Colorado Cyclist partners and the Davis Phinney Foundation, for Parkinson’s disease research, for this 78-mile cycling event. The Copper Triangle has long been considered one of Colorado’s classic alpine road rides.
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A spectacular 78-mile loop cresting three mountain passes – Fremont Pass (elevation 11,318’), Tennessee Pass (elevation 10,424’) and Vail Pass (elevation 10,666’). The course passes three ski areas and is littered with historic mining outposts and camp Hale, the training ground for the famous 10th Mountain Division. The total elevation gain for the course is 5,981 ft. A great day on two wheels. The Alpine Cycling Classic exemplifies cycling in the Colorado Rockies which features challenging high-altitude climbs over Fremont Pass, Tennessee Pass and Vail Pass. For more information visit www.coppertriangle.com.
Amplify the fun with an Activities Day Pass! Passes can be purchased for $49 at Copper Sports in Center Village. Activities include: unlimited access to mini golf, scenic chairlift ride and bike haul, digglers (scooter), bumper boats, hydro bikes, the climbing wall and (3) bungee, (1) go kart ride, (1) zip line. Activities are open from 10:00am – 5:00pm daily and 10:00am to 7:00pm on Saturdays.
Spend the Weekend at Copper Mountain
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