Stage 2 at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah featured a challenging climb up the Cat. 1 Mount Nebo before a long descent into the finish.

2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
BMC Racing was in full control early in the race. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
The field stretched out across the Utah desert. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Rolling through the desert early in the stage, the break put 4 minutes on the field. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Travis McCabe won the first mid-stage sprint over Nielson Powless. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Joe Dombrowski led Michael Woods in the chase. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Tejay van Garderen took off after Michael Woods and Sepp Kuss following their attack early on the climb. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
The yellow jersey group rounded a switchback on the Mount Nebo climb. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Brent Bookwalter on the front of the chase for Tejay van Garderen near the top of the Mount Nebo climb. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
After Michael Woods fell back to the yellow jersey group, Joe Dombrowski chased alone. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Tejay van Garderen led the chase group near the summit of the Mount Nebo climb. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Nobody there. Sepp Kuss checked for chasers as he entered the finishing straight. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Nielson Powless crossed the line second and saluted his teammate Sepp Kuss. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Aevolo’s Luis Ricardo Villalobos led the chase group home and finished fourth, 32 seconds behind winner Sepp Kuss. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
The stage 2 podium of Sepp Kuss, Nielson Powless, and Kyle Murphy. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
2018 Tour of Utah, Stage 2
Lotto NL-Jumbo is on a roll with Sepp Kuss in yellow, Nielson Powless in second and the best young rider, and Daan Olivier in the mountains jersey. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com