The Ultimate Pikes Peak Challenge

The Ultimate Pikes Peak Challenge

Complete these fun and exciting challenges to earn your own adventure badges. Are you up for the challenge?


Welcome to the Pikes Peak Wonders Region, home of Pikes Peak - America's Mountain. 2021 is an exciting year with lots of new and exciting adventures to embark on. All aboard the iconic Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway as it makes its triumphant return to the mountain after four years of repairs and upgrades. Once you've made it to the summit, explore the brand-new Pikes Peak Summit Visitor Center that is full of interactive exhibits, 365 degrees of breathtaking views and, of course, those famous summit donuts! 

 
 
 

We created a list of 25 challenges to see who has what it takes to call themself a true Pikes Peak Adventurer. As you complete challenges, you can earn awesome merit badges to wear with pride and show the world that you conquered America's Mountain. The official challenge launches this June, with an app to track your progress and keep score. Until then, peruse the challenges below and see if you have what it takes!

 


 

Check out our awesome adventure badges you can earn when you complete challenges!

 

Pikes Peak - America’s Mountain

Pikes Peak - America’s Mountain

Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain, North Slope Recreation Area Nestled in the shadow of the summit of Pikes Peak is the North Slope…

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Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce

Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce

Special Events: Annual Great Fruitcake Toss, Carnivale & Gumbo Cook-off, Colorado Wine Festival, Pike Peak Ascent & Marathon, Commonwheel…

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The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway

The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak…

The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway is open for business after a three-year, $100 million rebuild. You can book tickets now.When…

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Angler’s Covey

Angler’s Covey

Angler's Covey invites you into adventure! We are located at the foot of Pikes Peak, right on the way to the mountains and less than an hour…

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Manitou Incline

Manitou Incline

Length: 1 mile up, 2.5 miles down Barr TrailTrail Difficulty: AdvancedElevation Gain: 2,000+ in less than one mileRecommended for: hikers…

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Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Each year the race gains more popularity from people all over the world. It is the second oldest motor sports race in the U.S. This 12.42…

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Sunday, Aug 01, 2021
Light rain in the morning.
High 71°
Low 57°
Chance of Rain 99%
Wind SE at 6 MPH
Monday, Aug 02, 2021
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
High 78°
Low 54°
Chance of Rain 39%
Wind S at 7 MPH
Tuesday, Aug 03, 2021
Possible light rain in the afternoon and evening.
High 77°
Low 59°
Chance of Rain 69%
Wind NE at 5 MPH
Wednesday, Aug 04, 2021
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
High 77°
Low 59°
Chance of Rain 48%
Wind at 6 MPH
Thursday, Aug 05, 2021
Clear throughout the day.
High 83°
Low 56°
Chance of Rain 3%
Wind S at 5 MPH
Friday, Aug 06, 2021
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
High 88°
Low 57°
Chance of Rain 20%
Wind NW at 5 MPH
Saturday, Aug 07, 2021
Clear throughout the day.
High 91°
Low 59°
Chance of Rain 0%
Wind SW at 6 MPH
Sunday, Aug 08, 2021
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
High 92°
Low 62°
Chance of Rain 6%
Wind W at 6 MPH