Update: 2013 Ride the Rockies Route
Update 06/14/12: The final day's route of Ride the Rockies into Fort Collins will be rerouted due to the over 50,000 acre fire burning west of Fort Collins, CO. The new route will bring the riders from Estes park, down Hwy 34 into Loveland, and then north: http://www.fcgov.com/news/index.php?id=4344
The new route is:
Hwy 34 (Eisenhower) into Loveland to Wilson Avenue
North on Wilson to 50th Street
East on 50th Street to Taft Avenue
North on Taft to Laurel Street in Fort Collins
East on Laurel to Loomis Street
North on Loomis to Mountain Avenue
East on Mountain Avenue onto Lincoln to the Odell Brewing Company.
|2012 Ride the Rockies route map|
June 10 — Gunnison to Hotchkiss | 79 miles | North Rim of the Gunnison National Park
June 11 — Hotchkiss to Carbondale | 68 miles | McClure Pass – 8,755 ft.
June 12 — Carbondale to Leadville | 83 miles | Independence Pass – 12,095 ft.
June 13 — Leadville to Granby | 94 miles | Fremont Pass – 11,319 ft. & Ute Pass – 9,165 ft.
June 14 — Granby to Estes Park | 63 miles | Trail Ridge Rd./RMNP – 12,183 ft. & Milner Pass – 10,758 ft.
June 15 — Estes Park to Ft. Collins | 55 miles | Glen Haven, Masonville & Horsetooth Reservoir
Activities in the towns:
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