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."

Saturday, July 20

80 mile (Copper Loop)
Start time: 6 a.m.
Copper – Leadville – Minturn (Lunch) – Vail Pass – Copper
This is a 78.64 mi route in Breckenridge, CO. The route has a total ascent of 7506.93 ft and has a maximum elevation of 11,353.22 ft.

40 mile (Vail Pass)
Start time: 8 a.m.
Copper – Vail Pass – West Vail (Lunch) – Copper
This is an approx. 42.16 mi route in Frisco, CO. The route has a total ascent of 3529.84 ft and has 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 a 9.96 mi route in Frisco, CO. The route has a total ascent of 837.85 ft and has a maximum elevation of 10,600.95 ft.

Sunday, July 21

81 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 – Summit Hight School – Frisco – Copper (Lunch)
This is an approx. 83.72 mi route in Frisco, CO. The route has a total ascent of 6486.67 ft and has a maximum elevation of 9,800.56 ft.

41 mile (Keystone)
Start time: 8 a.m.
Copper – Frisco – Keystone – Summit High School – Frisco – Copper (Lunch)
This is an approx. 41.65 mi route in Frisco, CO. The route has a total ascent of 3405.23 ft and has a maximum elevation of 9,800.56 ft.

23 mile (Family Ride)
Start time: 9 a.m.
Copper – Summit High School –Copper (Lunch)
This is an approx. 22.71 mi route in Frisco, CO. The route has a total ascent of 1835.48 ft and has 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.