4 - 5
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This is where legends are made.
Belt buckles are earned.
And believe it or not, races are won or lost.
Participants cross the Continental Divide not once, but TWICE.
The descents on each side are ridiculous.
Ridiculously FUN, that is.
Plenty of ice cold PBR cans at right before the final descent...which is 7 straight miles of hammerballing straight into the finish.