The Skull Valley Loop Challenge, established in 2007, is a road cycling challenge on a 54-mile loop that begins in historic downtown Prescott! Hundreds of cyclists converge on the popular mile high city to enjoy its cultural charms and cool climate for a weekend of fun and comraderie.
Event details and schedule
Ride in the cool pines of Prescott, Arizona - northern Arizona's mile high city ! Start at the beautiful historic Yavapai County Courthouse plaza and continue through town past the national forest and into the surrounding valleys. You will cruise for almost 54-miles through Skull Valley, Wilhoit, and return through the Prescott National Forest back to the courthouse square.
Sunday, September 20, 2015 @ 7:30 a.m. @ Goodwin and Montezuma Streets (near Prescott Chamber of Commerce)
Only $45 before August 24, 2015
$55 after until race day
Register by August 31 to be guaranteed a ride shirt !
LAST MINUTE REGISTRATION AND Check in is Saturday, September 19th, 5 - 7 p.m. at Prescott Chamber of Commerce, 117 W. Goodwin St.
We will also process registrations and check-ins Sunday, September 20 @ 6 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
Parking around Courthouse or city parking garage on Granite Street.
Bring water, wear cycling clothes
The Annual Skull Valley Loop is sponsored by Prescott Alternative Transportation, a non-profit 501 (c) 3 that advocates for pedestrians and bicyclists.
"Working toward a bicycle- and pedestrian-friendly central Yavapai community."
Our hotel sponsors include:
Prescott Resort & Conference Center:
Guests and cyclists can book a special race rate of $129 for Deluxe rooms and $149 for King Suites on Saturday September 19th, the rate is lower on Sunday at $109 deluxe rooms and $129 King Suite.
Quality Inn of Prescott
The Quality Inn at 1105 East Sheldon is offering a special rate of $99 (king room) and $109 (double queen) for participants in the Skull Valley Loop Challenge on September 18 – 19.
Call the hotel direct at 928-776-1282 and ask for the Skull Valley Loop Challenge group block. Reservations must be made no later than September 4 for this rate to apply.
Prescott Alternative Transportation