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September 2023

ACT Champs #3 (A-Cross the Champs #3)
Bikepacking Races / Marne, France

ACT Champs #3 (A-Cross the Champs #3) (248.5mi /400km)

September 23, 2023 @ 7:00 am

A-Cross the Champs, or ACTC for short, is a self-supported gravel event in the Champagne-Ardenne region of France...

Dunoon Dirt Dash 2023
Group Rides / Argyll, United Kingdom

Dunoon Dirt Dash 2023 (70mi /113km)

September 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am / £95

The Dunoon Dirt Dash is an overnight bikepacking event on Scotland’s Adventure Coast, split over two days with a campout in between...

Gravel Pizza Overnighter 2023
Group Rides / WI, United States

Gravel Pizza Overnighter 2023 (70mi /113km)

September 23, 2023 @ 10:00 am / $90

Join The Nxrth for a two-day overnighter in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. Gravel and pizza guaranteed...

Bohemia Divide 2023
Bikepacking Races / Česká Republika, Czech Republic

Bohemia Divide 2023 (497mi /800km)

September 23, 2023 @ 12:00 pm

The Bohemia Divide is an unsupported cycling race through the Czech Republic, starting from South and ending in the North.

Iberica Traversa 2023
Bikepacking Races / , Spain

Iberica Traversa 2023 (1068mi /1,719km)

September 24, 2023 @ 7:00 am

An unsupported adventure across the Iberian Peninsula. Over 1,000 miles of gravel roads and trails…

Iberica Traversa Road Route 2023
Bikepacking Races / Basque Country, Spain

Iberica Traversa Road Route 2023 (1118.4mi /1,800km)

September 25, 2023 @ 6:00 am

Iberica Traversa Road is a 1,800km self-supported ultra endurance race from Irun in the Basque country to Tarifa, Spain...

Trans Pyrenees 2023
Bikepacking Races / Pyrénées Atlantiques, France

Trans Pyrenees 2023 (932mi /1,500km)

September 29, 2023 @ 8:00 am

From the organizers of The Trans Continental Race, comes the Trans Pyrenees. 1,500 km of the most spectacular and remote scenery in the Pyrenees...

Istra Land, Bikepacking
Bikepacking Races / Sežana, Slovenia

Istra Land 2023 (269.6mi /434km)

September 29, 2023 @ 8:00 am / €65

Istra Land is an off-road unsupported bikepacking event across Istria...

Karnu Rally 2023
Bikepacking Races / Adelaide, Australia

Karnu Rally 2023 (453mi /729km)

September 30, 2023 @ 7:00 am

The Karnu Rally is an unsupported bikepacking event in South Australia—choose from either a 730km or 1,180km route...

brother in the wild Bordeaux 2023
Group Rides / Bordeaux, France

Brother in the Wild – Bordeaux 2023 (105mi /169km)

September 30, 2023 @ 9:00 am / €75

Brother in the Wild - Bordeaux is another instalment of Brother Cycles' bikepacking group ride series, partnering with the MUSETTE bike shop in Bordeaux, France...

Austrian Salt & Lake Trail 2023
Bikepacking Races / Salzburg, Austria

Austrian Salt & Lake Trail 2023 (310.6mi /500km)

September 30, 2023 @ 9:00 am

The Austrian Salt & Lake Trail is a 500km bikepacking adventure through the heart of Austria...

Florida Cracker Bikepacking Overnight 2023
Group Rides / FL, United States

Florida Cracker Bikepacking Overnight 2023 (104mi /167km)

September 30, 2023 @ 10:00 am

The Florida Cracker Bikepacking Overnight is a casual 104-mile overnighter with lots of opportunities for swimming, food stops, and fun...

October 2023

the GOATS 2023
Bikepacking Races / Castelo Branco, Portugal

the GOATS 2023 (466mi /750km)

October 1, 2023 @ 9:00 am

The GOATS is a off-road ultra distance bike challenge covering 750km in the Mountains region in Portugal…

The Big Lonely 2023
Bikepacking Races / OR, United States

The Big Lonely 2023 (350mi /563km)

October 6, 2023 @ 6:00 am

The Big Lonely is an unsupported bikepacking adventure starting and ending in beautiful beer & bike paradise, Bend, Oregon...

Hunebed 360° 2023
Group Rides / Drenthe, Netherlands

Hunebed 360° 2023 (223.6mi /360km)

October 6, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

Hunebed 360° is a 360km group ride joining all 53 Hunebedden in Drenthe and a single one in Groningen, Netherlands together...

RAT 1000: Race Across Texas (2023)
Bikepacking Races / AR, United States

RAT 1000: Race Across Texas (2023) (1000mi /1,609km)

October 7, 2023 @ 6:00 am / $75 – $250

The RAT 1000 crosses Texas via 1000 miles, cities large and small, ghost towns, pine forests, deserts, canyons and sights almost nobody else has seen...

Arkansas High Country Route, AHCR bikepacking, Northwest Loop
Bikepacking Races / AR, United States

Arkansas High Country Race 2023 (1037mi /1,669km)

October 7, 2023 @ 7:00 am

The Arkansas High Country Race is a self-supported 1,037-mile event following a new route from the Adventure Cycling Association.

The Tally Tango (2023)
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

The Tally Tango (2023) (234mi /377km)

October 7, 2023 @ 7:00 am / $40

The Tallahassee Tango is an ultra endurance individual time trial in the Florida panhandle centered around the state capital’s finest singletrack as well as surrounding scenic double track, coastal levees, and forest roads.

