Taster Tour

GUIDED

We offer the premier cycling tour for an invigorating last-minute or pre-arranged adventure in Palisade. The Taster Tour ensures you’ll enjoy the unique sensory experience of biking through Palisade guided by an expert, while still finishing early enough to indulge in your afternoon! 

Taster Tour Features

3 Winery Visits

Includes a selection from our Classicà la mode and Fusion tours 

11:30am to 3:00pm

Tour starts after bike intro & orientation 

Bikes & Gear

Enjoy electric assistance, accompanying protective gear, and Rapid Creek Cycles staff support

Hosted by an Expert Guide

Your knowledgeable Tour Guide will enhance your appreciation of the   vine-to bottle process and the local area

$145 per person

Prices include Tax & Processing Fees, but exclude Gratuity

Concierge Wine Service

Wine purchase pickup & delivery service to safeguard the integrity of your bottles!

145
per person

Taster Tour price per person includes taxes & processing fees. 

 

Enjoy the unique and memorable experience of cycling around Colorado’s approach to winemaking, and the wonderful world of food and wine!

What to Expect

We offer the premier cycling tour for an invigorating last-minute or pre-arranged adventure in Palisade. The “Taster Tour” ensures you’ll enjoy the unique sensory experience of biking through wine country guided by an expert while still finishing early enough to indulge in other plans for your afternoon! Our E-bikes with “pedal assist” make your fun-filled touring incredibly accessible. Enjoy spending time with each other as you explore the flavors, sights, and styles of Colorado wine. 

 

You’ll join a small group led by an expert, knowledgeable Guide who will enhance your understanding of your palate, the area’s history, and the vine-to-bottle process. Tours begin at 11:30 AM at Rapid Creek Cycles, and conclude at 3:00 PM at our final winery. After your tour concludes, you’re welcome to keep your E-bikes to continue exploring on your own, and we’ll happily provide recommendations for your group to explore!

What's Provided

Your engaging guide creates a distinctly exclusive tour for you to enjoy. With over a decade of experience working within Colorado Wine Country’s industry, a formal education in the processes and relationships between food and fermented beverages, and a professional background in higher education, you can expect to enhance your understanding and appreciation of the flavors around you! 

 

Be confident in the knowledge that your “Tasting Tour” is cultivated to whet your appetite for the styles of Colorado Wine! This guided adventure includes a winery selection from each of our “Classic,” “à la mode” and “Fusion” tours. These selections act as starting ingredients for your flavor experience in Palisade, introducing you to the variety of exciting flavors in the region. 

Glasses of wine

Your Tour Includes

  • Electric bike, helmet, lock, water, and staff support for each individual  

  • Exclusive tour guide with distinct expertise and a sense of fun!

  • 3 pre-curated winery visits with offerings for every taste  

  • Concierge wine pickup and delivery

  • An engaging and memorable bike tour experience

Image by Moritz Knöringer

Taster Tour Dates

Dec 11 - Dec 17

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*Please note that Tasting fees are not included to best accommodate your tasting discretion. Anticipate fees ranging from Complimentary - $15 per winery, which are often waived with a bottle purchase.

 

Our guided bike tours are adult-oriented and wine-focused and intended for guests age 21+.