Pike's Peak from the Garden of the Gods
Pike's Peak from Manitou Springs
From the PPIHC website:
Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
Race Day - July 20, 2008 The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is a long-standing tradition in Colorado Springs and the second oldest motorsports event in the United States.
An annual event since 1916, the July 20, 2008 running marks the 86th running of the event. The PPIHC is run on a 12-mile course that begins at 9,200 feet and finishes at the 14,110-foot summit of Pikes Peak. The race features a variety of automotive and motorcycle classes with an average of 150 drivers and 500 volunteers involved.