Can’t make it overseas for the Tour de France? No problem! You can catch professional cycling competition during the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, one of the preeminent professional bicycle stage race events in North America. Taking place, August 12-18, the Tour follows the Tour de France and features some of the world’s top cyclists and teams. Seventeen professional squads will be riding in the race, including teams from seven countries such as the U.S., Canada, Germany and Mexico. This will mark the first Tour of Utah appearance for some of them. The riders on the rosters of these 17 teams have a combined total of 42 stage victories and classification titles at the Tour of Utah since 2011, the year the Tour was elevated internationally by the Union Cycliste Internationale.
Not only does the Tour include top competitors, but it is an incredible showcase of Northern Utah’s magnificent scenery. The best stage location – Park City – is saved for last on August 17 and 18! Here are the stage locations for those who’d like to travel around to take it all in. Watching the incredible endurance and athleticism of these riders in person is a truly amazing and inspiring experience.
August 12 – Prologue, Snowbird
August 13 – Stage 1, North Logan City
August 14 – Stage 2, Brigham City to Powder Mountain
August 15 – Stage 3, Antelope Island State Park to North Salt Lake
August 16 – Stage 4, Salt Lake City
August 17 – Stage 5, Canyons Village at Park City Mountain
August 18 – Stage 6, Park City
The cycling action is free to spectators, and there are special hospitality tickets and Experience Packages available for those who prefer an elevated experience. Starting at $150 per person, hospitality tickets include private, covered viewing areas adjacent to the start or finish lines, catered food and beverage, TV monitors, and rest rooms. The Experience Packages begin at $750 per person and offers rides in a team car and behind-the-scenes access to race activities, and entry to the television studio with broadcaster meet and greet.
Summit Sotheby’s International Realty is hosting its annual viewing party for Stage Six from our beautiful offices at 625 Main Street on August 18, 12:30 to 4:00 p.m. We will have food and drinks on hand, and the best vantage point to watch the race. RSVP is required. Contact us if you’d like to join the fun!