• Outward Bound: Pikes Peak's curious canyon where nobody goes

    By seth boster seth.boster@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jan 9, 2018

    Barneys Dome stands sentinel over U.S. 24, a bulging rock that's clearly seen but hardly ventured. We are there, somewhere above 9,000 feet after clutching roots up a steep, loose pitch and maneuvering through stone slots to the top, where we rest, sweaty, flipping through a hidden log...

  • AdAmAn Club's 100th member set to hike Pikes Peak for New Year's Eve tradition

    By seth boster seth.boster@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Dec 28, 2017

    David Artusi does not boast, which is one reason the AdAmAn Club added him to its historic membership. But he can't help but ooze pride over his particular roster place. Artusi is the 100th selection to the fraternity, which picks a new partner every year to hike up Pikes Peak and...

  • Pikes Peak breaks visitor record for third consecutive year

    Liz Forster
    Updated: Sat, Dec 23, 2017

    COLORADO SPRINGS — Officials say a record-breaking number of people visited the summit of Pikes Peak in Colorado this year. Manager Jack Glavan says more than 487,000 people drove the 19-mile highway to the summit as of December 18. He says it's the third year Pikes Peak has broken...

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