The 290-mile Julian Bikepacking Challenge is a three loop bikepacking adventure highlighting the incredibly diverse terrain and scenery in San Diego County…


Date: November 8

Time: 8:00 am


Cost: Free

Event Website

Organizer: Johan Cronje


Choose from 3 different loops. The Beach Loop, the Mountain Loop or the Desert Loop. Or Choose the BFL (Big Friggen Loop) which takes in the best of all three loops. 290 miles in total with over 30,000 feet of climbing. This year group starts will be either in Julian or for those who live closer to the coast, near the beach. Self supported, no whining and no fees!

You can also stay up to date with the event on the Facebook page.

Make sure to check out Miles’ ride report from the 2018 Julian Bikepack Challenge, which goes into great detail on the route, including a large selection of photos from along the way.

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