Route

PTP route

Day 1 – Ordway to Fowler

Friday, September 16
Opening Ceremony – 11AM
Rolling Start – 11:30AM to 2:30PM
21 Miles / 241′ Elv. Gain
Pass Through Towns – Crowley, Olney Springs
Highlight – Olney War Memorial

Day 2 – Fowler to La Junta

Saturday, September 17
Rolling Start – 7:00AM to 9:00AM
59 Miles / 968′ Elv. Gain
Pass Through Towns – Hawley, Rocky Ford, Swink
Highlights – CSU Research Farm & Extension Office, Hirakata Farms, Hanagan Farms and Santa Fe Trail Scenic Byway

Day 3 – La Junta to Ordway

Sunday, September 18
Rolling Start – 7:00AM to 9:00AM
Closing Ceremony – 3:00PM
71 Miles / 1,219′ Elv. Gain
Pass Through Towns – Las Animas, Cheraw, Sugar City
Highlights – Livestock Sale Barns, Bent’s Old Fort, Frazee Farms

PTP Century Ride map

Century Ride

Fowler to La Junta with an out and back toward Vogel Canyon

Saturday, September 17
Rolling Start – 7:00AM to 8:00AM
100 miles / 2,167′ Elv. Gain
Pass Through Towns – Hawley, Rocky Ford, Swink
Highlights – CSU Research Farm & Extension Office, Hirakata Farms, Hanagan Farms, Santa Fe Trail Scenic Byway and Comanche National Grassland

Family Fun Ride * City Park Loop

La Junta, CO @ City Park

Saturday, September 17
Start – 11:00AM
5 Miles
Contests – Best Costume, Best Decorated Bike and Pumpkin Seed Spitting
Highlights – Koshare  Museum, Otero Junior College, Picketwire Players, Potter Park, La Junta Wipeout and Waterslide, Otero Museum and Downtown La Junta

For those who prefer a cowboy costume over spandex, a cruiser bike over a road bike, or hot apple cider over Skratch Mix, this is the bike ride for you. Participants of the Family Fun Ride will begin with a pancake breakfast and then set off for a leisurely 5-mile trip around La Junta. Prizes will be awarded to the best costume and most creative bike.

Participants will receive:
-Family Fun Ride T-shirt
-Lapel Pin
-Rider Bib
-Pancake Breakfast
-Live Entertainment
-Aid Station
-Route Support
-Games & Prizes

Register for the Family Fun Ride:
Register online by August 26. Walk-ons are also welcome! Adults – $30, Children (17 and under) – $20.