Transportation and After Hour Fees
NOTICE TO HIKERS
Hikers requiring transportation from the summit must ensure they reach the summit before posted summit closure hours and their transportation is through the uphill gate by the posted gate closure hours or they will be charged for the Pikes Peak staff overtime.
If you are hiking and are unsure if you will reach the summit of Pikes Peak before closing, be safe and turn around.
Emergency and After Hour Fees
Hikers or Visitors requiring emergency transport from Pikes Peak - America's Mountain Staff will be required to pay a transportation or after-hour fee. Note: Pikes Peak Staff will only transport as a matter of emergency or safety.
Transport During Normal Operating Hours:
$20 per person
After Hours Transport:
$100 per person per hour minimum charge if a hiker/tourist requires transport when the Pikes Peak Highway is closed but Pikes Peak Staff is still on site. This is a minimum charge based on circumstances.
After Hours Recovery/Rescue Response:
$500 per person will be charged if a hiker/tourist requests rescue/recovery or assistance from Pikes Peak Staff after hours. This is a minimum charge based on circumstances.