Courage Classic

Join over 2,000 fearless riders from all walks of life along with more than 300 extraordinary volunteers in supporting Children’s Colorado patients and their families. The two-day bike tour through Colorado’s high country accomplishes more than conquering mountain passes; it benefits kids in our communities!

Fri Jul 22 - Sun Jul 24

Be a part of the Courage Classic and get ready for an adventure. Whether you are a fearless rider, a dedicated volunteer or cheerleader you are in for an unforgettable and inspirational weekend. Last year, the event raised $2.9 million to provide healthy futures for kids across Colorado. For more information about the Tour visit

Friday, July 22

3:00pm - 8:00pm          Courage Classic Expo

3:30pm - 8:00pm          Rider & Team Registration

3:30pm - 8:00pm          Rider Happy Hour & Grill with Live Music


Saturday, July 23

5:30am - 8:30am           Volunteer & Rider Breakfast

5:30am - 7:30am           Rider & Team Registration

10:00am - 8:00pm          Courage Classic Expo

8:00pm - 10:00pm          Tour Celebration & Lantern Ceremony

Additional Saturday Activities: 

10:30am                        Nature Talk (base of American Eagle Lift) 
7:00pm                          Copper Campfire & Live Music with Randell McKinnon (Fire Globe -Center Village) 
9:00pm                          Fireworks over West Lake in Center Village 


Sunday, July 24

5:30am - 8:30am           Volunteer & Rider Breakfast

10:00am - 3:00pm          Courage Classic Expo

11:00am - 3:00pm          Courage Classic BBQ 

Additional Activities:

10:30am                         Pedal for Pints Community Ride (meet at Gravitee Sports)
12:30pm                         Mountain Pose Yoga at Solitude Station

Routes & Start Times

Saturday, July 23

5:45am - 6:30am          Copper Loop Start

7:00am - 9:00am          Vail Pass Start

9:00am                         Family Route Start

Sunday, July 24

5:45am - 6:30am          Ute Pass Start

6:30am - 8:00am          Keystone Start

8:00am                         Family Route Start

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.



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