Fremont Adventure Recreation is proud and excited to announce the second annual Royal 50 Mountain Bike Race. This epic ride, which will take place on the newest jewel in Cañon City's crown - the Royal Gorge Park Trails - takes you across singletrack trails that offer flowy fun and technical challenges. Choose 50-mile or 20-mile course distances.
New this year: 5K and Half-Marathon foot races will take place during the Royal 50 Weekend.
Schedule of Events
Friday, August 30
12 pm - Course open for pre-riding
Saturday, August 31
8-3:30 pm - Course open for pre-riding
2-7 pm - Packet pickup for Royal 50
3 pm - Gorgeous 25 begins
7-9 pm - Music 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
6:30 - 8 am - Pancake breakfast + coffee
8:00 am - Royal 50 begins
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
7:00 pm - Live Music 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.
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!