Colorado Freeride Festival

July 27 – 30, 2017

#CFF2017

Colorado Freeride Festival, hosted at Trestle Bike Park in Winter Park, Colorado, is a full weekend of all things mountain bike. Join us for races for all ages, lessons, family activities, bike vendors, and of course the Slopestyle event that brings world class downhill riders from all over the world.

Races & Events

Compete in races or come to watch competitions. Plus join us for village entertainment and a whole weekend of mountain fun.

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Maxxis Slopestyle Open

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Air Downhill

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Super Downhill

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Free Kids Clinic

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Green Horn-It Challenge

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Festivillage

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Intergalactic Pond Crossing

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Downhill

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*BRAND NEW EVENT* Short Track

Schedule

Maxxis Slopestyle Training

Come out and witness the competitors riding the course for the first day. Check out their strategies as they practice their tricks without showing their hand too early. (Athletes must be checked-in prior to training)

8.5 hours

Slopestyle Course (Sorenson Park)

VIP Lounge

All Day

Festivillage

The Festivillage starts at the base of Trestle Bike Park and extends throughout The Village at Winter Park. Visit some of CFF’s sponsors including Monster Energy, Go Pro, Maxxis, and KIND for samples and to learn about their product. This area is also loaded with retailers, bike manufacturers and accessories, and outdoor enthusiast brand. The Village at Winter Park Resort is loaded with fun for families. Enjoy professional stunt shows, Denver Health’s Family bike fest, free pump track lessons, bike decorating, and more. Colorado Freeride Festival has something to do for everyone!

All Day

Winter Park Base

Maxxis Slopestyle Training

Day 2 of Slopestyle training is where runs start to heat-up for qualifications the following day. (Athletes must be checked-in prior to training)

7.5 hours

Slopestyle Course (Sorenson Park)

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

1 hour

Plaza by Starbucks

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

1 hour

Plaza by Starbucks

FREE Intro to racing – Kids Clinic for Green Horn-it!

Have an aspiring young racer? Get them started with the right skills and techniques to give them a better race day experience. This clinic, run by our Trestle Ride School professionals, is designed for beginner/novice racers that are considering competing in the Green Horn-it! Challenge. After the clinic, the kids can stick around and watch the adults race down this course in the New Belgium Super Downhill prologue.

Meet underneath the Cabriolet at the top of the Village.  An instructor will greet you and have you sign a liability form (one per child), then direct any participants to the top of the Green Horn-It! Trail to get started.

2 hours

Green Horn-it! Trail

Air Downhill

A Colorado Freeride Festival classic. The Air Downhill is a test of a rider's ability to charge a flowy, berm-filled, world-class course on Rainmaker, the premier jump trail in the USA. This race will take place from Upper Rainmaker to 5 Points and spectators can watch from the start or along the course (bike and hike-in access required).

45mins

Upper Rainmaker

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Air Downhill Awards

45mins

Festivillage or Monster Stage

Maxxis Slopestyle Training

Come out and witness the competitors riding the course. Check out their strategies as they practice their tricks without showing their hand too early. (Athletes must be checked-in prior to training)

2 hours

Slopestyle Course (Sorenson Park)

Festivillage

The Festivillage starts at the base of Trestle Bike Park and extends throughout The Village at Winter Park. Visit some of CFF’s sponsors including Monster Energy, Go Pro, Maxxis, and KIND for samples and to learn about their product. This area is also loaded with retailers, bike manufacturers and accessories, and outdoor enthusiast brand. The Village at Winter Park Resort is loaded with fun for families. Enjoy professional stunt shows, Denver Health’s Family bike fest, free pump track lessons, bike decorating, and more. Colorado Freeride Festival has something to do for everyone!

All Day

Winter Park Base

VIP Lounge

All Day

Village Family Bike Fest Cabriolet Pump Track Lessons (children 12 and under)

Navigate Trestle Bike Park's pump track in the Village by the Cabriolet and receive instruction on safety and riding tips.

4 hours

Village by the Cabriolet

Family Bike Festival

The Family Bike Festival a FREE fun-filled bike festival for kids 12 & Under. We'll have a Strider Bike Adventure Zone for the little riders (5 & under), a modular pump track for the big kids (6-12), a bike parade and decoration contest, free face painting, giveaways including 200 kids helmets, free helmet fittings, and raffles all day! You'll also be able to get an inside look at a fire truck, a police car, and an ambulance!

All Day

Resort Wide

Super Downhill

2.5 hours

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Maxxis Slopestyle Open Qualifications

Riders who want a shot at the $25,000 in prize money must advance through qualifications first. Bring a blanket to sit on the hillside and watch these athletes do whatever it takes to make it in the Top 16.

