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Address: 204 S 24th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3323
Phone Number: 1 800-798-5954
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Take a guided bicycle tour down Pikes Peak from the summit (14,110ft.)....

Take a guided bicycle tour down Pikes Peak from the summit (14,110ft.). Twenty one years in business. This ride is fun, safe, beautiful. Choice of taking the cog train or the van to the summit. All transportation, all equipment(bikes, helmets, water, all weather gear, toll and permit fees, breakfast and lunch.)

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The combination of a guided train ride to the top of Pikes Peak coupled with the thrill and intensity of biking down the mountain made for a great day and an amazing experience... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The combination of a guided train ride to the top of Pikes Peak coupled with the thrill and intensity of biking down the mountain made for a great day and an amazing experience. Checking in, you are greeted by a friendly staff and a variety of continental breakfast choices. You shuttle to the train station where you board the Pikes... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great company. Very organized and FUN!!! Very cold at top, however guides had plenty of extra clothing, gloves, etc. Adrenaline rush at times; however very safe if you follow guides instructions.

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Muskego, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After riding the Cog Railroad to the top, we donned some warm clothing, got fitted for a bike, filled our souvenir water bottles and got a safety briefing. We rode 19 miles down hill with 156+ hairpin turns. The views were awesome. After getting over my initial nervousness it was an awesome, exhilarating ride. The staff was great for keeping... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was just purely awesome! I did the cogwheel up and bike down tour and it was everything I imagined it to be - exhilarating, fun, and exhausting. I have already written another review about the cogwheel train, so this is all about the bike ride down. They give you some warm clothes at the top, where it is cold... More 

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Thank Mutiny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

We really enjoyed biking down Pike's Peak. We took the cog up, and would definitely recommend this. The staff members provided helpful training on how to operate the bikes and were very safety conscious without taking all the fun out of it. It was exhilarating -- when we got to the bottom, we wanted to turn around and do it... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I was very nervous going into this excursion. I soon realized I did not need to be so scared. You do need to be very safety conscious, and not go too fast. But if you follow the advice of your guides you should be completely safe. If you can bike you can do it. I basically held the break all... More 

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Albuquerque, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

We went August 5, 2016 and it was a cloudy cool morning. From the moment we arrived at Tini's place (Challenge Unlimited) we were treated like family. All of the crew are friendly, helpful and caring! No matter what your skill level at riding a bike they care about you and help you all of the way down the mountain.... More 

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Indianapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

I can not express how satisfied we were with this trip! I had purchased a Groupon and I feel like I owe them money! The staff was phenomenal. I usually can find something to complain about but hands down no complaints! Rode the cog up which was OK,might have been more fun riding up with the staff becasue again they... More 

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Thank Barb H
Monument, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best way to experience Pikes Peak! The equipment was top notch and the guides were professional and knowledgeable. Very friendly atmosphere and a thrilling ride with lunch at the end! Well worth the time and money whether you're a local or visitor!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on the bike ride down pikes peak. It was a cool experience and the guides were all great. I'm not an experienced biker but I'm a thrill seeker and loved going fast down the hills. The only thing I didn't love about the trip was how often we had to stop in order to keep... More 

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