For seven consecutive days, the world’s top athletes race through the majestic Rockies, reaching higher altitudes than they’ve ever had to endure – more than two miles in elevation. One of the largest cycling events in United States history, the 2012 USA Pro Cycling Challenge will feature the best of the best in professional cycling, competing on a challenging course through some of America’s most beautiful scenery.
Referred to as “America’s Race,” the second annual USA Pro Cycling Challenge will feature the overall start in Durango, Colorado on August 20, 2012. With so much to see and do in this Southwestern mountain town, come participate in the race excitement and enjoy a holiday in a quintessential Colorado mountain town. Ride the historic steam train, raft the Animas River, soar through the air at the largest zipline adventure, take a horseback ride through the meadows.