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History and Culture on Display as Pedal the Plains Cruises through Southeast Colorado

Hundreds of cyclists passed through southeast Colorado this past weekend for the fifth annual Pedal the Plains ride. [Here’s] Bobby’s Bird Farm. The property was full of animal enclosures for hundreds of birds as well as other animals. A Bobby’s Bird Farm employee shows off the baby wallaroo. CREDIT HOLLY

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Pedal the Plains touts rural Colorado

The Fifth Annual Pedal The Plains Bicycle Tour had its kickoff event in Rocky Ford, September 15, and had a large crowd on-hand who make the ride happen. The event is a celebration of friends, food and entertainment, as they gathered to celebrate the rural communities across the state. The

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1000 Cyclists Expected in the Lower Arkansas River Valley for 5th Annual ‘Pedal the Plains’

The fifth annual Pedal the Plains bike ride is set to begin Friday in Ordway. The three-day 150-mile ride will take place in the Lower Arkansas River Valley this year, passing through Ordway, Fowler and La Junta. Tour organizer Chandler Smith says Pedal the Plains aims to inform cyclists about

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LJ hosts Pedal The Plains Saturday and Sunday

Ordway, Fowler and La Junta are all stops on the fifth annual Pedal The Plains Bicycle Tour, which features the open range and star-filled nights of southeast Colorado. Ordway, Fowler and La Junta are all stops on the fifth annual Pedal The Plains Bicycle Tour, which features the open range

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Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Junta

By Daniel Petty The Denver Post Pedal the Plains is returning to southeast Colorado after a three-year absence. This year’s route, announced Wednesday, will take riders over 151 miles from Sept. 16-18, starting in Ordway and journeying through Fowler and La Junta before returning to the start. The Denver Post

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PTP Shines Light on Familiar Territory in a New Way

I recently completed my third Pedal The Plains (PTP) bicycle tour. It’s a three-day event with a lot of riding, festivities, celebrating communities and seeing things in a new way. This is the second year I felt like at least part of the tour was in my back yard; familiar

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Plain News #4

Greetings! Congratulations on completing the 2015 Denver Post Pedal The Plains Bicycle Tour presented by Viaero Wireless! We hope you had a terrific experience and plan to join us again next year. In This Newsletter: Educational Signs All Things Social Bike Technicians Tour Photographs PTP Technical Gear Survey Lost &

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Educational Signs Along The PTP Route

Numerous educational signs were planted along the route throughout the ride to educate cyclists about what they were seeing, hearing and smelling as they pedaled along. In case you missed a sign or two, here they are! The famous Pony Express mail service crossed through the NE corner of Colorado at

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800 Cyclists Bring Variety of Experiences, Leave with New Ones

From ages 10-88, from Australia to the Front Range, from local farmers to metropolitan politicians, approximately 800 cyclists of all ages and backgrounds passed through Holyoke Friday, Sept. 18, as part of the Pedal The Plains bicycle tour. They represented two foreign countries and 20 states, not to mention a

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Community Groups Benefit from Pedal The Plains

Approximately 1,200 cyclists wheeled into Sterling Saturday as part of Pedal The Plains, and brought about a $250,000 economic impact to the community, according to Karla Maraccini, Director of Community Partnerships for Gov. John Hickenlooper. Maraccini addressed a crowd that included riders as well as local residents from the mobile

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Flobots Workshop Gets Sterling Middle School Students Singing

STERLING — Students at Sterling Middle School celebrated music Friday. Flobots, a Denver-based alternative hip-hop group, visited the school to talk to students about the importance of music and sharing songs. The band, which will close out the Pedal The Plains entertainment in Sterling today, is in town thanks to

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Pedal on the plains bike tour underway

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