8 Ultra-Distance Cycling Events
Tour de Fire
Henderson, Nevada - April 13 1 of 9
The longest distance offered at this ride goes 134 miles through the outskirts of Las Vegas and benefits the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation. Breakfast and lunch will be served before and after your ride.
Ronkonkoma, New York - April 28 2 of 9
This 124-mile brevet is unsupported, and riders will need to go through checkpoints to get their brevet card signed. The route starts and finishes at the Ronkonkoma train station and features two ferry rides.
Breathless Agony Century
Redlands, California - May 4 3 of 9
Take on 114 miles with 12,000 feet of climbing. The clock stops for a party atop the Onyx Summit, 8,443 feet above sea level (with the Grim Reaper making an appearance) before you head back down. Finish the ride and be eligible to purchase a special jersey.
The Black and Blue Double Century
Boone, North Carolina - June 8 4 of 9
This double-century is technically a relay, but you can take on the 200 miles as a team of one. Explore the rural mountain roads of North Carolina and Virginia and conquer 16,287 feet of elevation gain.
Plymouth, California - June 15 5 of 9
The 124-mile double metric climbs 10,000 feet to the top of Slug Gulch before going back to the Amador County Fairgrounds. Breakfast will be served during registration and a post-ride meal will be available to finishers.
Climb to Kaiser
Clovis, California - June 29 6 of 9
One of the toughest organized rides in the country, the Climb to Kaiser goes 155 miles up to the Kaiser Pass with 13,000 feet of elevation gain. This is the 37th year of the event.
CHAFE 150 Gran Fondo
Sandpoint, Idaho - July 20 7 of 9
The 150-mile ride is void of major hills, but has plenty of scenery to make up for it. It starts and ends on the shores of Lake Pend Oreille, circumnavigates the Kaniksu National Forest and showcases the beauty of rural Idaho and Montana.
Fall River Century
McArthur, California - July 20 8 of 9
Get scenic views of two of California's famous volcanoes—Mt. Shasta and Lassen Peak—during the 124-mile double metric. A pancake breakfast is planned before you begin exploring rural Northern California on two wheels.