Schedule of Events
by Friday, August 30
12 pm - Course open for pre-riding
5-7 pm - Packet pickup the Fremont Center for the Arts
Saturday, August 31
7:30 am - Point Alta Vista Half-Marathon Trail Run START
12:30 - 2:30 pm - Course open for pre-riding
2-7 pm - Packet pickup
3:00 pm - Gorgeous 25 MTB Race START
7-9 pm - Music by Dillon Finn and campfire at Royal Gorge Ranch & Resort
7:30 pm - Course Closes for Gorgeous 25
Sunday, September 1
6:30 am - Packet pickup at Royal Gorge Ranch & Resort
8:00 am - Royal 50 MTB Race START
12:00 pm - Food and drink sales begin
12:00 pm - Cutoff (Royal 50 racers must begin 2nd lap)
2:00 pm - Course closes for Royal 50
5:00 pm - Point Alta Vista 5K Trail Run START
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Live Music by Mystic 7 and campfire at Royal Gorge Ranch & Resort
The Royal Gorge Park Trails are located just outside of Cañon City, Colorado. The festival host will be the Royal Gorge Ranch & Resort, which offers direct access to trails.
Please feel free to contact us if you are interested in sponsoring or supporting our event in any way.
Royal 50 and Gorgeous 25 are USA Cycling-permitted events. To accumulate points based on your performance, please be sure to have your USAC personal licence in place. Visit the USAC page here for more info.
The Royal 50 would not be possible without the support of our event committee, sponsors, and volunteers. THANKS to everyone who makes The Royal 50 possible and for supporting the continued growth of outdoor recreation in Fremont County!