Route

PTP route

Day 1 - Eads to Lamar

Friday, September 20
Opening Ceremony – 10AM
Rolling Start – 10AM to 3:30PM
36 Miles
+118′ Elevation Gain
Roads Traveled – CO 96, CR 49
Aid Stations – Blue Roof Hydro Farm and Haggard Residence (tentative)
Points of Interest – Ag 101, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, Neenoshe Reservoir and Amache Internment Camp

Day 2 - Lamar to La Junta

Saturday, September 21
Rolling Start – 7AM to 9AM
68 Miles (w/ Rocky Ford Century Loop – 103 Miles)
+1,070′ Elevation Gain
Roads Traveled – CR 49, CR 195, US 50, CR 194
Aid Stations – McClave, Fort Lyon and Bent’s Old Fort
Points of Interest – John Martin State Park & Reservoir, Fort Lyon Facility & National Cemetery, Bent’s Old Fort and Santa Fe Trail

Day 3 - La Junta to Eads

Sunday, September 22
Rolling Start – 6:30AM to 8:30AM
Closing Ceremony – 3:30PM
70 Miles
+978′ Elevation Gain
Roads Traveled – CR 31, CO 96
Aid Stations – Cheraw, Arlington and Haswell
Points of Interest – Raptors Exhibit, World’s Smallest Jail

PTP Century Ride map

Century Ride

Lamar to La Junta w/Rocky Ford Loop

Saturday, September 21
Rolling Start – 6:30AM to 8:30AM
103 miles
+1,562′ Elevation Gain
Roads Travel – CR 49, CR 195, US 50, CR 194, CO 10, CR 71, CR 266, CR 109
Aid Stations – McClave, Fort Lyon, Bent’s Old Fort, La Junta and Rocky Ford
Points of Interest – John Martin State Park & Reservoir, Fort Lyon Facility & National Cemetery, Bent’s Old Fort, Santa Fe Trail and a wildlife sanctuary

PTP family ride map

Family Fun Ride

Eads, CO @ Kiowa County Fairgrounds

Sunday, September 22
Start – 9:30AM
6 Miles
+75′ Elevation Gain
Aid Station – Saffer Spray Service Inc.

For those who prefer a cowboy costume over spandex, a cruiser bike over a road bike, or hot cider over Skratch Mix, this is the offering for you. Participants of the Family Fun Ride will enjoy a leisurely route that begins and ends at the Kiowa County Fairgrounds; touring the quaint town of Eads and its surrounding farms and landscape. Prizes will be awarded for best costume and for the bike that is decorated the most creatively.

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