2 hours

Sorenson Park

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring ‘Aurélien Fontenoy’

Check out 2013 Vice World Champion and 2014 Winter X-Games China Champion, Aurélien Fontenoy as he does some insane stunt riding in the Village. Get ready for a high-intensity performance as this heavily decorated biker makes stunts that are almost impossible look easy.

45mins

Winter Park Village

Free Bike Decoration Station (12 & under)

Head to the Village by the Cabriolet to jazz up your bike! We'll supply the decorations and you can trick it out any way you'd like.

2 hours

Village by the Cabriolet

Super Downhill Awards

45mins

Festivillage or Monster Stage

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

1 hour

Plaza by Starbucks

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring ‘Aurélien Fontenoy’

Check out 2013 Vice World Champion and 2014 Winter X-Games China Champion, Aurélien Fontenoy as he does some insane stunt riding in the Village. Get ready for a high-intensity performance as this heavily decorated biker makes stunts that are almost impossible look easy.

45mins

Winter Park Village

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring ‘Aurélien Fontenoy’

Check out 2013 Vice World Champion and 2014 Winter X-Games China Champion, Aurélien Fontenoy as he does some insane stunt riding in the Village. Get ready for a high-intensity performance as this heavily decorated biker makes stunts that are almost impossible look easy.

45mins

Maxxis Slopestyle Finals – Open Training

2 hours

Friday Music Series

Red Dirt Hill

2 hours

Village Gazebo

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Plaza by Starbucks

Coca-Cola® Family Movie Night

Angry Birds Movie

2 hours

PLC Lawn

Green Horn-it! Challenge

We are serious about offering racing for all ability levels and igniting a passion in kids for the sport we love. Check out the junior racers and cheer them on to fame! This race, which is held on Trestle’s introduction trail Green Horn-it!, is geared for beginner/novice racers and is a great way to initiate them into the fun and excitement of mountain bike racing. Whether it be on a balance bike, 16”, 18” or 20” wheels, let the children race! This race does not require a lift ticket as it is accessed via the Village Cabriolet. Awards immediately following. Meet underneath the Cabriolet at the top of the Village.  An instructor will greet you and have you sign a liability form (one per child), then direct any participants to the top of the Green Horn-It! Trail to get started.

45mins

Start of Course

VIP Lounge

All Day

Free Bike Decoration Station

12 & under

2 hours

Village by the Cabriolet

Festivillage

The Festivillage starts at the base of Trestle Bike Park and extends throughout The Village at Winter Park. Visit some of CFF’s sponsors including Monster Energy, Go Pro, Maxxis, and KIND for samples and to learn about their product. This area is also loaded with retailers, bike manufacturers and accessories, and outdoor enthusiast brand. The Village at Winter Park Resort is loaded with fun for families. Enjoy professional stunt shows, Denver Health’s Family bike fest, free pump track lessons, bike decorating, and more. Colorado Freeride Festival has something to do for everyone!

All Day

Winter Park Base

Family Bike Festival

The Family Bike Festival a FREE fun-filled bike festival for kids 12 & Under. We'll have a Strider Bike Adventure Zone for the little riders (5 & under), a modular pump track for the big kids (6-12), a bike parade and decoration contest, free face painting, giveaways including 200 kids helmets, free helmet fittings, and raffles all day! You'll also be able to get an inside look at a fire truck, a police car, and an ambulance!

All Day

Resort Wide

Maxxis Slopestyle Finals Training

Come out and witness the competitors riding the course. Check out their strategies as they practice their tricks without showing their hand too early. (Athletes must be checked-in prior to training)

3.5 hours

Slopestyle Course (Sorenson Park)

Short Track

A fast and exhilarating race that is fun to watch for all ages. It is nonstop action from start to finish and is sure to get you excited to race or watch. The race will take place near the Vintage hotel, linking into Green Horn-it!, and back around looping back into the start. The race will be based on number of laps, and number of laps will vary depending on age category.

3 hours

Village Family Bike Fest Cabriolet Pump Track Lessons

Children 12 and under

4 hours

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Plaza by Starbucks

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring ‘Aurélien Fontenoy’

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring X-games gold medalist: Aurélien Fontenoy The professional athlete, true talent and CFF fan favorite, Fontenoy, stuns watchers with his unbelievable tricks. Watch as he does tricks like jump his bike off and onto Village Gazebo, leap it over an actual person, and more.

45mins

Village

Free Bike Decoration Station

12 & under

2 hours

Village by the Cabriolet

Short Track Awards

45mins

Festivillage or Monster Stage

Family Bike Parade

After you’ve tricked out your ride, show it off in the parade. We’ll start at the top of the Village, under the cabriolet drop-off, and work our way through the Village to near the bottom of the mountain. Finish off the grand parade with the final raffle prize drawing and snagging your spot for the ever-popular intergalactic pond crossing.

