For some, riding 172 miles over the relatively flat surface of Colorado’s High Plains may seem easy. For others, this may be the longest ride they have ever attempted. Either way, with adequate training and preparation, Pedal The Plains may prove to be an experience of a lifetime. The Rider Area is designed to offer simple steps and resources for cycling success. To best prepare yourself, refer to the following links – training, nutrition, safety, equipment and rider almanac.