Colorado: The Front Range
Day 1, July 17, 2008. Boulder to Fort Collins. ~65 miles. Minor climbing, perhaps with a 1000 or 2000 feet total, over the whole day. There are no major climbs, but there is a small one leading up to Carter Lake.
Day 2, July 18, 2008. Fort Collins to Estes Park. ~45 miles. Only day of “major climbing”. ~3000 feet of total elevation gain.
Day 3, July 19, 2008. Estes Park to Boulder. ~60 Miles. No major climbing, and ~3000 feet of net elevation loss.