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Colorado Springs: Palmer Lake to Cap Rock

Quiet rules on this mostly off-trail, 5.1-mile scramble up a boulder strewn canyon to a gnarly rocky crown with panoramic mountain views in Pike National Forest.

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To Trailhead

I-25 N to exit 163. Go 2 miles W to Palmer Lake, then W onto S Valley Rd., then S onto Old Carriage Rd. to trailhead.

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