FAR Recreation and Trail Guide

If you’re looking to mountain bike or hike in Cañon City and the Royal Gorge Region, the FAR Adventure Guide is the perfect companion to your adventures.


Created by a local trail enthusiasts and FAR board members, the Adventure Guide’s maps will help travelers and locals alike, those who mountain bike, hike or trail run, to find new places to explore in Cañon City


Not sure where to start your day or weekend in the Royal Gorge Region? We’ll help you find a trail suited to your skill level. For mountain bikers, our trail maps are color-coded to help you discover which sections will be best.


From rafting to hiking, to fossil discovery and rock climbing, mountain biking to hiking, we have plenty of suggestions for fun, family-friendly activities in the Royal Gorge region.


No matter what brings you to the Royal Gorge Region please read about how you can be a responsible visitor and Leave No Trace, Care for Colorado!

Before riding trails, please check trail conditions at www.joinFAR.org/trails. Please observe right-of-way etiquette and yield to hikers and equestrian riders. Help keep the Royal Gorge Region trails beautiful by observing all stewardship principles, including packing out any waste or trash, staying on the trail, and avoiding all wildlife. Give back to local trails by visiting local businesses who participate in the ‘1% for Trails’ program – see https://www.joinfar.org/1-for-trails.html for more information.