Best trails in El Paso County

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in El Paso County, Colorado. The Schubarth Trail is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Bottomless Pit via Barr Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Waldo Canyon Trail. The longest trail is the Pikes Peak via the Barr Trail at 37.2 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Nichols Reservoir Trail at 2.1 km. Get off line access to Water, Restaurant, Shelter, and Peak locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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