Bronco Super Celebration (WEST)

BRONCO SUPER CELEBRATION (WEST)

Sept 9-13, 2020 COLORADO

The event is schedule for Buena Vista, Colorado on Sept 9-12, 2020 Organized drives, Bronco Show N Shine. Parts Vendors and other good family Bronco Fun!

BRONCO DRIVER MAGAZINE PRESENTS: 2020 BRONCO SUPER CELEBRATION WEST

Sponsored By Ford Motor Company & The Bronco Nation
Special Thanks – Colorado Early Bronco Club

Thank you for coming to Buena Vista – Colorado.
The Great Rocky Mountains have plenty of activities to offer the whole family. Bronco Driver Magazine staff has organized events over several days to showcase the area and have fun with our great Broncos. Feel free to explore the great Rocky Mountains at your pace.

We have done our best to schedule the event to secure the safety of all parties attending, maintain a great Rocky Mountain vacation experience, patronize the small friendly Colorado town, and provide everyone that is Bronco crazy a fun safe family outing. With the Covid-19 pandemic and the state and CDC guidelines, some of this years events activities might be modified.

We expect a bunch of Bronco fanatics and need your help keeping the Super Celebration party going.

FIELD LAYOUT – Look for a more detailed map coming closer to event dates.

LAST MINUTE UPDATES: Please review the scheduled drives upon arrival for some drives and times might have been adjusted.

PARKING IN THE SHOW FIELD – When parking your Bronco in the show field – please stay in marked rows. You will have plenty of space for a Bronco – 10-12 foot tent behind your Bronco and space to drive out forward.

WIND WIND WIND – Buena Vista has very good windy days – be prepared with papers or other small items…secure them so you want be chasing them.

TENTS – You will have space to set up a tent behind your Bronco. Be sure your tent is fastened down good. Wind gusts are strong in the afternoon! Please remove cloth canopy at night.

DO NOT REMOVE OTHER PEOPLES TENTS OR FLAGS.

PART SALES ON SHOW FIELD -Your welcome to sell products from your Bronco within your space. Use space for products behind your Bronco. Please do not set up parts, tables beside your Bronco or spread out in the show field. If you need more space you will need to move to swap meet area.

TRAILERS – Absolutely NO trailers on the Bronco show field. Use the designated trailer parking lot located near the show field.

DRONES– Drones are welcome – fly with caution. Please post all photo footage at BroncoDriverMagazine.com/facebook

TRASH – Help keep the grounds and area clean. Use the Trash cans.

DAILY DRIVES – All the lead drives will gather and begin from a designated area. Please note the direction for the drive as they can become separated. Or ask for directions before the drive leaves. THE DIRT AND DANGER DRIVES YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR. IF YOUR PRE-REGISTERED YOU WILL RECEIVE AN E-MAIL A WEEK IN ADVANCE FOR A CHANCE TO SIGN UP FOR DRIVES. PRE-REGISTERED BRONCOS GET FIRST CHOICE AND SPOTS FOR LIMITED SPACES. THE REST WILL BE FILLED BY FIRST COME BASIS AT THE EVENT. Feel Free to get a small group or explore some of the great Rocky mountain attractions on your own.

SHOW – N- SHINE JUDGING – Inside the registration package will be a SHOW N SHINE JUDGING CARD. If you wish to have your Bronco judged for awards – Bring your Bronco and the card to the Snow N Shine tent – anytime during judging hours.
Judging Hours: Wednesday 4-6 p.m.
Thursday 9-12 a.m. 4-7p.m.
Friday 11 a.m.-1 p.m.. 5- 8p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. -11 a.m.

LOCK DOWN -The event will close to all in and out traffic during the hours posted each day. You can leave your Bronco on the field but it will not be able to get out during closed hours.

EVENT SCHEDULE

Tuesday Sept 8 – EARLY VENDOR SET UP

11 A.M. – Show Field will Open for early vendor set up
NOON – Pre Registration participants will be allowed access.
5.P.M. Show Field Closes

Wednesday Sept 9 – EARLY BIRD BRONCO FUN

9 A.M. – Show Field Opens – Registration and Event tent opens
9 A.M- 7 P.M. .   Vendor Set Up
7 P.M. Show Field Closes

Wednesday – Dirt and Danger Drive

10 A.M. Bonanza/ Rawley Mine (Moderate about 4-5 Hours) Visit the historical town of Bonanza and the Rawley Mine. Doable in a stock Bronco. Limited  Please sign up for

Wednesday – Scenic & Destination Drive

12 -Noon- Four Mile Drive (Dirt and gravel roads, easy about 3 hours) Very scenic area above Buena Vista.  Doable in a stock Bronco.  Limited  Please sign up for

