Today at 4pm there will be a ceremonial event to open the desperately need 3.1 miles of the new at the Betasso Preserve. Later this summer a connector tail from Four Mile Canyon will be created allowing riders who don't mind a little asphalt to make a wonderful loop ride out of Boulder. 303Cycling will attempt to ride the trail today to provide more feedback of the trail. If you ride this trail this week then please comment here on this story your opinion of how it was.
Schedule of events today
Grand opening schedule
2:30 p.m. – Nature hike from Betasso Trailhead to ceremony site.
3:15 p.m. – Time hikers should leave trailhead to reach the site in time.
3:30 p.m. – Shuttle van departs trailhead.
o The van is for people who are not able to hike or ride.
o Reservations are required. Contact Sukey Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-678-6222.
o Van riders must still be able to make the 15-minute hike at the top.
3:40 p.m. – Time bikers should leave trailhead to reach the site in time.
4 p.m. – Ribbon-cutting ceremony and official trail opening!
o The trail will be open for hiking, biking and horseback riding and Ranger Starr Jamison will lead a bike ride for anyone wishing to participate.
Photo Credit:Sonya Looney