The local fans came out for the ascent of Lookout Mountain on stage 3 of the Colorado Classic.

Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Fans rode through Golden and up Lookout Mountain rd. to get a good spot on course at the Colorado Classic. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
This guy had his hands full. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
With the road closed to motor vehicles small groups were able to spread out and enjoy a traffic free ride. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
This corner had a psychedelic disco theme complete with road side unicorns. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Bubble machine for full disco effect. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Party! Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Space Cowboy was lending a hand to anyone who needed a push. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Cookie Monster and Chocolate Chip were ready to chase after the peloton about 1 kilometer from the KOM sprint lime. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Phil Gaimon was busy directing fans ot the cookie buffet. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Cookie hand-ups to help you get up the road. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Industry icon Brian Worthy was spotted sipping espresso at Cookie Corner. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Most fans were set up for prime viewing lower on the climb but these few were hoping for an exciting sprint at the KOM. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Joe Dombrowski led the breakaway with 200 meters to go to the KOM. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Fans on a switchback above looked down on the break. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
The peloton split up on the climb leaving fans waiting for the next wave of riders. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
303 Cycling and United HealthCare led the next large chase group over Lookout Mountain. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
With every group of riders fans got their cameras ready. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Lookout Mountain was a great viewing area to get a close look at the race. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Taylor Phinney chased at the back. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
Former pro Meredith Miller encouraged one of the last riders over the top of Lookout Mountain. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com
Colorado Classic 2018: Lookout Mountain
After the race went through fans made their way back down Lookout Mountain. Photo: Brad Kaminski | VeloNews.com