Bike Trails & Nearby Breweries - Visit Colorado Springs

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Top 6 Bikes Trails in the Pikes Peak Region

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Ute Valley Park
Mileage:
1 to 8 miles
Difficulty: Beginner to Intermediate
Location: 1705 Vindicator Dr. 
Description: This ride offers a varying terrain, with some technical areas, pine forest and interesting rock formations.
Closest Brewery: Red Leg Brewing Co.

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Elk Park Trail 
Mileage: 11 miles (one way)
Difficulty: Advanced
Location: Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain  
Description: A bit of a climb, but completely worth the views. This high-elevation, alpine ride starts above tree line and ends at Barr Camp.
Closest Brewery: Fossil Craft Beer Co. 

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Palmer Park
Mileage: 1 - 12 miles
Difficulty: Beginner to Advanced
Location: 3650 Maizeland Rd
Description: A variety of trails named and rated like ski slopes. Stick to the greens if you’re looking for something easier.
Closest Brewery: Goat Patch Brewing

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Lovell Gulch Trail
Mileage: 5-mile loop
Difficulty: Intermediate
Location: Woodland Park 
Description: This loop is relatively short and mostly single-track. The ride crosses a creek with fun downhill and aspen groves.  
Closest Brewery: Ute Pass Brewing Co. 

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Palmer Loop/Section 16
Mileage: 6-mile loop
Difficulty: Intermediate
Location: Gold Camp Road 
Description: An entertaining ride high up the mountainside that showcases great single-track and views of Colorado Springs and Garden of the Gods Park. 
Closest Brewery: Bristol Brewing Co. 

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New Santa Fe Regional Trail
Mileage: 14 miles (one way)
Difficulty: Beginner
Location: Parallels Interstate 25 
Description: A scenic ride along the Front Range Mountains from Colorado Springs to Palmer Lake, you can see wildlife, interpretive signs and geological features. 
Closest Brewery: Colorado Mtn. Brewery


Fossil Craft Beer Company

Fossil Craft Beer Company

***For an alternative route during summer construction, take Colorado Avenue - 1 block north and parallel to Highway 24.In honor of the…

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Goat Patch Brewing

Goat Patch Brewing

Goat Patch Brewing was established in 2016 with a dedication to providing patrons with masterfully crafted, balanced brews. We want to…

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Ute Pass Brewing Company

Ute Pass Brewing Company

Expect warm, welcome service in friendly surroundings. Serving beers on tap and Colorado pub cuisine. Come in, relax, and have a beer!

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Bristol Brewing Company

Bristol Brewing Company

The quality and flavor of the beer drive everything at Bristol. With over two decades of brewing expertise behind us, we continue to explore…

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Colorado Mountain Brewery - Interquest

Colorado Mountain Brewery - Interquest

Craft beer is serious business, and our years of brewing experience have shaped our unique beers and original ales to mean serious Colorado…

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