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The incredibly scenic Mountains to the Desert course provides ample opportunity for some fantastic photographs. Click here to view images from the 2014 Mountains to Desert Ride and past M2D rides gone by.

With options from 70 to 200 miles, we've got the perfect route for you. Your first century ride? We have one with a descending profile. Up for a double century with a rise of 11,187 vertical feet? We've got that too.

Registration for the Mountains to the Desert and Telluride200 are now live. Register here!

Congratulations, Laura Marchal - Winner of the 2014 M2D Moots!

Every $150 Raised for the Just for Kids Foundation is MATCHED by the Carstens Family Foundation and earns you a chance to win one of many amazing prizes, including the GRAND PRIZE: a custom-built, handcrafted MOOTS! 

Moots has been a proud supporter of the Just for Kids Foundation and the Mountains to the Desert Ride from the very beginning. Annually since 2004, Moots has donated a custom-built road or mountain bike each year as incentive for riders to fundraise as much as they can. 

help others - win a moots!


Situated on the San Miguel River at the base of the world famous Telluride Ski Resort, the Hotel Columbia is the perfect home base for your family summer paradise retreat or winter Telluride ski vacation. The hotel is proud to host Telluride's premiere restaurant, the Cosmopolitan. Our hotel delivers a new benchmark of personalized service with attention to every detail before, during, and after your stay. You will enjoy Telluride lodging at its finest in our hotel rooms and penthouse. We look forward to meeting you and showing you our spirit of hospitality in the Rocky Mountains.


Providing guided and vehicle-supported road and mountain tours through some of the wildest, most stunning and inaccessible areas in the American West.



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