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Posted on: July 17, 2023

**Update"**IMPACT NOTICE: Triple Bypass Bicycle Ride

Triple Bypass

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

TRAFFIC, PARKING, TRANSPORTATION & SAFETY INFORMATION

Triple Bypass Bicycle Ride

 Saturday, July 22, 2023 

Public transportation is the easiest way to access Harry A. Nottingham Park for the Triple Bypass Finish Celebration

 

The Triple Bypass is recognized as one of the premier cycling events in the United States. The ride is 120 miles from Evergreen (Bergen Park) over Juniper Pass (11,140 ft.), Loveland Pass (11,990 ft.), Swan Mountain and Vail Pass (10,560 ft.), concluding in Avon’s Nottingham Park for the finish celebration.  The Triple Bypass is presented by Team Evergreen Cycling, the largest and most charitable bike club in the state of Colorado. 

 

The Town of Avon is honored to host the Triple Bypass Finish Celebration and its 5,000 riders.   With that comes some impacts on traffic and parking patterns and guests should expect delays on Avon Road, Highway 6, and Riverfront Lane during this time.

 

Date(s): July 22
Hours of Event: 
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Harry A. Nottingham Park 

 

TEMPORARY ROAD & PARKING LOT CLOSURES | Friday, July 21 & Saturday, July 22

  • Avon Road, Partial Closure 
    1. Saturday from 11:30 a.m. through 8:00 p.m. 
    2. North bound lane closure between Highway 6 and Hurd Lane
  • Lake Street, Partial Closure 
    1. Friday 11:00 p.m. through Saturday at 11:00 p.m. 
  • Mikaela Way, Partial Closure 
    1. Friday 11:00 p.m. through Saturday at 9:00 p.m. 
    2. South bound lane closure between the entrance to the Sheraton parking lot and the Avon Library.
    3. North bound traffic is limited to bus and private charter traffic only.
  • West Benchmark Road at Mikaela Way, Partial Closure
    1. Friday 11:00 p.m. through Saturday at 11:00 p.m.
  • Riverfront Lane at Avon Road, Partial Closure 
    1. Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    2. Limited to hotel, local and ride share traffic only.
    3. Full closure just east of the railroad tracks / crossing.
  • Recreation Center Parking Lots
    1. West lot closed Friday 11:00 p.m. through Saturday at 11:00 p.m. 
    2. North lot open for Recreation Center patrons ONLY.
    3. No Rider Pick Up Access.
  • Mikaela Way Parking Stalls
    1. Friday 11:00 p.m. through Saturday at 11:00 p.m. 
    2. Limited access for Avon Library patrons ONLY. 
    3. No Rider Pick Up Access.

 

Getting to and leaving Triple Bypass Finish Celebration:

  • Public transportation is the easiest way to access Harry A. Nottingham Park.
  • If you must drive, parking will be available at the Beaver Creek Bear lots where a Town of Avon Event Shuttle is available.


  • Rider pick up is NOT available at Nottingham Park.
  • Rider pick up IS available at FirstBank in Avon.

 

AVON TRANSIT: All Avon busses and shuttles arrive and depart from Avon Station.

  • The Town of Avon Mobility Department will operate the Red and Blue Lines from 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • The Avon Night Rider will operate from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
  • Avon Transit will run on schedule all day.
  • Lake Street and Mikaela Way bus stops are closed; passengers should use the Comfort Inn or Sheraton Mountain Vista stops.

 

AVON TRANSIT: Fare-free event shuttles are available as outlined below: 

  • TO / FROM BEAVER CREEK BEAR LOT: 
    1. Avon Triple Bypass Event Shuttles will run every 30 minutes between Nottingham Park (on Mikaela Way) and the Beaver Creek Bear lot between 12:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

 

ECO TRANSIT: Eco Transit will offer regular service between Vail and Walmart StationEagle/Gypsum; and Avon Station.

  • Questions should be directed to call ECO Transit on (970) 328-3520.

 

General Parking at Triple Bypass Finish Celebration

  • Vehicle parking is limited and on a first come first served basis and available at the following locations:
    1. Beaver Creek Bear and First Bank Avon Lots.
    2. Designated on-street parking locations and/or private parking lots.
    3. Or, by permit only. 
    4. Rider pick up is NOT available at Nottingham Park.
    5. Rider pick up IS available at FirstBank in Avon.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For more information on the Avon impacts, please contact the Town of Avon at (970) 748-4000.


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