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TICKETS

Friday, Jan. 11 2013

WARNING: The PPIHC is a dangerous race and all spectators must attend at their own risk.  Spectator viewing areas do not insure safety.  Before purchasing tickets, all spectators must read the Spectator Guide and FAQs.

Click here to purchase your tickets and camping passes. Anyone who is 10 years of age and over needs to purchase a race ticket (Available January 1, 2015).  Please read ALL of the information below before purchasing a ticket.

Race Day:

General Admission ticket prices vary based on the total number of attendees in a vehicle.  There must be a functioning seat belt for every attendee accompanied with the vehicle.  Tickets purchased before Race Day (June 28, 2015) and online are discounted $10 apiece from their Race Day prices. Please see the cost breakdown below.

Vehicle Packs Online/Pre-Race Ticket Price Race Day Gateway Ticket Purchases
Single Ticket $60 ($60/ticket) $70 ($70/ticket)
Family 2 Pack $100 ($50/ticket) $120 ($60/ticket)
Family 3 Pack $135 ($45/ticket) $165 ($55/ticket)
Family 4 Pack $160 ($40/ticket) $200 ($50/ticket)
Family 5 Pack $175 ($35/ticket) $225 ($45/ticket)
Family 6 Pack $180 ($30/ticket) $240 ($40/ticket)
Family 7 Pack $210 ($30/ticket) $280 ($40/ticket)
Family 8 Pack $240 ($30/ticket) $320 ($40/ticket)
Single Motorcycle Ticket $30 ($30/ticket) $40 ($40/ticket)
Double Motorcycle Ticket $50 ($25/ticket) $70 ($35/ticket)

Purchasing Ticket: Tickets are available for purchase (in person) during race week at the locations listed on the race week schedule.

Camping Information and Tickets: 

General Information:

  • Limited camping permits for June 27th, (night before the race) are available for $150 each and can be purchased via the website, ppihc.com, and at the Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain Gateway on Saturday, June 27th from 12:00pm to 6:00pm.
  • There are four locations available: Glen Cove, Ski Area, Halfway Picnic Ground, and 9 mile (9 mile is tent only). These permits are for camping only.  Any camper who wishes to attend the race on June 28th must also purchase an individual race ticket in order to attend the event. Please refer to the course map for the three camping locations.
  • The Gateway opens to campers at 12:00 p.m. and closes at 6:00 p.m. on June 27Th.  You must be through the Gateway by 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. Campers will not be allowed to line up at the Gateway before 12:00 p.m.

Specific Details and Information for Glen Cove, Ski Area, and Halfway Picnic Ground

  • Maximum length for motor homes and trailers – 24 ft. (19’ wheel base maximum).
  • Maximum length for 5th wheels (not including tow vehicle), 26 ft.

(The 26′ restriction is for the 5th wheel only it is not the total length including the tow vehicle)

  • No trailers on Race Day- Trailers allowed for overnight camping with permit only on Saturday.
  • One camping permit needed per car and one camping permit needed per motorcycle.
  • There are no provisions to dispose of gray or black water from self-contained trailers and/or motor homes. This waste must be disposed of at an approved sanitary disposal (not available on Pikes Peak).
  • Open fires are prohibited.  Gas and propane stoves with shutoff valves are allowed (pending local restrictions, laws and bans).
  • Camping permits are restricted to the camping site designated on the front of the permit.
  • Off-Highway Vehicles (dirt bikes, ATVs, etc.), bicycles and unlicensed vehicles are not allowed at any time on the mountain, no exceptions.
  • No pets are allowed on Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain during race activities including overnight camping.
  • No fireworks.

Specific Details and Information for 9 Mile:

  • 50 vehicle camping permits will be available for purchase.  Camping however, is tent camping only.
  • No motor homes allowed in the 9 Mile Area.
  • No 5th wheel’s allowed in the 9 Mile Area.
  • No Trailers allowed in the 9 Mile Area.
  • No mini buses and/or any vehicles with more than 6 seats are allowed in the 9 mile camping area.
  • No Race Day parking is available at 9 Mile on race day.  If friends and family want to meet campers on race day, 9 Mile will NOT be open for additional parking.
  • One camping permit needed per car and one camping permit needed per motorcycle.
  • There are no provisions to dispose of gray or black water from self-contained trailers and/or motor homes. This waste must be disposed of at an approved sanitary disposal (not available on Pikes Peak).
  • Open fires are prohibited.  Gas and propane stoves with shutoff valves are allowed (pending local restrictions, laws and bans).
  • Camping permits are restricted to the camping site designated on the front of the permit.
  • Off-Highway Vehicles (dirt bikes, ATVs, etc.), bicycles and unlicensed vehicles are not allowed at any time on the mountain, no exceptions.
  • No pets are allowed on Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain during race activities including overnight camping.
  • No fireworks.

Will Call

Will Call is located at the Gateway on Race Day.  You will not need to physically pick up any purchased tickets prior to Race Day.  Please bring your ID on Race Day and the Gateway workers will have you in our system.

Practice/Qualifying Spectator Information**:

Practice Day Tickets: $25 per day (sold online only).

  • Practice dates are June 23th, 24th, 25th and 26th 2015. Race Day tickets will not allow you to view practice.  To attend practice you must purchase an online ticket for each specific practice day.  Tickets are available online for $25 per person/ per day.  All spectators must sign a liability waiver before attending practice sessions.  All spectators must be through the toll gate from 4:00-4:45am on practice days.  No spectators will be allowed through the toll gate after 4:45am. 
  • Start Line closes to uphill traffic at 4:45 am. (For those who wish to view practice from above the Start Line area, it is recommended to arrive at 4:00 am.  Start Line is about 6 miles up Pikes Peak Highway from the Gateway)
  • For practice, all spectators must watch the race from designated areas along the course (Start Line, Glen Cove, Devils playground).  No spectators will be allowed to move up and down the course once practice has started.  Spectators found outside of these areas are subject to trespassing tickets.

*No refunds will be given for tickets or camping permits.

**Spectator fees for practice days are a result of increased safety concerns from the PPIHC, The US Forest Service, The Pikes Peak Highway, El Paso and Teller County Sheriffs, and others involved with the race. If you are planning to attend practice, please be mindful of all instructions given by an official of the PPIHC or agents of the US Forest Service and Pikes Peak Highway.