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Pedal The Plains Colorado Bike Tour

"The race for the rest of us," Colorado's Pedal The Plains is a light-hearted September road-cycling trek through the state's swaying, expansive eastern plains with plenty of fun on and off the bike for cyclists of all skill levels.
Pedal the Plains
Pedal the Plains

After the success of the first tour in 2012, Pedal The Plains makes a splash every year with a new route, educational activities and entertainment.

Pedal The Plains embraces a flatter, more leisurely pace, where stopping to sample the bounty of the area's farmers' markets, crafts fairs, historic trails and educational farming techniques, as well as concerts, beer gardens, county fairs and a family fun ride are all part of the experience. For those feeling hardier, there's even a scenic century ride. 

 

2020 Pedal The Plains

The 2020 event dates have yet to be announced, with the route traveling through Lamar, Holly, Springfield and other parts of Prowers County. Check the Pedal The Plains website for more updates. 

2020 Pedal The Plains Route

Day 1: Lamar to Holly
Distance: 47.5 miles
Off-the-Bike Events: Stay tuned

Day 2: Holly to Springfield (includes Century and Gravel options)
Distance: 73.1 miles
Off-the-Bike Events: Stay tuned

Day 3: Springfield to Lamar
Distance: 47.1 miles
Off-the-Bike Events: Stay tuned

Learn more about the tour, including its Tread Lightly ethos.