Pikes Peak Hours and Rates

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Pikes Peak - America's Mountain is open year round - weather permitting. Conditions change frequently, it is recommended to call our pre-recorded information line. The staff updates the info approximately 15 minutes prior to opening and then as conditions change throughout the day. Call 719-385-7325 and select option 1 for current road conditions.

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Current Hours and Rates

 Hours Uphill Gates Open Uphill Gates Close Pikes Peak Summit Closes Downhill Gates Close

October 1 to Thursday before Memorial Day

9:00 am 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm

Current General Admission Fees

 May 1 - November 30

   
 Adults (16 and Over)  $15  per person
 Children (6 to 15)  $5  per person
   
 Carload Discount Rate (Up to 5 passengers)  $50 per car 
            Carload Rate Additional Adults  $10 per adult 
            Carload Rate Additional Children (6 to 15)  $2 per child 
 

North Slope Recreation Area - May 1 to Oct 18

   
            North Slope Fish Adult (16 and Over) $5 per person
            North Slope Fish Child (Under 16)    no charge
 

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Annual Passes

Pikes Peak - America's Mountain offers several different annual passes to our visitor's. Click here to review the Annual Pass Information PDF for additional details and restrictions of use. 

Prior to purchasing an annual pass online, please review our temporary shuttle operating information for any temporary restrictions – Thank you

Purchase an Annual Pass

FAQs about annual passes

PIKES PEAK 5 TRIP PASS:

  • Cost: $150.00
  • 5 punches per card
  • One punch per visit with up to 5 people, additional fees apply for more passengers
  • This pass may be shared with friends and/or relatives
  • Savings: Up to 40%

PIKES PEAK ‘14er PASS:

  • Cost: $115.00
  • 14 punches per card
  • One punch per adult, 1 - 2 children equals one punch
  • This pass may be shared with friends and/or relatives
  • Savings: Up to 45%

PIKES PEAK PREMIER INDIVIDUAL PASS:

  • Cost: $115.00
  • Unlimited access for the pass holder ONLY, ID is required upon entry
  • This pass may NOT be shared with friends and/or relatives
  • A discount of $5 per year up to 3 years will be given for renewed passes in consecutive years Maximum discount $15. Promotion valid with a current year pass purchase. Must have purchased a Premier Individual Pass the preceding year to receive discount.
  • Pass expires one year from date of purchase

PIKES PEAK PREMIER VEHICLE PASS:

  • Cost $225.00
  • Unlimited access for one vehicle
  • Valid up to 5 passengers, additional fees apply for more passengers.
  • A discount of $10 for the first two years and $5 for the third year will be given for renewed passes in consecutive years. Maximum discount $25. Promotion valid with a current year pass purchase. Must have purchased a Premier Vehicle Pass in the preceding year to receive discount.
  • Pass expires one year from date of purchase

NORTH SLOPE RECREATION AREA PASS:

  • Cost: $100.00
  • 30 punches per card
  • One punch per each adult 16 years and older
  • Card does not permit travel above the Catamount Reservoirs
  • Pass may be shared with friends and/or relatives
  • Valid for the North Slope Recreation Season - to May 1 through 3rd Sunday in Oct
  • Savings: Up to 33%

Please note: All pass holders must present their unique barcode at the time of entry.  All access is weather permitting and subject to posted hours of operation. Not valid for special events.

Group Rates

Pikes Peak - America's Mountain offers discounted rates to large groups, official military and educational/scout discounted rates. All of these discounted rates require PRE-APPROVAL. All discount rate requests are subject to the review and approval of the Pikes Peak Manager or Designee.  Submit your written request a minimum of 10-days prior to your visit.   

These discounts cannot be used with any other discount and cannot be used for special events including the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Education and Scout rate requests must be part of the official school curriculum or troop activity. Home School requests will be considered as part of a homeschool network activity, individual family requests will not be considered. Requests for education or scout discounts that are not approved official activities will not be considered or approved. All discount rate requests are subject to the review and approval of the Pikes Peak Manager or Designee.

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LARGE GROUP DISCOUNT RATE

   
Group Rate December 1 to April 30 $7.00   per adult
  $2.00   per child
Group Rate May 1 to November 30 $10.00   per adult
  $2.00   per child

SPECIAL GROUP RATE

   
Educational K-12 $2.00 Official Curriculum 
Educational College $5.00 Official Curriculum 
Scout Troop $2.00 Official Troop Activity
Scout Leaders/Chaperones $5.00  
Official Military Training $0.00 with USFS approval
     

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