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Red Rock Canyon

south of U.S. 24 near 31st St., base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO
+1 719-385-5940
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Lots of good walking and cycling travks

There are masses of walking and cycling tracks to chose from. You decide how long or far you want... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
D P
,
Wellington, New Zealand
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LOVE RED ROCK Canyon!

I have traveled around the world extensively and can truthfully say that this entire area is one of... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Spectre_PJ
,
Safety Harbor, Florida
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“old quarry” (17 reviews)
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south of U.S. 24 near 31st St., base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO
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+1 719-385-5940
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"old quarry"
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"great place to hike"
in 42 reviews
"off leash dog"
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"small lake"
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"great hiking"
in 37 reviews
"mountain biking"
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"porta potties"
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"beautiful hike"
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"close to town"
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"parking lot"
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"easy hiking"
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"bring water"
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"beautiful area"
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"great park"
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"amazing views"
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"manitou springs"
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

There are masses of walking and cycling tracks to chose from. You decide how long or far you want to go. Plenty to see from the red rocks, the quarry and the ponds. Head up into the hills to get stunning views down over Colorado...More

Thank D P
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

I have traveled around the world extensively and can truthfully say that this entire area is one of the most beautiful places for sure. We love the natural beauty of the Red Rocks everywhere and all the super cool rock formations not to mention the...More

Thank Spectre_PJ
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

First - I am a tourist so I understand that locals won't have the same comments that I do. After hiking at Garden of the Gods I was expecting a little bit more signage at Red Rock so I know where to hike. I would...More

Thank kendrash
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Always a good hike. I go there frequently so had limit the travel time down to just the most recent trip which was on the Section 16 loop.

Thank Rebecca A
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

So easy to get to with plenty of parking. The maps are great and you can decide how far you want to walk. The hike will certainly clear your head but can still see town from the hills which I usually want to forget about....More

Thank VickiShehan
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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Driving through Red Rock Canyon was fantastic. Plus, it's free. Several times we got out and the kids can lend up the rocks and things like that. The views are amazing. Roads are well maintained. It was just a nice drive for the whole family

2  Thank Fam_Tvler
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

I am always impressed with the different shades of red you see in the rock formations. The formations themselves are pieces of wonder and then add the color. Makes for a sight you'll be very happy you took the time to see and share.

Thank Thomas B
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Our long hiking trip in Colorado after 20 hours trip started here as we needed few days to get climatized before the hikes in Pikes Peak etc.... we had a whole day trek - took wonderful pictures... parking may be a problem if you arrive...More

1  Thank DORDubai
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Nice trail system, especially the upper trails. But too many dogs off leash on the trails. The city apparently cannot control all the people ignoring leash laws. Also, cars have been broken into. I stopped coming here for these reasons.

2  Thank AutumnSnow11
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

This is a wonderful tour of the incredible red rocks, which are huge and all different sizes. Some are very unique and it is amazing to stop and walk to get closer to them.

Thank bob k
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Sondra W
April 4, 2018|
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Response from AutumnSnow11 | Reviewed this property |
It’s free :)
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MinooTravels
April 3, 2018|
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Response from servehim65 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, too early. Mid summer might be good provided we have rain.
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