Copper Triangle Cycling Camp

  • Jun 17, 2024
  • Cycling

Is this camp right for me?

Is this camp right for me?

Rocky Mountain Cycling Camp with Entry to Copper Triangle Event

If you dream about riding your bike in the Rocky Mountains in the summer, this training camp is for you. Whether you are a CTS Camp veteran or a first timer this camp will challenge you and is a great summer goal event. This camp focuses on endurance training rides with a power meter, plus climbing and descending skills.

Improve your skills and enjoy the Rockies with 3 days of riding under the guidance of CTS coaches. The beautiful and challenging roads around Copper Mountain, Vail, and Leadville in Colorado will test the fitness of any cyclist. And our professional coaches provide feedback and instruction to improve skills and hone performance. Fully supported rides, professional mechanics and daily power file analysis complete the experience at our Copper Triangle Camp. Camp ends with the Copper Triangle event, which covers 85 miles and over 6,000 feet of climbing. CTS will donate $100 from every camp entry to the Davis Phinney Foundation.

davis-phinney-foundation-logo This three-and-a half day camp welcomes beginner to advanced riders looking for quality training days and professional instruction.  Due to the demanding nature of the routes, we highly recommend that your bicycle be equipped with a 12-28 cassette, and/or a compact crankset.

Camp Itinerary

  • Day 1 – Check-In

    This arrival and check in day at Copper Mountain.  After dropping off your bike and a brief check-in process, you’ll join the CTS coaching staff and fellow riders for a gourmet dinner and a preview of the week ahead.

  • Day 2 – Field Test and Endurance Ride

    We will begin with the CTS Field Test followed by and endurance ride. We will depart from Copper Mountain. The field test will allow our coaches to best place you in a group and serve as a starting point on how to improve your fitness and skill. After the ride we will have a post ride lunch and do individual power data review sessions.

  • Day 3 – Vail Pass

    Today we will recon the Vail Pass Climb. We will begin our ride again from Copper Mountain. We will split into groups and ride 30-70 miles and work on pacing, climbing, and descending skills. After the ride we will have a post ride lunch and individual power file review. After rest and recovery time we will gather for a pre event dinner.

  • Day 4 – Copper Triangle!

    Today is the Copper Triangle! Time to put everything you’ve learn to use. All groups will stage for the start of the event at Copper Mountain. Coaches and riders will ride side by side making for an excellent way to finish our cam. Following the ride we will gather in the expo area and enjoy food and other offerings.

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Copper Triangle Cycling Camp
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