Falcon Wanderers Volkssporting Club
P.O. Box 17162
Colorado Springs, CO 80935-7162

Pikes Peak Greenway and New Santa Fe Trail Year-Round Photos   courtesy of Annette Kester
Special Programs: Walking the USA, A-Z
Walking the United States (50 States/51 Capitals)
Doin' The Louisiana Purchase
Bridges - Spanning the USA
Lady Liberty
Points of Reference
Distance:  5 & 10 Kilometers (3.1 / 6.2 miles) Walk
Rating:  2B
YRE:  Daily, January 2 through December 31.  Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's.
Start/Finish times:  8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday - Saturday and 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday.  (NEW HOURS STARTING SEPTEMBER 1ST: Mon-Sat: 10am-8pm, Sun 10am-6pm.) Holiday hours may vary.  Please call Criterium Bicycles, Ph. # 719-599-0149 for times on those days.
Starting point:  Criterium Bicycles, 6150 Corporate Dr.
Directions:  From I-25, take exit 148a (Nevada) and turn west on Nevada Ave/Corporate Dr.  Criterium Bicycles will be on your left and is the building with the bright blue roof.  Parking is limited in their lot, but additional parking is available on the street.
Event info:  The trail is rated 2B and will go north along Monument Creek with views of Pikes Peak.  The route includes the new trail connection between the Pikes Peak Greenway trail and the New Santa Fe trail.  The walk route consists mostly of well maintained gravel with some asphalt and includes a couple of small hills.  The trail is suitable for large wheeled jogging strollers.  Wheelchairs are not recommended.  All terrain hikers are recommended for footwear.  Leashed pets are welcome.  Restrooms are available at the start/finish.  Altitude:  6012 ft.  County:  El Paso.
POC: Connie & Chris Dueker moc.liamg@ydalrotalusni 719-337-9434