2014 Pisgah Mountain Bike Adventure Race

Event Date

Sat, May 3, 2014


Pisgah Forest, NC

About This Activity

The 2014 Pisgah Mountain Bike Adventure Race is SOLD OUT

Thank you to everyone who registered!

You can sign up for the waitlist for a penny (+active.com fees) here:



On Saturday May 3rd, 2014 Teams of two riders will race to reach ? of ? checkpoints, in any order, and return to the start/finish. Checkpoint locations will remain secret until start-time and there is no suggested route. Routes will vary between 50-80 miles, will include 9,000-15,000 feet of climbing, and should take 6-12 hours to complete. PLEASE DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE EXTREME DIFFICULTY OF THIS EVENT.

The Pisgah Mountain Bike Adventure Race will be held deep in the Pisgah National Forest, one of the most beautiful, rugged, and unforgiving areas in the nation. There will be little to no water or food support on course. Once you leave the start/finish you are on your own. There will be no drops, sag wagons, or other outside support available. Be prepared for any circumstances you may encounter including, but not limited to: medical emergencies, navigational errors, inoperable equipment, wild animals, and stinging/poisonous insects and plants.

Event schedule and times

Sign in and mandatory gear check at Start/Finish: Friday May 2 5pm-10pm and Saturday May 3 5:30am-7:30am

Sign in and mandatory gear check at LIBERTY BIKES and THE HUB at BACKCOUNTRY: Friday May 2 12:00PM-6:00PM

Racer meeting: Saturday May 3 7:45am

Start: Saturday May 3 8:00am

Final cutoff: Saturday May 3 10pm

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