Heber Valley will once again host 16 professional cycling teams, over 127 athletes and dozens of support staff and hundreds of spectators during the start of Stage 6 of the Tour of Utah on Saturday, August 5 at Soldier Hollow Resort.
The Tour of Utah brings in professional teams from all over the world to ride grueling routes all over northern Utah. On August 5, the racers will depart from the stadium of Solider Hollow at 1 pm. They will race towards Tate Lane, then turn south on Highway 113 traveling through Charleston. From Charleston, the riders will take Highway 189 around Deer Creek before connecting to the Alpine Loop then ultimately ending at Snowbird resort.
With the Tour of Utah in town here are things you need to know to get the most out of it and what areas to avoid on Saturday, August 5.
For more information about the tour and other Stages around the state go to www.tourofutah.com.