Officials Warn Of Bicycle Race Traffic Problems

VAIL, Colo. (AP) – The Colorado Department of Transportation is warning motorists of traffic problems as authorities prepare for the USA Pro Cycling Challenge bicycle race.

According to the Vail Daily, race officials are estimating the race may draw more than one million spectators over the course of seven days beginning Aug. 22.

The race will cover more than 500 miles of Colorado terrain, including Aspen, Avon, Breckenridge, Colorado Springs, Denver, Gunnison, Salida and Steamboat Springs.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


One Comment

  1. Ted Decker says:

    Not much info in this brief article. Where can we get info on where spectators will be allowed to view or camp along all of the stages. Will it be like Europe, allowing everyone everywhere……..or US style with a great concern that someone might turn an ankle or stub a toe?

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