10th Anniversary
Road Biking Colorado
The Statewide Guide
continues to be a valuable resource, the only guide covering nearly all paved roads within Colorado's Rocky Mountains. 
  From the Front Range foothills and eastern Prairie, to the high mountains and western canyons, wherever in Colorado's rural areas you find yourself, just open up RBC and you'll find all of your route options layed out before you.     Whether you're a visiting cyclist, or a seasoned local, RBC is a "must have" for any roadie riding in Colorado! 

Lizard Head Pass

Meeting the Prestige Imports Cycling Team

Other RBC Links
Access my Facebook and Instagram links below for
recent posts and new pictures.


Meeting  readers on Lookout Mountain


"Michael captures the adventure and beauty of cycling in Colorado.  This guide is an amazing resource for planning your next route." 
Dan Grunig
Executive Director, Bicycle Colorado 

"This is a magnificent book, accurate, complete, and all-encompassing.  From the Front Range rides to the Durango Death Ride, it has spectacular and challenging routes of both short and long distances, many of which the RMCC does year after year.  It's a book that all serious cyclists should have." 
Charles Henderson
President, Rocky mountain Cycling Club

The 2012 Edition
  • 7,000 miles of Colorado pavement!

  • 208 route segments, with 43 new segments.

  • Existing segments updated.

  • Redesigned elevation profiles with gradient percentages for every segment.

  • New photos, with several shot at the 2011 USA Pro Cycling Challenge.

Get In Touch!


Critical Logistical Advise
  While cycling through Colorado's spectacular countryside is breathtaking and exhilarating, it is also extremely demanding and can be intimidating, or even dangerous at times.  Not to worry!  
  In the preface and introduction you'll find detailed thoughts, advise, and information regarding subjects from general weather conditions and rules of the road, to planning, safety, medical, and gear considerations for cycling in the mountain environment.
  In "How to Use This Guide" you'll find everything you need to help you utilize Road Biking Colorado to it's fullest.  Sections about the maps, route segment descriptions, elevation profiles, difficulty ratings, and more.  
  It's all there, just open up RBC and start planning your next Colorado dream ride!