EVENT CALENDAR

Beyond the Horizon Triathlon

  • BEST BET
    DATE: August 16 2014, 6:45 AM
    Cost:
    Free to watch.
    CATEGORY: Sports and Recreation
    VENUE INFORMATION:
    Rocky Mountain National Park
    1000 Highway 36
    Estes Park, CO 80517

    http://www.5280.com/nps.gov.

Take on the trifecta of sports challenges in the inaugural Beyond the Horizon Triathlon. The race features scenic views of Rocky Mountain National Park, a chance to swim in the largest natural body of water in Colorado, and a bike ride on the historic Trail Ridge Road. If you aren’t a triathlete, there are still many ways to observe the competition, with bird’s-eye views of the lake and camping spots on Trail Ridge Road to watch the cyclists. The triathlon will cap off the weekend with musical performances by Colorado native and blues prodigy Austin Young and his band No Difference, alon gwith British rock band Vasey. Sat 6:45 a.m.