Pikes Peak via Barr Trail

9 reviews #2 hike out of 342 in
11.7 mi
Distance
4 hrs 51 min
Time
terrain
7,459 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is a difficult one way trail to Pikes Peak in Pike National Forest.

This trail goes by Rocky Mountain and Barr Camp.



    Rate this Hike

    user_profile
    2 months, 2 weeks ago
    My son and I completed this trail yesterday. Started at 0430 at the trail head in Manitou Springs. This was the hardest trail I’ve done to date especially the last 3 miles but what a great accomplished feeling! In the downside there’s a detour at the summit due to construction on the new visitor center. This is the most BS part of the trip as when you summit you’re literally at the visitor center restricted by a fence. Instead of making a small corridor for the hikers they reroute you down to the highway and you have to walk another .8 of a mile back up to the summit. At that point we were exhausted and feeling a little frustrated toward the lack of consideration for the hikers! There wasn’t any construction activities even going on. Other than that it was an amazing hike and beautiful views at every turn. Thank you Great Spirits!
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    2 months, 1 week ago
    ★ ★

    user_profile
    2 months, 3 weeks ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    3 months, 3 weeks ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    4 months ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    1 year ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    1 year, 3 months ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    1 year, 4 months ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    user_profile
    1 year, 4 months ago
    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★


Public Tracks

user_profile
William 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Pikes Peak
RT 8hr 33min Ascent Barr Camp 2hr 18min Ascent Pikes 5hr 10min Descent 3hr 23min Mainly summer conditions. Few patches of unavoidable boot packed snow and ice above treeline. Construction going on at top, had to scramble off trail for last 100ft or so. Very cool clouds today!
user_profile
davidhsheppard 5 years, 2 months ago
Pikes Peak, Manitou Springs, CO
From Manitou Springs trail head
user_profile
pj_columbia 1 month, 1 week ago
user_profile
Ben 2 months ago
user_profile
Jmrdelorean 2 months, 1 week ago
user_profile
Fregas 2 months, 2 weeks ago
user_profile
rebecca.taranto 2 months, 3 weeks ago
user_profile
Hunter Nerison 1 year ago
user_profile
chasetb 1 year ago
user_profile
rtpftguy 1 year, 1 month ago
user_profile
c.weipert 1 year, 2 months ago
user_profile
annameehan 1 year, 4 months ago
user_profile
matttheaxebrown 1 year, 4 months ago
user_profile
ravenonthemountain 1 year, 4 months ago
user_profile
Brian 1 year, 9 months ago
user_profile
Clay Gagnon 3 years, 1 month ago
user_profile
Joshua 3 years, 2 months ago
user_profile
Joshua 3 years, 2 months ago
user_profile
PBaker14 3 years, 2 months ago
user_profile
stevemalangone 3 years, 4 months ago
user_profile
maddhaus 5 years, 1 month ago
user_profile
maddhaus 5 years, 1 month ago
user_profile
maddhaus 5 years, 1 month ago
user_profile
davidhsheppard 5 years, 2 months ago
user_profile
r.arner 6 years, 4 months ago
user_profile
r.arner 6 years, 4 months ago
user_profile
r.arner 6 years, 4 months ago
user_profile
r.arner 6 years, 4 months ago