Rist Canyon Road Ride




Bike Ride

3561 ft

Begins in:
Fort Collins, CO, United States
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This legendary loop course allows the spectators to watch the start of the race/ride as well see the finish within the same location. Racers and Riders will begin their race/ride from the CSU Hughes Stadium; proceed to the east through gate #2 and ride north on Overland Trail; Turn west on Bingham Hill Road (County Road 50E); then right onto County Road 23 heading north to County Road 52E making a left turn and head west up Rist Canyon to Buckhorn Canyon, turning left onto County Road 27 (Stove Prairie Road) and heading south toward Masonville and County Road 38E. Then turn south on County Road 27; east on County Road 24H; north on County Road 25E; turning right and heading east on County Road 38E to County Road 23 (Centennial Drive) heading north over the Horsetooth Reservoir damns, turning right and heading east on Bingham Hill Road (CR 50E), turning right heading south on Overland Trail Road to Hughes Stadium gate #2.
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Climb Details

Rating Start/End Points Length Start/End Elevation Avg Grade
Cat 4 0.06 mi/3.36 mi 3.30 mi 5354 ft/5760 ft 2.3%
Cat 5 6.48 mi/8.97 mi 2.49 mi 5465 ft/5650 ft 1.4%
Cat 5 10.03 mi/11.09 mi 1.06 mi 5479 ft/5624 ft 2.6%
Cat 1 15.45 mi/26.60 mi 11.15 mi 5142 ft/7967 ft 4.8%

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