Pikes Peak Highway opening before sunrise Saturday

CASCADE, Colo. - The Pikes Peak Highway is opening early this Saturday so photographers and other visitors can enjoy the sunrise from the summit of America's Mountain.

The highway's entrance gate will open at 4:30 a.m. Saturday, September 15. Sunrise is at 6:41 a.m.

The gate usually opens at 7:30 a.m. in September.

Regular highway admission fees will apply. Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 15, or $50 for a vehicle with up to five passengers.

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