43 riders headed off in mild, dry conditions on the fourth Colorado High Country 1200!
Mike Turek's bike (rider #41) with frame tag.
Drop bags await transport.
Ken Bonner calibrating something ...
Makoto Miyazaki and Toshi Nemoto
Mile 1: Heading up McCaslin Blvd. in Louisville.
Mile 23: 75th St. and Woodland Rd. in Boulder County
Cloud bank is smoke plume from Cold Springs fire west of Boulder.
Mile 36: Rd. 29 in Larimer County
You can faintly make out the "horsetooth" feature of Horsetooth Reservoir,
first real climbs of the route.
Mile 35: Rd. 12 in Larimer County