Mountain Adventure Seminars
 

Ebbetts Pass Century (EPC) – Aug. 20, 2016

 

The 9th Annual Ebbetts Pass Century is happening on August 20, 2016 with four routes to challenge a variety of cyclists. New this year is that all routes visit a final support station at Bear Valley Mountain for a special ice cream treat and a magnificent view into the Mokelumne Wilderness. Regardless which course you choose, you can expect great scenery, smooth roads, well stocked support stations and some of the best cycling terrain in the country.

Ebbetts Pass Century

This demanding 98 mile century ride begins and ends in the scenic alpine village of Bear Valley at 7100 feet on Highway 4. Riders embark on some of the best cycling terrain in the Sierra Nevada with breath taking vistas, challenging climbs and exhilarating descents. Strategic support stations keep riders fueled throughout the event with SAG support available on the “24% Pacific Grade” at mile 83!

2017 VIP Death Ride Registration privileges still available to all EPC riders.  Enjoy guaranteed entry and express event registration.  AKA – No long-lines at check-in so you can enjoy one of the best cycling events in the world.

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Century Registration: TBA

Bear Valley Metric Century

This “super-scenic” ride packs a lot of punch while exploring some of the best terrain of the Ebbetts Pass Century including Spicer Reservoir, Lake Alpine and the west-side of Ebbetts Pass including the memorable 24% “Pacific Grade” at mile 52!

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Metric Century Registration: TBA

Bear Valley Half Century

This striking and enjoyable ride is a good balance of climbs, descents, distance and of course spectacular scenery.  This is a good ride to start acclimating to endurance cycling at altitude.

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Half Century Registration: TBA

Stanislaus Quarter Century

This is a great introduction to Sierra Nevada cycling with smooth roads, exhilarating descents & substantial climbs.  All the while surrounded by spectacular scenery with strategic supports stations to keep you pedaling.

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Quarter Century Registration: TBA