The Aspen Cycling Club has a great MTB race schedule planned for the 2017 season with 8 road and 7 mountain bike races starting on May 10th and ending with their banquet at the Limelight Hotel on September 13th.
If you’re not a racer but want to meet other riders, consider volunteering as a marshal at one of the ACC’s Wednesday evening races. The ACC has also scheduled a volunteer trail work evening, set for July 13th. Huge thanks to the ACC and it’s members for supporting RFMBA with matching challenge grant in 2015!
Location: Prince Creek Trail System, Carbondale. Registration will be at Roaring Fork High School.
Start Time: 6:00pm
Event Type: MTB Race
Marshal: To sign up to Marshal for this race or any race this season please go to the Marshal Signup.
Course Description: The course will be a circuit on the Prince Creek Trails. Riders will start at end of pavement on Prince Creek Rd, then climb Prince Creek Road to the single track a half-mile up from the ditch crossing. Climb single track to BLM 8320/Porcupine Traverse, then turn left onto BLM 8320 and follow it to Highline Trail. Turn right on to Highline Trail, follow Highline to BLM 8320, climb BLM 8320 to Father of Ginormous Connector, and turn left onto FoG connector. Descend to FoG and continue down to porcupine traverse. Turn right onto porcupine traverse and ride to Christmas Tree, then turn left onto Christmas Tree and descend to Monte Carlo. Turn right onto Monte Carlo and descend to Prince Creek Road. Turn left onto Prince Creek Road for another lap or turn right to got back to pavement/start line.
Course Map: Prince Creek MTB Race
Categories: Click Here for more information about our race categories.
Start Times and Number of Laps:
6:00pm, 2 LAPS, Men’s Master 50+, Men’s Grand Masters 60–69, Women’s Advanced, Women’s Masters 50+, C-Novice Men, C-Novice Women, HS/MS boys, Men’s Super Grand Masters 70+
At Conclusion of 6:00pm race, 4 LAPS, (+/- 6:45pm) Open Men, followed by Advanced Men and Open Women 2 minutes later.
Registration: 2017 online registration coming soon!
Race day sign in and/or paper registration takes place from 5:00pm to 5:45pm at Carbondale High School. The Prince Creek MTB Race will be free of charge for all racers. Race numbers are issued for each discipline for the entire season! Bring your number to every race and remember to check in at registration prior to the start.