute Pass and is across from the Waldo Canyon trailhead. Use Long’s Ranch Road for a quiet approach to Barr Trail.
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