USA Pro Challenge 2012. Photo courtesy of BKingFoto/Shutterstock.
From guides to each stage of the race to our favorite bicycle shops around Denver, we give you all you need to know during Colorado's favorite road-cycling race. Visit 5280.com/usaprochallenge  for daily cycling coverage this week.
After starting in Boulder, riders traverse several miles of CO 93 on the way to Golden. Waiting in Golden is a four-mile climb up Lookout Mountain. Then cyclists make their way through the suburbs to Denver. Finally, it’s three and a half laps through downtown along 17th Avenue and City Park.
Distance: 78 miles
Start: 12:30 p.m.
Where to Watch: Here's our roundup of places to watch  the seventh and final stage of the race.
Fuel Up: Grab a beer at Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery in Boulder, or stop by its sister restaurant, the Vine Street Pub, in Denver.
Don’t Miss: Check out the watch party at the Denver Bicycle Cafe on 17th Avenue.
Stay: Stay at home—the race is finally coming to you.