Cyclists from across the United States and abroad widely recognize Colorado as a premier cycling destination, because of its natural beauty, variety of terrain, notable bike rides and races and soaring elevation. Colorado has a variety of cycling offerings for all types of riders, and there are upcoming races and organized rides for everyone. Guests at the Home Ranch can meet Moots Biking members, test ride their bikes and tour the Steamboat factory where the handcrafted bikes are manufactured (September 3rd-9th). Pedal the Plains is an annual cycling event that celebrates the agricultural roots and frontier heritage of the Eastern Plains of Colorado, bringing riders on a tour through Weld and Morgan County (September 15th – 17th). The 5th annual Bikes & Brews festival in Cañon City offers three separate scenic bike races: The Royal Gorge Century, Metric Mash and the Red Canyon 50k (September 23rd). Made famous by the 1980s Coors Classic, start and end in Grand Junction with the tour of the Moon Grand Cycling Classic (September 30th). For more information on cycling in Colorado, click here.