The theme of this year's Starlight Spectacular is the Wild, Wild West! Join the Trails and Open Space Coalition on a fun and family-friendly night-time bicycle ride that is suitable for most ages and abilities.
Two Cruiser bikes donated by Ted’s Bicycles will be awarded for the Best Extravagantly Illuminated Rider/Bike and Best Costume. The West One Trophy will be awarded to the Largest Team night of ride. All riders must wear helmets, and have front and rear lights on their bikes.
Start the night at 9 p.m. with coffee from the Colorado Coffee Merchants and pre-ride root beer and pizza provided by Bristol Brewing Company and Marco's Pizza. Ride through the City of Colorado Springs. All routes travel through downtown Colorado Springs and Old Colorado City; longer routes travel through the Garden of the Gods. Distances range from 16, 20, or 24 miles. Enjoy rest stops along the route before returning to the Garden of the Gods Visitor Center for a complimentary pancake breakfast.