Check in will begin at 3:00pm on Friday, October 7th, and run until 7:00 pm at the Start/Finish/Expo area at the corner of Village Drive and Pine Knot Rd. Additional check in will take place from 6:00 am – 8:15am on Saturday morning at the same location.
Parking signs will be on street to direct you to approved parking areas. Please DO NOT PARK ON THE STREET.
Parking lot #1: Knickerbocker Lot is at on Knickerbocker Rd
Parking lot #2: Indian Village Lot is behind Amangela’s Bagel shop diagonally across the street from Northwoods Resort.
Parking lot #3: The Village and Bartlett Lot is on Bartlett Road.
Numerous aid stations are placed along the course. Aid stations offer water and Hammer Heed, as well as a variety of fuel. Aid stations will have a variety of items such as sandwiches, fruit, bacon, Bob’s Pickle Pops and other items, along with a limited number of gels and electrolytes.
Drop Bags must be totally DISPOSABLE. We will not guarantee return to the Base area.
Bags must be dropped in front of stage by 6:00 am. We have 2 areas where drop bags will be sent: Zone 1 is located at the bottom of Clark’s Grade. Zone 2 is located at the top of Clark’s Grade. Please mark your bag for the location.
PERSONAL SAG VEHICLES:
Personal SAG vehicles are NOT allowed on Forest Service Roads. Parking is only allowed in designated parking areas along the course route. A USDA Forest Service Adventure Pass is required for some of areas. We suggest 75/100k riders have personal SAG or family meet them at Seven Oaks/Bottom of Clarks Grade Aid Station.
Riders must check in on course. There will be an official volunteer with a clipboard at each Aid Station and road crossing to ensure that no one gets lost, as well as to report your progress back to the event staff at the Start/Finish. The number plate is very important, so please remember the number and yell it out as your ride past a check point if you choose not to stop.
TIME LIMITS/CUT-OFF TIMES:
All courses will close at 5:00 pm. Below are the cutoff times for the 100k. If you choose to continue after a cutoff time has passed, there may not be aid stations or course marshals by the time you reach firther points on the course. The emergency contact for riders who have not returned by 5:00 pm may be notified that the rider has chosen to progress on his/her own.
Clarks Grade (Top) 100k 1st pass – 12:30pm Cut off
Grandview – 1:30pm Cut off
Clarks Grade (Top) 100k 2nd pass – 2:00pm Cut off
Cabin 89 – 3:30pm Cut off
ONE FINAL RIDER INFORMATION EMAIL WILL BE SENT JUST BEFORE THE EVENT
Event runs rain, snow or shine!