May 5 - 6, 2023


One of the most beloved endurance events in Colorado. With a fast and fun single-track course located 10 minutes northwest of Fruita, Colorado, within the “posh environs” of Highline Lake State Park with its green grass and warm showers. This is a great race to kick off your riding season.

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Highline Lake State Park

An oasis in the desert, Highline Lake is the recreation epicenter for the Grand Valley with two lakes, lush grass, trails and trees.

No matter the season, Highline Lake State Park is a diverse and welcome retreat. Connected to miles of trails and close to communities, the park makes an ideal base camp for exploring the Grand Junction area. Whether passing through on mountain bikes, or as an end destination, the park welcomes campers, anglers, families and groups.

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Nothing like riding your bike for 18 hours, camping out with friends, and just having a good time!

Previous Rider

Its fast, its fun! The course is a blast, singletrack and some double-track, its AWESOME!

Previous Rider

Its a great race, camping is fun, we will be back next year.

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Fruita Fat Tire Festival

Come ride miles of pristine MTB Trails, meet MTB friends from around the world and support those who support the passion, lifestyle and the sport we all enjoy. Demo the newest bikes at one of the top cycling expo’s in the state. Celebrate hundreds of miles of World Class MTB Trails and join in the fun!

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