Barr Trail is a 12.6-mile (20.3 km) trail that climbs 8,000 feet (2,400 m) from the Iron Springs neighborhood of Manitou Springs, Colorado, to the Pikes Peak summit. The high elevation trail with a long sustained grade is rated[who?] more difficult. Halfway up the trail is Barr Camp, 2 acres (8,100 m2) with a cabin, benches, and picnic table that provides both overnight accommodations and food and drink for purchase.
Barr Trail was designed and built by Fred Barr from 1914 to 1921[verification needed] and "Barr & Son (Wm M and Fred W)" operated a burro line based at "1203 Colorado av, Colo City" (Barr Camp was built between 1921 and 1924.