History of Pikes Peak

A timeline of historical events associated with Pikes Peak, the Cog Rail, the Pikes Peak Highway, Glen Cove, the Summit House and notable people such the Ute Indians, President Jefferson, Zebulon Pike, Steven Long, Edwin James, Julia Archibald Holmes, Spencer Penrose, Katharine Lee Bates and the Frozen Five.


Please select a timeframe below to see events that occurred during that period.

Thomas Jefferson
Zebulon Pike
Dr. Edwin James
Major John Charles Frémont
Wagon canvas marked with Pikes Peak or Bust