Some nice mountain-bike rides, a bike-friendly community and the epic Independence Pass road ride make Aspen a compelling choice for the 2013 Colorado Bike Town of the Year.Image courtesy of Aspen Skiing Co - aspensnowmass.com
Vail offers killer lift-accessed mountain biking, all kinds of road rides and a long, cruisy bike path for an all-around bike experience par excellence.Image courtesy of Vail Resorts / Vail Mountain - vail.com
You may be hard-pressed to find more professional bikers per capita than right in Durango. And with all the killer trails and proximity to high-elevation road rides, it's no wonder why the sponsored set flocks to Durango.Image courtesy of Iron Horse Bicycle Classic - facebook.com
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