Temporary closure of Manitou Incline

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Closures due to Barr Trail Mountain Race and Pikes Peak Marathon and Ascent

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Manitou Incline will be closed during the Barr Trail Mountain Race on July 28, and the Pikes Peak Marathon and Ascent, Aug. 24 and 25. The following closure times will be implemented due to safety concerns during the events:

Barr Trail Mountain Race – Sunday, July 28

  • 6-10 a.m.

Pikes Peak Marathon and Ascent – Saturday, Aug. 24 and Sunday, Aug. 25

  • 6 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The Manitou Incline is a popular hiking trail in Manitou Springs, averaging 1,000 trips up the Incline each day in the summer months. In 2018, more than 264,000 trips were counted on the trail, which is found near the base of the Barr Trail. For more information on the Incline, visit https://coloradosprings.gov/parks/page/manitou-incline.

Event dates

Location Date/Time Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 6:00am to 10:00am
Location Date/Time Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 6:00am to 5:30pm
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 6:00am to 5:30pm

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