Thursday Sept 10 – HILLS AND TRAILS WTH THE BRONCOS

Thursday – Dirt and Danger Drives

9 A.M.  Holy Cross (Difficult about 5-6  hours) Take Holy Cross City trail to French Creek and return. One of Colorado’s most famous trails.Pack a lunch to eat on the trail. Minimum 35-inch tires and 1 locker. Possible minor body damage. Limited  Please sign  up for
10 :30 A.M. Chinaman’s Gultch (Difficult about 5-6 hours) Arguably Colorado’s most fun trail!  It has a bit of everything. Pack a lunch to eat on the trail. Minimum 33-inch tires, 1 locker. Possible minor body damage. (Difficult about 5 hours) Limited  Please sign up for–
1 P.M.  Mosquito Pass (Moderate about 3-4  hours) Travel over the highest drivable pass in Colorado. Suitable for a stock Bronco with aggressive tires.  Limited  Please sign up for 

Thursday – Scenic & Destination drives

9:00  A.M. Royal Gorge (All pavement, about 5 hours including time at the bridge) This is a rare opportunity to get a picture of your Bronco ON the Royal Gorge Bridge! No limit to number of Broncos! – Leader:  Andy Janes (Cost at Royal Gultch for entry $18 Per Person )
2 P.M. Cottonwood Pass to Tincup  (Mostly paved except from Cottonwood Pass to Tincup City)  Visit historic Tincup City on the west side of Tincup Pass

OTHER THURSDAY ACTIVITIES

8 A.M. Show Field Opens – Vendors and Swap Meet Open
5 P.M. Kids 6 Volt Bronco Drag  & Races
6:00 P.M. BRONCOLYMPICS  Blindfold Obstacle Course/ Slow Crawl and more…
8 P.M. Show field Closes

Friday Sept 11 – OFF THE BEATEN PATH WITH THE BRONCOS

Friday – Dirt and Danger Drives

9:30 A.M. Chinaman’s Gulch (Difficult about 5 hours) Arguably Colorado’s most fun trail!  It has a bit of everything. Pack a lunch to eat on the trail. Minimum 33-inch tires, 1 locker. Possible minor body damage.  Limited  Please sign up for
10:30 Holy Cross (Difficult about 5 hours) Take Holy Cross City trail to French Creek and return. One of Colorado’s most famous trails.  Pack a lunch to eat on the trail. Minimum 35-inch tires and 1 locker. Possible minor body damage. Limited  Please sign up for
NOON.   Tincup Pass thru St Elmo (Moderate about 4 hours) Drive through the historic town of St Elmo and climb to the top of Tincup Pass, then return to BV.  Very scenic area – pass summit is 12,154 ft. Doable in a stock Bronco with aggressive tires.  Limited  Please sign up for

Friday – Scenic & Destination Drives

9:00 A.M.  Country Boy Mine – Breckenridge (all road driving) Visit the old gold mine and other fun attractions – kid friendly   (About 4 Hours -120 miles round trip)
1:00 P.M.  St Elmo Ghost town  -Includes a Tour by St Elmo Historical Society
 (Mostly pavement except for about 10 miles of graded dirt/gravel road)
6 P.M. Dinner DRIVE – A NIGHT ON THE TOWN – Drive to Downtown Buena Vista and Park, shop and Eat
9 P.M. DRIVE IN THEATRE – SURPRISE MOVIE (Info still developing)

OTHER FRIDAY ACTIVITIES

8 AM Show Field Opens -Vendors and Swap Meet Open
8:30  A Minute of Silence to celebrate (National Day of Service and Remembrance) and the tragic – 911 Anniversary 
5  RC Bronco Challenge 
11 P.M. Show Field Closes

Saturday Sept 12 BRONCO CRUISE -IN

Saturday – Scenic & Destination Drives

9:00 Mineral Basin  This is a very easy trail, all dirt. Goes past cottonwood lake. Great for a stop and group photo at the end.
11:00 – Cottonwood Pass -Simple drive on all pavement to the top of the mountain over 12,000 feet and the Overlook at the Continental Divide (About 40 Miles 1 1/2 Hours)

