Trails

The APEX & PPORA Allocate $20,000 for Trails through PPORA Stewardship Fund

The PPORA Board of Directors approved an allocation of $20,000, which includes funds reserved from 2020, as well as revenue forecasted to be raised by the 2021 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox. The money will be spent on trails that will be used in the 2021 edition of The APEX this September, as well as trails that could potentially be used by the event in 2022 and beyond.

FOX 21 Reports on the 2020 Pikes Peak APEX

FOX 21 News covers The Pikes Peak APEX, a four-day mountain bike challenge that will take place Sept. 24-27 at various locations in Colorado Springs and El Paso County, will impact several streets, parks and trails. Approximately 200 cyclists are expected to take part in the event, which will start at 8 a.m. daily.

Patch Announces 2020 APEX Schedule and Impacted Streets, Parks, Trails

Race organizers worked closely with the El Paso County Public Health Department and Centura Health/Penrose-St. Francis medical staff to make modifications aligned with the state's current public health order.

Colorado Springs Business Journal: Mountain Bike Race to Focus on Economic Impact

A new mountain bike racing event with a mission to drive economic impact and improve trails and open spaces throughout the Pikes Peak region is ready to roll at Palmer Park Sept. 24.

Top 5 Trails for You to Tack on After the APEX

Other Rides in the Pikes Peak Region
Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region are loaded with fantastic trails, and some of the best known routes have been included in the 2020 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox. But, what if you’re in town supporting, rather than racing the APEX? Or, what if you're spending a few extra days in Colorado Springs after your APEX adventure? We have some *other* excellent trails for you to ride.

Welcome to The Hunt presented by Pikes Peak APEX and ASSOS USA

The Hunt pb Pikes Peak APEX and ASSOS USA
You are invited to a 2-week scavenger hunt. The Hunt will take you on some of the most iconic mountain bike trails in North America, where you will search for prizes hidden by some of the world’s top cycling athletes.