Friday through Sunday: Weekend of Camping and Riding in Cache la Poudre Canyon.
Briefing at 2:45 PM, Friday, at Ted's Place, near Colorado-14 junction with U.S.-287, Bellvue, north parking area.
We will be staying at the Mountain Park Campground group campsite which has a fully-enclosed shelter with an interior fireplace, multiple tent sites, and a large parking lot that can accommodate camping trailers. Quarter-operated showers are available, too.
Camping equipment is to be collected, (place: to be arranged), the day before the event; then, loaded in a vehicle for transport to the group campsite.
Please, bring a sleeping bag, tent, personal clothing, something for lunch on Saturday, personal snacks and beverages, and forth.
There is a nominal fee to pay for hauling cargo; the group campsite; and, food for two breakfasts plus two dinners: $30. Participants will be asked to help with cooking and cleanup duties.
Children under-12-years-old: no fee!
[Non-cycling family members or friends are welcome to join us for camping this: same fee as cyclists.]
Please, register. (Click button, left-side area of screen.)
Ride on Friday: Ted's Place-to-Mountain Park Campground, 24-miles with 1440-vertical-foot (net-climb): https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24109835 . Rides on Saturday: (8:30 AM), out-and-back on Colorado_14, returning to Mountain Park Campground, two (suggested) options:
B/■/Moderated pace 49-mile out-and-back with 2370-vertical-feet (change), via Poudre Falls (8275-feet-elevation): https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23501363; or,
A/♦/Advanced pace 86-mile out-and-back with 5650-vertical-feet (change), via Moose Visitor Center, topping-out (twice) over Cameron Pass, (10,270-feet-elevation): https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24107858 .
Ride on Sunday: Mountain Park Campground-to-Ted's Place, 24-miles with 1440-vertical-foot (net-descent): https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24110057.