Here’s a look at the schedule for the 97th running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Tickets and merchandise available throughout the week at Hotel Eleganté and at PPIHC.org.
Sunday (Race Day)
2:30 a.m.-12 p.m.: Gateway opens to the public. Pre-purchased ticket holders and credentialed personnel will be admitted. All spectators must use the uphill lane and enter through any of the three gates available. No two-lane uphill traffic at any point for anyone.
2:30 a.m.-10 a.m.: Will Call ticket pick up at the Gateway (No day-of-race ticket sales at the Gateway – online only)
6:30 a.m.: No spectator vehicles will be allowed above the start line (approximately 6 miles uphill from the Pikes Peak Highway Gateway.)
7:30 a.m.: Green Flag is dropped (Start of the race)
12 p.m.: Gateway closed to uphill traffic. No spectators (even with pre-purchased tickets) will be allowed through the Gateway