Palmer/Red Rock Loop (Section 16) Trail
Use of Trail: Hiking / Bicycles / Horses
Length of Trail: 5.4 Miles Roundtrip (w/o Palmer)
Elevation Gain: 1,678 Ft. Gain (both trails)
Website: For more detailed information, go to https://www.pptrailmaps.com/pages/section-16-trail-also-called-red-rock-loop-on-the-west-side-of-colorado-springs
Turn west on Highway 24 for 2.2 miles to 26th Street. Turn south (left) on 26th Street for 1.5 miles to the intersection of Lower Gold Camp Road and Bear Creek Road. Turn right onto Lower Gold Camp Road and travel 0.75 miles to the trailhead on the right side of the road. Park in the parking area adjacent to the Section 16 Trailhead sign.
Very detailed trail information for the Red Rock Loop (Section 16) Trail can be found on POCKET PALS Trail Map #4, which is available for sale at the Manitou Springs Visitor’s Center at 354 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO (719) 685-5089