Geology (Unit 2) - Hornbek Wildlife Loop: Pikes Peak Granite

This trail runs by one of the better outcrops of Pikes Peak Granite in the park. Compare the hand sample of Pikes Peak Granite below with a hand sample of Cripple Creek Granite.

 
Pikes Peak Granite Outcrop
Pikes Peak Granite Outcrop
 
Hand Sample of Pikes Peak Granite
Hand Sample of Pikes Peak Granite
 
Pikes Peak Granite - Upper Twin Rocks Road
Pikes Peak Granite - Upper Twin Rocks Road

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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