A previous pinner wrote: The Manitou Incline near Colorado Springs, Colorado is said to be one of the most challenging and unique trails in the Country. Olympic athletes and military personnel train on this vertical wonder that gains 2,000 feet in elevation over less than 1 mile. >>> This looks very cool!
Maroon Bells, Snowmass Wilderness, Elk Mountains, central Colorado.The 181,535-acre wilderness was established in 1980 in the Gunnison and White River national forests. Within its boundaries are 100 miles of trails, 6 of Colorado's fourteeners and 9 passes over 12,000 ft. The wilderness is named after the two peaks known as the Maroon Bells as well as Snowmass Mountain.