Bikes and Brews-Royal Gorge Century 2017

Saturday, September 23, 2017  @  7:00 AM   •  Century, Metric, 50k


505 Macon Ave., Canon City, CO    view map


Fremont Adventure Recreation and Red Canyon Cycles are excited for the 5th annual Bikes and Brews. This event combines the Royal Gorge Century ride (also metric and 50K options) with a post-race festival (including lunch and beer from Colorado breweries) to create an experience unique to Fremont County. 

Important: This year, we are proud to partner with the 2017 Harvest Festival at the Abbey Winery. Choose the "with Wine and Wheels" option for a special "Buy One Get One Free" offer: recieve two commemorative wine glasses and eight (8) wine tasting tickets! This offer is exclusive to Bikes and Brews participants. (Standard price is $10 for one glass and four tasting tickets.) 

Funds generated from this event will help to support local projects and organizations such as Fremont Adventure Recreation, the Lower Arkansas Mountain Bike Association, and more. 


 T Shirt

 Goody Bag


 Food and Drinks



 Kids' Activities


Course description:

Route Descriptions @

Directions to start:

Start in beautiful downtown Cañon City at Macon Plaza (505 Macon Avenue). All routes start and finish in the plaza, where post-ride food, beer, and entertainment will be ready for all participants and spectators. Admission is included in your registration fee and just $3 for non-participants.

Awards info:

Although this is not a timed race and awards are not given, all participants will recieve a swag bag with commemorative items and a t-shirt.

Additional info

NEW this year is our 'Wine and Wheels' option. Choose the Wine and Wheels Option that coresponds to your prefered race and you'll enjoy a buy-one-get-one free package from The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey's 2017 Harvest Festival. Recieve TWO commemorative wine glasses and EIGHT wine tasting tickets! (Regular price: $10 for one glass and four tickets.) This offer is exclusive to Bikes & Brews members, so take advantage of this special deal and spend your weekend in beautiful Cañon City!

Packet pickup:

Early Packet Pickup at Red Canyon Cycles on Friday, September 22nd from 5 pm - 7 pm.  Pre-ride packet Pickup at Macon Plaza 505 Macon Ave beginning at 7 am.

Registration info:

Optional USA Cycling rider insurance is available for $5 at packet pickup. Please consider if you do not carry your own personal coverage.


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• Royal Gorge Century (7 am start)

$70.00    Expires 7/6/2017 11:59 PM

• Royal Gorge Century with Wine and Wheels Package (7:00 am start)

$80.00    Expires 7/6/2017 11:59 PM

• Metric Century (7 am start)

$70.00    Expires 7/6/2017 11:59 PM

• Metric Century with Wine and Wheels Package (7 am start)

$80.00    Expires 7/6/2017 11:59 PM

• 50K (10 am start)

$55.00    Expires 7/7/2017 11:59 PM

• 50K with Wine and Wheels Package (10 am start)

$65.00    Expires 7/6/2017 11:59 PM

• Extra TShirt-Early Bird

$15.00    Expires 9/1/2017 11:59 PM