Are you taking the Colorado Rockies Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.
Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou Incline BaseRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionEveryone should attempt the incline at least once – it sounds like a great idea before you start – but then the reality sets in. And you make it and feel a huge sense […]Read More →
Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou InclineHiking CompanionsHiked with children (12 & under)Road ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsWe drove down to Manitou Springs, parked at the free parking lot and took the shuttle to the Manitou Incline. The […]Read More →
Peak SummitedRocky MountainTrailheadManitou Incline StepsMy girlfriend and I had a week to hike in Colorado so we decided to see how many summits of the six pack of peaks Colorado we could do. We had previously done the Southern California six pack of peaks for 2017 together. I had completed it in 2016 and 2017 […]Read More →
Peak SummitedRocky MountainTrailheadThe InclineNice hot Saturday! If you’re looking to do a hike with a bunch of other people around you, going up the incline you’ll get just that. Proceeding up to Rocky Mountain, you’ll be lucky to see 1 other person. Make sure to study or have the photos on your phone on which […]Read More →
Peak SummitedRocky MountainTrailheadManitou Incline / Barr TrailA couple of years ago, while I was living in Los Angeles, a dear friend recommended that we go climb the Culver City Stairs. I agreed, halfheartedly, only to chicken out and instead walk the trail that winds around the stairs. Those 282 seemingly impossible stairs were the first […]Read More →
Peak SummitedRocky MountainTrailheadManitou InclineThe incline had some ice and slush but very manageable. Weather was beautiful at 6am. Cold but as soon as the sun came up it was quite warm. The I clone is rather strenuous but worth it at the top. The trail to the summit was a little miss leading on the […]Read More →