OTHER SATURDAY ACTIVITIES

8 AM Show Field Opens -Vendors and Swap Meet Open
11 A.M. LIVE Broadcasting from …..
11A M – NOON – Kids 6 Volt Bronco Show N Shine
NOON – Kids Awards
HIGH NOON – Bronco Salute  – Everyone start there Bronco engines for 1 Minute in a Salute to all those who have been a part of the history and the Broncos Past and as a Gateway to the New Future of The Ford Bronco
3 Awards Begin- Sponsored By Bronco Driver Magazine / HK Fab
3:30 Product Raffle
(Subject to a few modifications based on the State and CDC Covid-19 gathering limitations)
5 P.M. Show Field Closes
5-10 Show Field – CLEAN UP
EVENT BRONCO REGISTRATION  $50
Includes:
1 Bronco Show Field Parking Pass
Show entrance for Driver and all Guests
1- T-SHIRT Voucher
3- Raffle Tickets
1- Show-N-Shine Participation Card
Additional Shirts and raffle tickets will be available to purchase at the Event tent.
Meals can be purchased directly from the food vendors on site.
VENDOR & SWAP MEET SPACE
Swap meet booths will be in a designated area.
20 X 20 Tent space only   $50 Register Here
20 X 50 For truck and Trailer  $75 Register Here

Buena Vista Hotels & Lodges

A River Lodge B & B
719-395-6494
ariverlodge.com

Alpine Hot Springs Hideaway
719-530-1112
alpinehotsprings.com

Best Western Vista Inn
719-395-8009
Bestwestern.com

Bighorn Lodge
419-512-0416
bighornlodge.com

Buena vista Riverside Lodge
719-530-1108
liarslodge.com

Bunny Lane Cabins
719-395-2800
bunnylanecabins.com

Cottonwood Hot Springs Inn & Spa
719-395-6434
cottonwood-hot-springs.com

Cottonwood Spirit Ranch
719-966-7711
cottonwoodspiritranch.com

Creekside Chalets & Cabins
719-539-6953
creekside chalets.com

Deer Valley Ranch
719-395-2353
deervalleyranch.com

Elk Mountain Ranch
800-432-8812
elkmtn.com

Great Western Sumac
719-395-8111

Journey’s End Ranch
719-395-2071
journeysendranchcolorado.com

Lakeside Motel
800-248-7684
lakesideBV.com

Mt Elbert Lodge & Cabins
800-381-4433
mount-egbert.com

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort
719-395-2447
mtprinceton.com

Pinion Court Cabins
719-395-2443
pinioncourtcabins.com

Rainbow Lake Resort
719-395-2509
rainbowlakeresort.com

Super 8 Motel
866-944-0808
super8buenavista.com

Surf Chateau
719-966-7048
surfchateau.com

The Surf Hotel
719-966-7048
surfhotel.com

Topaz Lodge
800-731-5906
topazlodge.biz

Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge & Cabin
719-486-9345
twinlakescolorado.com

Vista Court Cabins
719-395-6557
vistacourtcabins.com

Salida Colorado Hotels & Lodges

Alpine Leaf Lodge
719-539-6733
alpineleaflodge.com

Budget Lodge
719-539-6695
budgetlodgesalida.com

Comfort Inn
719-539-5000
comfortinn.com

Days Inn
719-539-6651
daysinnsalida.com

Great Western Colorado Lodge
719-539-2514
gwsalida.com

Hampton Inn & Suites
719-539-0800
hamptoninn.hilton.com

Palace Hotel
719-207-4175
salidapalacehotel.com

Salida Hostel
719-530-1116
salidahostel.com

Silver Ridge Lodge
719-539-2553
silverridgelodge.com

The Simple Lodge & Hostel
719-650-7381
simplelodge.com

Super 8 Motel
719-539-6689
salidasuper8.com

Woodland Motel
719-539-4980
woodlandmotel.com

Buena Vista Campgrounds & Cabins

Arkansas River Rim Campground and RV Park
719-395-8883
akriverrim.com

Arrowhead Point Campground and Cabins
719-395-2323
arrowheadpointresort.com

Buena Vista KOA
800-562-2672
buenavistakoa.com

Chalk Creek Campground
719-395-8301
chalkcreek-campground.com

Mount Princeton RV Park & Cabins
719-395-6206
mtprincetonrvpark.com

Snowy Peaks RV Park
719-395-8481
snowypeaksrvpark.com

Salida Colorado RV Parks & Cabins

Four Seasons RV Park
719-539-3084
fourseasonsrvresort.com

Heart of the Rockies RV & Tent Camping
719-539-4051
heartoftherockiescamp-rv.com

Monarch Spur RV Park
719-530-0341
monarchspurrvcampground.com

OTHER CLOSE AREA ACCOMMODATIONS

Cutty’s Camping Resort Coaldale, CO
719-942-4222
cuttyresort.net

Poncha Lodge Poncha Springs CO
719-539-6085

Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge & Cabins Twin Lakes, CO
719-486-9345
twinlakescolorado.com

Mount Ebert Lodge & Cabins Twin Lakes, CO
719-486-0594
mount-evert.com