Bike: Boulder Highlights (full day)
In this tour we’ll get to see the best of Boulder’s scenery from a unique vantage point, as we enjoy the comfort of one of America’s most bike-able cities.
Boulder has been the home and training center for triathletes and Olympians, with a natural proving ground for some of the best cyclists in the world. The Classic Highlights of Boulder is a tour which recreates some of the famed training routes for world-renowned athletes, from the heights of Flagstaff Mountain, the rolling hills between Boulder and Lyons and the Flatiron flanked roads between Boulder and Golden.
Itinerary: We depart from your hotel or a central meeting spot and drive 1 to 2 hours to the designated trailhead. While driving, we will cover vital safety and riding considerations. After arriving at the trailhead, we will custom fit your bike, if we did not do so prior to departing, and then head off for a 6 or more hour great mountain bike tour.
Included in our rates: The services of professional biking guide(s); bike rental (Fuji hard-tailed mountain bike) and helmet; round-trip transportation between hotel or central meeting location and trailheads, Bike shuttle needed for this trip, water and snacks; education about local and natural history, repair kits (floor pump, hand pump, patch kits, medical kits, etc.).
Not included in our rates: Gratuities for guide (while this is at your discretion, the recommended gratuity is 20%). Denver hotel pick-up is extra $125 per group.
Difficulty Description: Hard: Physically 65- 95 miles and/or 2500-3500′ of elevation gain. For Avid Riders. Technical Difficulty: More difficult. Steep slopes and/or obstacles, possibly on narrow trails with poor traction. Requires riding experience and very good fitness.
What to Bring: Sent with trip confirmation