45mins

Village by the Cabriolet

Village Family Bike Fest Grand Prize Raffle

45mins

Village by the Gazebo

Intergalactic Pond Crossing

You have to see it to believe it, as athletes race across a narrow floating track on Winter Park’s Village Pond for the fastest (and driest) time. In its fifth year, this has quickly become a rider and spectator favorite. Great prizes are given so you won’t want to miss it.

45mins

Village Pond

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring ‘Aurélien Fontenoy’

Professional Mountain Bike Trial Rider Stunt Show featuring X-games gold medalist: Aurélien Fontenoy The professional athlete, true talent and CFF fan favorite, Fontenoy, stuns watchers with his unbelievable tricks. Watch as he does tricks like jump his bike off and onto Village Gazebo, leap it over an actual person, and more.

45mins

Village

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Plaza by Starbucks

CFF Monster Party

DJ CYN is spinning at Derailer tonight to for a Monster Energy Freeride throw down! Come party at the base of Winter Park to celebrate bikes, booze, and brews! 21+ Only!

6 hours

Derailer Bar

VIP Lounge

All Day

Downhill Qualifiers

Jr. X, Pro W, Pro M

45mins

Top of Course

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Plaza by Starbucks

Maxxis Slopestyle Finals

All the glory happens on this day! Watch the world’s top slopestyle athletes battle it out for their portion of over $25,000 in prize money. Each year, the Slopestyle event has been a crowd favorite, and if you have witnessed it before, you are familiar with the insane level at which these athletes are performing. The best part is you are close to all the action! The Maxxis Slopestyle will be a single-line course featuring drops, dirt jumps, elevated wall rides, and elevated stunts. One of the top stops on the FMB Gold World Tour, the Colorado Freeride Festival Maxxis Slopestyle is webcast live worldwide.

45mins

Downhill Finals Start

45mins

Top of Course

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team

Maxxis BMX Stunt Team riders have competed at the X Games, Gravity Games and Dew Action Sports Tour, have been featured on Fox Sports, NBC's America's Got Talent, the History Channel's American Restoration and Monday Night Football, and are sure to be a crowd-stopper at the Colorado Freeride Festival! Their bicycle performances feature high-flying aerial stunts, such as back flips and tail whips, and mind-boggling technical maneuvers executed on the ground and ramps. Make sure you're at the Winter Park Resort base when these guys are performing because you're not going to want to miss it!

45mins

Plaza by Starbucks

Downhill Awards

45mins

Festivillage or Monster Stage

Event Details

Registering as a racer? Get all the info you need about your event!

Air Downhill

Free Kids Clinic

Maxxis Slopestyle Open

Super Downhill

Green Horn-it Challenge

Intergalatic Pond Crossing

Downhill

Short Track

Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up for all events is located at Colorado Freeride Festival Headquarters located in Balcony House, at the Competition Center offices (down the hall from Coffee & Tea Market).  Please have your photo ID with you.

All athletes will be asked to sign an athlete waiver. Athletes under the age of 18 are required to have a parent’s signature on athlete waivers. .

Athlete Rules

General Event Rules

  • All athletes are expected to attend the rider’s meeting for each event.
  • Helmets are required for all races and training.
  • Athletes must be present in person to receive awards and prize money. Unclaimed prize money will be considered forfeited.
  • Protests must be filed within 15 minutes of unofficial results posting.
  • Official Results will be posted after the completion of protest period.
  • Click Here to view all event details and specific rules for each event.

For general athlete inquiries, please contact Tonia Shaw.

Athlete Photos

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Media Inquiries

Members of the media are encouraged to visit Winter Park Resort and experience all that the resort offers firsthand. Fill out our Media Form for more information about getting credentials for our event.

Competitor & Registration Inquiries

Contact Tonia Shaw 970.726.1590

Sponsor & Vendor Inquiries

Interested in being an event sponsor or a vendor in the Festivillage? Contact Amy Buzhardt.

Volunteer Inquiries

Contact Tonia Shaw 970.726.1590

Specific Event Inquiries

Contact Bob Holme

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Trestle Bike Park

CFF happens at America's largest Bike Park

Trestle Bike Park at Winter Park Resort

85 Parsenn Rd
Winter Park, CO 80482

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Plan Your Stay

Spend the weekend at Winter Park Resort

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Lodging

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Where to Refuel

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Shuttle

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Ride a Bike

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Winter Park Resort Adventure Pass

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Food & Drink Specials