Event Schedule & Entertainment


(all times are approximate and subject to change)

The following schedule is similar in each host community. Highlights and times specific to a community will be available in your Mapbook, which you will receive during registration on 6/10.

Route Hours
6/11 – Rolling start: 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 6:00 p.m.
6/12 – Rolling start: 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 5:30 p.m.
6/13 – Rolling start: 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 4:00 p.m.
6/14 – Rolling Start: 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 6:00 p.m.
6/15 – Rolling start: 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 4:00 p.m.

  • Route support will begin in Ouray for participants who lodged there the previous night and choose to ride their bike from this location

6/16 – Rolling start: 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., route closes at 5:30 p.m.
6/17 - Rolling start: 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m., Closing Ceremony at 2:30 p.m.

Community Meals
• Breakfast is served from 5:00 a.m to 8:30 a.m. at HQ Site
• Lunch is served from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at HQ Site
• Dinner is served after lunch until 8:00 p.m. at Entertainment Site

Entertainment/Beer Garden
The beer garden and entertainment will be open from approximately 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in each host community. Odell Brewing Company is the official Ride The Rockies beer sponsor and will be serving delicious cold brews in cans. Beers are $4 a can. Please check back in the spring for a complete entertainment schedule.

Check Presentations
The RTR/Denver Post Community Foundation Presentations will be held at the Entertainment Sites daily. The Alamosa presentation will take place during the Opening Ceremony on 6/11 and the Salida presentation on 6/17  will take place during the closing ceremony at 2:30 p.m.

Baggage Transportation
• Early Truck departs between 6:00 a.m. and 6:30 a.m.
• Mid Truck departs between 7:00 a.m. and 7:30 a.m.
• Late Truck departs between 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.

Information Tent, Primal Hospitality Tent, Demo Area & St. Anthony Hospital Medical Mobile
Located at the HQ Site and will be open daily during the following hours:
June 10; 12:00 p.m. –7:00 p.m., Registration Day
June 11; 10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
June 12; 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
June 13; 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
June 14; 10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
June 15; 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
June 16; 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
June 17; 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Massage Tent
Reservations for massages will be accepted on registration day in Alamosa from 12pm - 7pm. Massages will be available at the HQ site during HQ hours from 6/11 - 6/16; $45 for 1/2 hour, $90 for one hour. In addition to these massages.

Shuttle Services
Shuttles will run from 5:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. in the departure town and from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the destination town (specific shuttle times for lodging pick-ups and drop-offs will be outlined prior to the Tour and noted in your Mapbook).

Yoga Classes
Two 30-minute yoga classes will be held Sunday 6/11 – Friday 6/16 at 5:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. at the HQ Site. Specific locations will be identified in your Mapbook and posted at the RTR Information Tent.

Cycling Seminars
Cycling Seminars will take place at 4:30 p.m. daily. Specific Cycling Seminar locations will be outlined in your Mapbook and posted at the RTR Information Tent.