Activities on Pikes Peak

Drive to the Summit

The Pikes Peak Highway is the ultimate viewing experience—almost 20 miles of unbelievable scenery and incredible panoramic views.

Ride the Cog Rail

The Pikes Peak Cog Rail provides a unique and unforgetable experience on the way to the summit.

Shop and Eat

There are no shopping malls or four-star eateries on Pikes Peak, but there are three opportunities to pick up a quick bite and some mementos of your trip.

Hike the Trails

Hundreds of miles of trails can be accessed on and around Pikes Peak. Whether you hike or bike, find one that fits your liking.

Bicycle Riding on Pikes Peak

Though it's a challenging uphill ride, bicycle riding is now allowed on the Pikes Peak Highway.

Go Fishing

Whether you're just a kid with a string and a bobber, or a world-class fly caster, the three reservoirs on Pikes Peak provide ample opportunity to put a Rocky Mountain Rainbow Trout in your creel.

Aspens in the Fall on Pikes Peak Highway Just Before Crystal Reservoir

Aspens on Pikes Peak near Crystal Reservoir