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Mountains to Desert

Registration is open. Join us for the VIRTUAL Mountains to Desert ride September 1-26, 2020!

Details about the three virtual events

100 mile challenge: Ride any bike… anywhere for a total of 100 miles between September 1-26, 2020 $50

50 mile kids challenge: Ride any bike…anywhere for a total of 50 miles between September 1-26, 2020 $30

Actual M2D course: Cycle from Telluride to Gateway on your day of choice September 1-26, 2020 $50

Register here & track your progress using the RaceJoy app.

Mountains to Desert is the only fundraiser each year for the Just For Kids Foundation, which provides essential scholarships, operating grants, program support, capital & start-up funding, and new equipment to deserving youth & youth organizations within the San Miguel Watershed including the towns of Telluride, Norwood, Nucla, Naturita, Paradox and all points in between.

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Event Details

When:

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Time:

06:30am - 04:30pm

Location

N First and W Colorado Telluride, CO 81435
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  • DON’T DELAY: We’re placing another order for #BicycleColorado masks made by our friends at @primalwear TOMORROW (5/14) at noon! Click the link in our bio to get yours now!
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We’re thrilled to see so many people out enjoying (and often rediscovering the joy of) riding a bike right now, and we’re asking ALL bicyclists to do their part to prevent the spread of #covid19 by wearing a mask or other face covering when out for a ride. Doing so keeps you, your loved ones, those around you, and all Coloradans safer while helping reduce stress on our medical system. If you still need a mask, click the link in our bio to pre-order one now and support our advocacy work! Thanks so much to everyone who has already purchased, and to @primalwear for supporting our efforts over the years. Ride on.
  • #BicycleColorado volunteers and staff members spent time today helping @denverurbangardens and @denverfoodrescue deliver “Grow a Garden” food boxes to home-bound families in Denver—via bike! Supporting our community on two wheels makes for a great way to spend a sunny day. Many thanks to our friends @ddchen47, David M., and @juggernautcargo for your help! Head to denverfoodrescue.org or dug.org to learn more about these great local organizations. #rideyourbike
  • Tonight the #BicycleColorado team celebrated Stacey, our outgoing Development Director, with a virtual happy hour. Stacey has been an absolute rockstar for BC. We’re sad to see her leave, but thrilled for her as she heads out on a new adventure (hopefully in the #BikeAdvocacy space!) in North Carolina. Please join us in wishing her well!