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Cheyenne Mountain Resort & Pikes Peak Bike Tours Hit the Trails Amidst The Grandeur of Autumn Vistas
Accommodations and a unique autumn bike tour offer memorable mountain experiences.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (August 10, 2016)— Experience the thrill of a downhill ride or the nostalgia of an old mining camp, while surrounded by spectacular autumn foliage views in Cheyenne Canyon with The Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Tour Package. Four diamond Cheyenne Mountain Resort & Pikes Peak Bike Tours have created a discounted guest package featuring a unique mountain bike experience combining Colorado’s invigorating outdoor mountain fun and glorious fall scenery for those looking for adventure, with the pampering and convenience of an all inclusive resort for those who like their creature comforts. The bike tour is designed for all skill levels and all of the gear is provided. After a full day riding in the ‘saddle,’ exploring history or stoking that adrenaline rush, relax ‘back at the ranch’ with Cheyenne Mountain Resort’s upscale accommodations and casual dining, along with many amenities and activities. The Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Tour Package is available September 1, 2016—October 31, 2016. Pricing is tiered, starting at $179.00 per person, not including tax, gratuity and fees.
There’s more than one way to descend a mountain or traverse a trail and The Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Tour Package gains access to historic Gold Camp Road. The course for Gold Camp is a well worn dirt and gravel trail etched along an old railroad route with tunnels, known as the Old Short Line, that meanders through forest and canyons, skirting the remains of a rough and tumble, rags to riches gold mining past. This tour provides amazing vistas, brilliant fall foliage colors and a fun ride for all skill levels.
“The Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Tour Package gives visitors an opportunity to truly experience the wonder of nature in the crisp fresh air and the awesome beauty of our fall foliage,” said Rachel O’Hara, marketing manager, at Cheyenne Mountain Resort. “Pikes Peak Bike Tours are experts at managing the logistics and gear for cycling at all skill levels. This tour pays homage to Colorado’s rich, pioneering history filled with adventure, courage and grit, with the added luxury of knowing that comfortable accommodations, resort amenities and great food awaits you at trail’s end. All biking and lodging details are taken care of for you, so just enjoy the ride and scenery!”
Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers premium resort vacationing with 316 spacious guestrooms and suits and over 40,000 square feet of unparalleled meeting and event space. For the active traveler, there’s all-season hiking, tennis and a newly renovated championship Pete Dye-designed golf course. For the family looking for a getaway, the resort’s lake and beach area provide a perfect place to come together, while the Kidz pool and splash pad offer fun for all ages. Additional amenities include a spa, five swimming pools, tennis courts, full service fitness center, aquatics center and a 35-acre recreation lake. Known for its breathtaking mountain views, exceptional accommodations, fine dining, and myriad of activities the AAA Four Diamond Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers the ultimate in Colorado vacationing.
Fall Foliage Scenic Bike Tour Package
This guided tour is 99% downhill along an established dirt road etched along a closed 1800s railroad system known as the Old Short Line. It meanders through forests, canyons and old tunnels, skirting the scattered remains of its rough and tumble, gold mining past on the Gold Camp Road in Cheyenne Canyon. Pocket your own treasure with each expansive view of the shimmering gold aspen leaves. This tour is suitable for the whole family, and while a minimum age is not required, participants must be at least 4’6” tall in order to properly fit on the smallest bikes in the fleet.
- Overnight accommodation for one night in a deluxe guestroom with a patio or balcony
- Access to resort amenities and activities
- Boxed lunch and refreshment from the resort to take with you
- Keepsake adventure backpack
- Water bottles
Valid Dates: September 1, 2016—October 31, 2016
Package Price: Pricing starts as low as $179/night for one person, including a $5 discount on the bike tour. The pricing is tiered; based on how many people book the package. The price will go up in increments of approximately $80 to cover the bike tour and a personalized boxed lunch from the resort for each additional person.
About Cheyenne Mountain Resort
Nestled in the shadows of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains lies Cheyenne Mountain Resort, Colorado Springs’ premier four season escape. The resort’s 316 finely appointed guest rooms and suites featuring comfortable Rocky Mountain-inspired décor are arranged in eight residential lodges across the property. A vast array of amenities includes an 18-hole championship Pete Dye-designed golf course, five swimming pools, tennis courts, a health and fitness center, aquatics center and a 35-acre recreation lake. Known for its breathtaking mountain views, exceptional accommodations, fine dining, myriad of activities and comprehensive conference facilities, the AAA Four Diamond Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers the ultimate in Colorado vacationing. Now open, Alluvia Spa and Wellness Retreat at Cheyenne Mountain Resort combines indigenous elements with a pampering touch to deliver temporary refuge for the mind, body and soul.
To book a reservation or learn more about Cheyenne Mountain Resort, call 800.588.0250 or visit www.cheyennemountain.com.
About Pikes Peak Bike Tours
Based in Colorado Springs, locally-owned and operated Pikes Peak Bike Tours began running tours in 1995 on Pikes Peak and has been under the current ownership since 2005. If you are looking for a fun, adventurous way to experience Colorado on your next vacation, Pikes Peak Bike Tours can provide you with an exciting option for making memories that will last a lifetime!! With Pikes Peak Bike Tours, you will experience breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains as you are coasting downhill on your bike. All skill levels will enjoy our bicycling adventures. Your entire group, from the extreme sports enthusiast to those who haven’t been on a bike in years, will feel at home with us. For more information call/text: 719.337.5311 or visit www.bikepikespeak.com
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