Travel Information

Purchase Carbon Offsets for Your TransRockies Run Travel

The GORE-TEX® TransRockies Run organizers are taking steps to make this an environmentally sustainable race. We encourage all participants to calculate and offset the carbon footprint of your travel to and from the event via the Colorado Carbon Fund. You can use the online carbon footprint calculator to estimate the impact of your travel and then make a donation to offset that amount. All contributions to the Colorado Carbon Fund are tax-deductible and are used to support new clean energy projects in Colorado to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Thanks for helping us to respect and protect the environment we enjoy during this run!

Visit this website to get started!

http://www.denver.org/convention/green/travel-calculator

 

ACCOMMODATION

The following hotel accommodation rates have been arranged for 2012 GORE-TEX® TransRockies Run participants.

Beaver Creek Resort

1) Park Hyatt Beaver Creek

$159.00 – $229.00 per night, plus 10.99% tax and $18.00 Resort Fee

Two minute walk from the Finish Line!

To book at the Park Hyatt, call 1-800-778-7477 and quote TransRockies Run Participants

2) The Pines Lodge and The Osprey at Beaver Creek

$139 per night, plus 10.99% tax

Rates are good from Sunday, August 19th to Monday, August 20th.

To book, please call 1-877-820-7669 (Option 2) and quote Group Code GT3CTR (TransRockies)

3) Seasons at Avon

$139 – One Br.; $179 – Two Br.; $199 – Three Br. (plus taxes)

Complimentary shuttle service from the hotel to the village at Beaver Creek.
Rates are good from Sunday, August 19th to Monday, August 20th, 2012.

To book, call 1-877-820-7669 (Option 2) and quote Group Code GT3CTR (TransRockies)

Buena Vista, CO

1) Best Western Plus Vista Inn

$154.00 per night, plus 9.3% tax

Rates are valid from Sunday, August 12th to Tuesday, August 14th, 2012.

733 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, Colorado, 81211, US

Phone: (719) 395-8009 Fax: (719) 395-6025
Toll Free Reservations: 1-800-809-3495

AIRPORT TRANSFERS

Denver Airport to Buena Vista

Cost: $80.00 per guest, plus gratuity

A minimum of 6 guests per trip is required for the shuttle to run. You will be notified in advance if your selected shuttle is not running. You can add Airport Transfers to your online registration. Please contact us with any questions or concerns at transportation@transrockies.com

Shuttle Schedule:
Saturday, August 11, 2012

1:00 pm
7:00 pm

Sunday, August 12, 2012

1:00 pm (56 Passenger Luxury Bus)
4:00 pm
7:00 pm

Monday, August 13, 2012

1:00pm (56 Passenger Luxury Bus)

Where to meet at Denver International Airport (DIA)?

Please meet back in the area near where the big fountain use to be. There are 4 large pillars in this area. Please meet by the pillar that reads West Terminal Baggage Claim 10-15.

Beaver Creek to Denver Airport

Transfers provided by Colorado Mountain Express

Cost: $71.10 per guest, plus gratuity

The price of the transfer includes your seat on the coach and the transport of all luggage.

Phone: 1-800-525-6363

Website: www.ridecme.com

Quote group code: TRANSROCK

Schedule is 7 days/week

Vail Transportation Center

 

DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT MAP

CME checkin map

 

Pre-Transfer from Beaver Creek to Buena Vista

Sunday, August 12th at 11:00am

Departs from the Beaver Creek Centennial Station Bus Loop

Cost – $50 per person – book online through our registration system.

Post-Transfer from Beaver Creek to Buena Vista

Monday, August 20, 2012 – 11:00 AM Departure

Departs from the Beaver Creek Centennial Station Bus Loop

Cost – $50 per person – book on-line or with the race office during the event.

Operated by TransRockies – Please e-mail Ryan at: transportation@transrockies.com with any questions.

The official Colorado Tourism Office website also provides great insight into the unique heritage and unparalleled natural beauty of the state, describes the region and services offered throughout the race route, and can even help you book a massage after the race
www.colorado.com

 

RUN3 Post-Event Shuttle

Price Per Person $29 USD:

  • To Buena Vista. If you’ve left your vehicle at the Start in Buena Vista, this is a great way to get back to it following RUN3.

OR

  • To Vail Transportation Centre. If you need to get to Vail or the Denver Airport, this shuttle will take you to the Vail Transportation Centre, where you can connect to Colorado Mountain Express for airport transportation (reservation required), or access other transportation providers.

Both shuttles to Buena Vista and the VTC will depart in front of the lodge at Nova Guides (Camp Hale) at the following times:
Thursday, August 16 – 5:00 PM
Friday, August 17 – 9:00 AM