Route

In order to best support the tour with volunteers and resources, we are asking you to pre-select your route plan for each day, when filling out your registration form. You can change your route plan after filling out your registration form and prior to the start of the tour by logging in to the Participant Center and clicking "Update question responses.

Copper Village Map

Saturday, July 21

View Saturday route map

77 mile (Copper Loop)
Start time: 6 a.m.
Copper – Leadville – Minturn (Lunch) – Vail Pass – Copper

This is an approx. 79.25 mile route with a total ascent of 7339.23 ft and a maximum elevation of 11,353.41 ft.

40 mile (Vail Pass)
Start time: 8 a.m.
Copper – Vail Pass – West Vail (Lunch) – Copper

This is an approx. 43.36 mile route with a total ascent of 3669.03 ft and a maximum elevation of 10,620.41 ft.

10 mile (Family Ride)
Start time: 9 a.m.
Copper – Vail Pass Rest Stop – Copper

This is an approx. 10 mile route with a total ascent of 3520.67 ft and a maximum elevation of 10,620.41 ft.

Sunday, July 22

View Sunday route map

80 mile (Ute Pass)
Start time: 6 a.m. (cutoff for this route is 8 a.m. at Dillon Dam Road/path intersection)
Copper – Frisco – Keystone – Ute Pass – Zach's Stop – Frisco – Copper (Lunch)

This is a 79.72 mile route with a total ascent of 6486.67 ft and a maximum elevation of 9,800.56 ft.

40 mile (Keystone)
Start time: 8 a.m.
Copper – Frisco – Keystone – Zach's Stop – Frisco – Copper (Lunch)

This is an approx. 43.8 mile route with a total ascent of 3341.08 ft and a maximum elevation of 9,800.79 ft.

15 mile (Family Ride)
Start time: 9 a.m.
Copper – Zach's Stop – Copper (Lunch)

This is an approx. 15.58 mile route with a total ascent of 1327.68 ft and a maximum elevation of 9,800.56 ft.

*As a Colorado State Patrol directive, please do not start the route until 5:45 a.m.