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New Venture Cycling Day Tours

2050 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8857
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Scenic Trail Ridge East Ride is Awesome!

I was nervous about doing the Trail Ridge East downhill bike ride since my only experience with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SCTravelForFun
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Greenville, SC
Great fun! Must do!

My wife and I did the Trail Ridge East tour. Amazing experience. Different perspective than from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael P
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New Venture Cycling offers fun and exciting downhill bike tours in Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes Park, Colorado. Enjoy the splendor, dramatic scenery, and olfactory sensations of Rocky Mountain National Park from a bicycle!
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“trail ridge” (34 reviews)
“bike ride” (10 reviews)
“east tour” (9 reviews)
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2050 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8857
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"downhill ride"
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"frequent stops"
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"cinnamon rolls"
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"bike shop"
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"share their knowledge"
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"guides were extremely knowledgeable"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was nervous about doing the Trail Ridge East downhill bike ride since my only experience with bikes has been riding beach cruisers in coastal (and flat) South Carolina. Boy was I wrong to be nervous! The guides fixed us up with the appropriate mountain...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I did the Trail Ridge East tour. Amazing experience. Different perspective than from a car. Riding was safe and fun. Kerry, Brandon, and Seth made us feel welcome and comfortable. You can tell they love what they do. We learned so much...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This ride is spectacular all on it’s own, and the guides put it over the top. They are courteous, knowledgeable, friendly, and genuinely interested in the group having a good time. They worked hard to help every rider anticipate upcoming terrain so they could feel...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We rode Trail Ridge East from the top of the Rockies. It was very fun. I have a lot of experience riding, but my wife is a novice. The trip was enjoyable for both of us. Our guide, Hannah, did a great job as did...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a wonderful ride. The idea of cycling in the Rockies was pretty intimidating... until I came upon this wonderful tour. It’s scenic, it’s fun, it’s mostly downhill. We had a great experience from start to finish. Oh, and you get to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice bike down. Guides were great and stopped to show us sites we would not have otherwise seen. A bit dusty, but a fun morning.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never write reviews, but felt I just had to this time. The Old Falls River Road and New Venture Cycling should be on your list for RMNP experiences. The staff is outstanding, friendly and knowledgeable. The sites are unique and simply beautiful. And miles...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ride provides different views of RMNP than most visitors enjoy. Our guides Brandon and Ben were informative, safety concious, and funny. This was our second experience with New Venture. We enjoyed it so much the first time that we had to do it again....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our favorite activity on our vacation to Estes Park. In fact, we did it twice! The owners and guide are wonderful, and we enjoyed their expertise and company. If you enjoy riding bikes, you’ll love this.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kerry and Brendon are a hardworking couple that provides a unique and eye opining experience downhill bicycling experience. We were with them on the first day Old Falls River Road was open at all-no vehicles until July. Brandon is very knowledgeable about the geology and...More

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Bill C
June 26, 2017|
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Response from bjscheel | Reviewed this property |
Not in your age range, I'm 40, but I'm the weak link in my family when it comes to bike riding. I don't ride bikes much and get a little tired just riding on our flat road a few rounds. But this is different. There is one... More
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Greg L
June 11, 2016|
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Response from traderboynh | Reviewed this property |
Hi Greg, I'm 62 and just did Trail Ridge East (29 miles) with zero issues. My wife (56) finished, as well, and she is not an athlete. There is only one uphill section (maybe a quarter mile), and you can either walk your... More
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