Arches & Ascents Luxury Guided Motorcycle Tour

Breathtaking geographic diversity entices riders of all abilities to this scenic motorcycle tour of Colorado and Utah. We combine the finest mountain rides with the most incredible natural rock formations and canyons in the American West. Reward yourself as you safely master unbelievable winding roads when we chase the continental divide through Colorado. This is riding only the locals know. Discover paradise.

On this premium guided motorcycle tour, you’ll also take in the luxuries of international ski resorts, hidden spas, and classic historic hotels. We promise to serve up an elite experience of the finest riding in the U.S.A. We’ll show you the places and tell the stories of explorers, miners, cowboys and Indians. You’ll create memories of a lifetime. How long have you been dreaming of something like this? Isn’t it time to treat yourself to the best of the American West? You’ve worked hard, you deserve nothing less.

Dates:                                June 12 – June 19, 2016
Location:                          Begins and ends in Denver, Colorado
Ride Days:                        7 days: 1,588 miles/2,556 kilometers

TOUR COST:                     $7,995; Reserve Your 2016 Journey Today

All airport transfers, luxury lodging costs, spa treatments, most meals, all fuel, all park entrance fees, fishing,  rafting, horseback riding, and other recreation and entertainment options.

Rent a Harley:                   $1,460 bike w/insurance for Primary Guest
Bring a Companion:        $    995 share a room; includes all amenities & attractions
Companion Bike:             $1,595 includes bike w/insurance, additional fuel, maintenance, and park fees

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Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Guest chauffeur service to:
Motorcycle orientation and fitting
Hotel property


Accommodations & Amenities:
Luxury Downtown Denver Hotel & Spa
Rider reception
Orientation and introductions
Tour discussion
Safety and comfort topics

Day 2

Mt. Evans summit
• Highest road in the U.S.
Breckenridge, Colorado
Hoosier Pass
South Park
Collegiate Peaks
Independence Pass
Aspen, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Elegant Luxury Resort
Vibrant Aspen Arts and Entertainment

Day 3

Maroon Bells
Redstone Canyon
• Redstone Castle
McClure Pass
West Elk Wilderness
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
Uncompahgre Plateau
Ouray, Colorado

Accommodations & Amenities:
Legendary Western Hotel
An Historic Victorian Landmark
Hot Springs
Wild West saloons

Day 4

Dallas Divide
Telluride, Colorado
Dolores River
Paradox, Colorado
Moab, Utah
• Incredible rock formations
• Wilson Arch
• Fisher Towers
Colorado River canyon



Accommodations & Amenities:
Secluded Resort and Spa
Breathtaking Canyon Setting

Day 5

Moab freestyle ride day:
Solo or escorted


Tours and Activities in Moab:
Horseback riding
Relax on the river
Motorcycle tours
• Arches National Park
• Canyonlands National Park
• Explore magical lands

Accommodations & Amenities:
Secluded Resort and Spa
Breathtaking Canyon Setting

Day 6

Canyon of the Ancients
Tour Mesa Verde National Park
• Ancient cliff dwellings
San Juan National Forest
Durango, CO


Accommodations & Amenities:
Historic Western Hotel
Elegant Victorian Luxury
Historic Restaurant and Saloon

Day 7

Wolf Creek Pass
• Continental divide crossing
Creede, Colorado
• Historic hidden mining town
Lake City, Colorado
• Legend of Alfred Packer
Monarch Pass
• Continental divide crossing
Collegiate Peaks
Nathrop, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Secluded Hot Springs Resort
Stay on the continental divide

Day 8

Royal Gorge Bridge
• Highest bridge in U.S.
Arkansas River Canyon
• Deep and winding
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Pikes Peak summit
• Ride the World hill climb route
Garden of the Gods
Denver, Colorado


Accommodations & Amenities:
Luxury Downtown Denver Hotel & Spa
Farewell reception
Exchange contact information
Business close-out tasks

Sample the Arches & Ascents Premium Guided Motorcycle Tour

Click the dots or arrows on the gallery for a sampling of this best of the west motorcycle tour. Enjoy:

–     Aspen elegance
–     Negotiate 15 mountain passes
–     Six continental divide summits
–     The historic Victorian Hotels
–     Snow-kissed peaks
–     Gourmet restaurants
–     Immense pine forests
–     Brilliant red canyon walls
–     Rafting and fishing and exploring Moab, Utah
–     Cowboy country
–     Luxury accommodations
–     Durango of the old west
–     Secluded mountain parks
–     The legendary Million Dollar Highway
–     Continental Divide Hot Springs Resort

Arches & Ascents Luxury Guided Motorcycle Tour Route Map

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