Although the air will be noticeably thin at the starting line, Echo Lake's 10,600 feet of elevation is just the beginning.



Directions: Echo Lake is located 14 miles from Idaho Springs. From I-70, take exit 240 and turn south on Hwy 103. Drive 14 miles to Echo Lake.

Lodging: There are a number of hotels, bed & breakfasts, and campgrounds in the Idaho Springs area. For more information on lodging, just CLICK HERE.