Saturday, September 9, 2017
Start time: 5:00 a.m. Memorial Park, Manitou Springs
Distance: 13-mile round trip – Hike to beautiful Barr Camp and back down.
Round trip transportation provided to and from the park and the trailhead.
Cost: $40 registration fee and a minimum $200 in donations
Teams: Create a team and share in the fundraising responsibilities. As long as your teams total amount of donations equals $200 per person, you have met your fundraising requirements. For example, a team of 5 needs to raise $200 per person or $1,000 as a team.
The Pikes Peak Challenge Barr Camp Hike takes place on the well-established Barr Trail. From the Trailhead, hikers make their way 7 miles up the trail to the beautiful Barr Camp at 10,200ft. Once you have had a chance to have a drink and snack, you will then descend back down the trail to the Trailhead. You will be transported from the Trailhead to Manitou Springs Fields Park where you can relax and have lunch.
Each participant must be pre-registered. You can register online or by mail-in registration. You must be 12 years old (accompanied by an adult) and in good physical condition to hike. Registration deadline is September 5th.
Cash/check donations can be mailed to the address below and when received they will be allocated to your fundraising page. You can also turn them in on the day of the hike.
BIAC/Pikes Peak Challenge
1325 S. Colorado Blvd., Ste. B300
Denver, CO 80222
A non-refundable registration fee is required and includes:
- Event T-Shirt
- Transportation to the trail head and back to the park
- Medal for every participant
HIKERS: Please make sure to read the Hiker’s Manual in its entirety.
Did you know we offered FOUR exciting options to be involved with the Pikes Peak Challenge to fit a variety of different needs? All funds raised support programs of the Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado.
13-mile hike to the magnificent 14,110ft summit of Pikes Peak.
Barr Camp Hike
13-mile round trip hike to the unique cabin at beautiful Barr Camp.
2-mile walk around the picturesque town of Manitou Springs.
A virtual option for those unable to attend the event.