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ID: 724 Event: Colorado Rocky Mountain Bike Tour Status: WITHDRAWN Application Date: 06/12/2013 Event Date: 08/04/2013 Thru: 08/10/2013
Permit Type(s): County Road Website:http://www.crmbt.com Location:
Please see description below and maps attached. We will travel from Loveland to Estes Park on Sunday August 4. Estes Park to Golden on Monday August 5, then Walden back to Loveland on Saturday August 10.
The CRMBT is an annual bike tour that takes place during the first week every August. The tour is a road bike tour held on paved roads. It is a week long, fully supported tour that has a maximum of 500 riders. The tour uses a different route each year. This year’s tour starts on Sunday August 4th in Loveland/Ft Collins and will end on Saturday August 10th. Day 1. Day one will be from Lucile Erwin Middle School in Loveland located at 4700 Lucerne Avenue. We will head north on Wilson Avenue to Harmony Road/CR38. There we will head west on CR38 to Masonville and head south on CR 27. We will only be on CR 27 for a short bit then turn right (west) on CR29 to Eisenhower Blvd/US34. We will go west on US34 to Drake and take a right on Devil’s Gulch. We will take Devil’s Gulch to Estes Park and back to US34 where we will take a left (east) to US36/St Vrain Ave and then a right at Community Dr to Estes Park High School 1600 Manford Ave. Day 2. Day two will start at Estes Park HS where we will head south on Community Dr to St Vrain Ave where we will head south. St Vrain becomes Hwy 7 that we will stay on until we hit Peak to Peak Highway/ Hwy 72. We will head south on Hwy 72 to the junction of Hwy 72 and Hwy 119. We will stay on Hwy 72/Coal Creek Canyon that takes us east to Hwy 93. Heading south (right) we will take Hwy 93 to Ford Street in north Golden. Taking a left on Ford Street heading south it will turn into Jackson Street that will take us to Golden High School 701 24th Street. Day 3. Day three will start at Golden High School and go southwest on 24th Street to Illinois Street and go right to 19th Street where we will take a left and head across 6th Avenue and up Lookout Mountain. We are now on Lookout Mountain Rd that we will take to US40. On US40 we will go right (west) to the entrance to I-70. We will enter I-70 for approximately 1.5 miles and then exit onto Evergreen Parkway. We will stay on Evergreen Pkwy for approximately 3 miles and then head west on Squaw Pass Road. Squaw Pass Road will take us over Squaw Pass and past Echo Lake and down to Idaho Spgs (Squaw Pass turns into Chicago Creek Rd). In Idaho Spgs we will go left on Colorado Blvd and then left again on Stanley Rd (US40) that will take us under I-70 all the way to Dumont (again we will cross under I-70). We will stay on US40 as it travels along I-70 and then veers away towards Empire and Winter Park. US40 then takes us through Empire and over Berthoud Pass and down through Winter Park to Fraser Valley Rec Center at 1 Main Street. Day 4. Day four will depart Fraser Valley Rec. Center and head north on US40 through Fraser, Grandy, Hot Sulphur Springs, Kremling, up and over Rabbit Ears Pass and into Steamboat Springs. We will go right onto 3rd Street, then right on Maple St and then left onto Amethyst Drive to Steamboat Springs Middle School at 39610 Amethyst Drive. Day 5. Day five is a rest day in Steamboat. Day 6. Day six will leave Steamboat Springs Middle School and head back the way we came. Amethyst to Maple Street, right to 3rd Street, left to Lincoln Ave (US40) where we will go left and out of Steamboat Springs back over Rabbit Ears Pass to Hwy 14. We will go east (left) on Hwy 14 to Walden. We will go left on Hwy 14 that will turn into Main Street. We will go right onto 4th Street that runs into North Park High School at 910 4th Street. Day 7. Day seven we will leave Walden using Harrison Street then left onto 5th Street then right onto Washington Street that will turn into Hwy 14 that we will take all the way into north Fort Collins and take a right onto US 287B to Laporte. Just past Laporte we will go right onto N Taft Hill Road. We will stay on N Taft Hill Road through Ft Collins and then will become Wilson Avenue. We will go to W 50th Street and go left (east) to Lucerne Ave and back to Lucile Erwin Middle School in Loveland located at 4700 Lucerne Avenue. Done!
Estimated Participants: 150 Estimated Spectators: 0 Hours:
Sun. 08/04/2013: 6:00 AM - 1:00 PM Mon. 08/05/2013: 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sat. 08/10/2013: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM