Continental Divide Adventure Ride
JULY 7-11 2022
Four Day 750 mile Adventure Motorcycle ride on the Continental Divide from and to Colorado Springs.
The Ride is from July 8-11 – Friday to Monday
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE ADVENTURE RIDE
Colorado Springs Airport to the Continental Divide. And Back.
- 11 Mountain Passes.
- 4 Days, 750 miles.
- Ride up Pikes Peak on Day 4.
- GPS Tracks. Gear Portage. T-Shirt. Route Maps. Chase Truck and Support.
- 75% Off-Road.
- Lodging or Camping Not Included. Club will reserve Lodging and purchase some meals.
2021 Divide Ride write-up on ADV Rider
Day 1 – Loop is Clockwise – Colorado Springs to Gold Camp Road old Railroad Right-of-way to Victor.
- Phantom Canyon Railroad Right-of-way to Canon City, to Temple Canyon Park to Cotopaxi.
- To Ute Pass to Salida. Overnight in Salida. 1 Pass.
President Theodore Roosevelt said on a Train ride in 1900 that the beauty of the route from Colorado Springs to Victor: “This is the ride that bankrupts the English language.”
Day 2 – Off-Road from Salida to Buena Vista. To Trout Creek Pass, then over Weston Pass to Granite.
- Mt. Elbert Forebay to Twin Lakes.
- To Independence Pass to Aspen.
- From Aspen to Basalt to Hagerman Pass to Turquoise Lake to Leadville.
- Overnight in Leadville.
- 4 Passes.
- Stay at the Historic Delaware Hotel.
Day 3 – Loop over Cottonwood Pass to the town of Tincup.
- Over Cumberland Pass to Pitkin.
- To Old Monarch Pass to Sargents.
- Old Marshall Pass Railroad right of way to Salida.
- Overnight in Salida.
- 6 Passes.
Day 4 – From Salida to Ute Pass to 11 Mile Cyn RR Row on the Platte River to Hwy 24.
- RR ROW To Woodland Park.
- Up to Pikes Peak Summit.
- To Manitou Springs & Old Colorado City to Cheyenne Canyon RR ROW to Colorado Springs Airport.
- Up Pikes Peak on Day 4.
- 75% Off Road.
- This ride will stage and park at the secure Colorado Springs Airport.
- Long Term parking at the Airport is $7 a day.
Stay at Brown Canyon Inn on Hwy 50 in Salida on Friday & Sunday
407 East Hwy 50,
Hwy 50 @ County Rd 107
Salida, CO 81201 US
Stay at the Historic Delaware Hotel in Leadville Saturday.
The club has reserved rooms. Suites will sleep 4 or 2 beds to a room.
700 Harrison Ave.
Leadville CO, 80461
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE ADVENTURE