2023 Bear Bones 200
Bikepacking Races / Powys, Wales, United Kingdom

2023 Bear Bones 200 (124mi /200km)

October 7, 2023 @ 8:00 am / Free

The Bear Bones 200 is known for its challenging terrain, steep climbs, and remoteness. In 2017, over 20 riders scratched within 24 hours...are you up for the challenge?

Women Cycling Camp – La Rioja
Group Rides / La Rioja, Spain

Women Cycling Camp – La Rioja (186.4mi /300km)

October 7, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

A women's-only introduction to ultracycling put on by Transibérica Ultracycling...

Pack-Palooza 2023
Group Rides / KS, United States

Pack-Palooza 2023

October 7, 2023 @ 3:00 pm / $10

Pack-Palooza is a self-supported bikepacking event with a group campout at Basecamp Flint Hills in Allen, Kansas...

Morocco-BikeAdventure Road 2023
Bikepacking Races / Strait of Gibraltar, Morocco

Morocco-BikeAdventure Road 2023 (1490mi /2,398km)

October 8, 2023 @ 6:00 am

An epic journey through stunning mountain scenery to the magnificent Sahara desert with the biggest sand dunes in Morocco!

Morocco-BikeAdventure Piste Route (2023)
Bikepacking Races / Strait of Gibraltar, Morocco

Morocco-BikeAdventure Piste Route (2023) (1429mi /2,300km)

October 8, 2023 @ 6:00 am

Morocco-BikeAdventure is a 2,300km self-supported bikepacking adventure across Morocco following gravel roads...

2023 Central Texas Showdown
Bikepacking Races / TX, United States

2023 Central Texas Showdown (472mi /760km)

October 12, 2023 @ 8:00 am

Building on their success with the East Texas Showdown, Bikes or Death is proud to present the Central Texas Showdown...

Coconino Stage Bikepack 2023
Bikepacking Races / AZ, United States

Coconino Stage Bikepack 2023 (250mi /402km)

October 13, 2023 @ 7:00 am / Free

The Coconino Stage Bikepack takes on a different approach to racing for a fun event over a fantastic course.

Marche Trail
Group Rides / Macerata, Italy

Marche Trail 2023 (217.5mi /350km)

October 13, 2023 @ 7:00 am / €67

An unsupported bike adventure through the enchanting National Park of Sibillini and Monti Azzurri, from the Adriatic Sea to the mountains and back again...

Markagram Edition VII, Vermont 2023
Group Rides / VT, United States

Markagram Edition VII (150mi /241km)

October 14, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - October 15, 2023 @ 6:00 am / $125

For the first time ever, “The Most Sinister Gravel Event in the World” is coming to the United States! Held exclusively in Norway each year, the Markagram World Tour kicks off this year on October 14th in Vermont...

Rhino Run 2023
Bikepacking Races / Western Cape, South Africa

Rhino Run 2023 (1708.7mi /2,750km)

October 18, 2023 @ 6:22 am

The Rhino Run is an immersive bikepacking expedition with a charitable focus, supporting the Masaka Cycling Club Foundation in Uganda...

HLC: Holyland Bikepacking Challenge 2023
Bikepacking Races / MAJDAL SHAMS, Israel

HLC: Holyland Bikepacking Challenge 2023 (908mi /1,461km)

October 19, 2023 @ 7:00 am / Free

The first self-supported mountain bike race from the north to the south of Israel across the historical landscapes of the Holy Land...

AZTR 2018
Bikepacking Races / AZ, United States

Arizona Trail Race 2023 (AZT) (800mi /1,287km)

October 19, 2023 @ 7:00 am / Free

The Arizona Trail Race is an unofficial self-supported bikepacking race with no entry fees, no prizes, and absolutely no support.

Triangle of Gravel 2023
Group Rides / Graubünden, Switzerland

Triangle of Gravel 2023 (155.3mi /250km)

October 19, 2023 @ 10:00 am

Triangle of Gravel is a 4-day guided event in Switzerland following a 250km route with an emphasis on good food, yoga, and community...

New Mexico Bikepacking Summit 2023
Festivals and Demos / NM, United States

New Mexico Bikepacking Summit 2023

October 20, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The day before the DangerBird is the New Mexico Bikepacking Summit—a full day of community development, gear talk, and new friends...

The Kings Road 2023: Coast to Coast Gravel Challenge
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

The Kings Road 2023: Coast to Coast Gravel Challenge (200mi /322km)

October 21, 2023 @ 7:30 am / $40

The Kings Road is a 200-mile self-supported gravel ride starting in Yankeetown and end at the pier in Flagler beach, Florida...

2023 Wilson's Ramble
Group Rides / NC, United States

2023 Wilson’s Ramble (Group Start) (133mi /214km)

October 21, 2023 @ 8:00 am - October 22, 2023 @ 8:30 pm / Free

Overmountain Cycles, BIKEPACKING.com, and Linville Adventure Pasture are rounding up folks for the annual group ride on the Wilson’s Ramble loop this October! Find all the details and get signed up here…

2023 DangerBird 250
Group Rides / NM, United States

2023 DangerBird 250 (250mi /402km)

October 21, 2023 @ 9:00 am / Free

The DangerBird 250 is a bikepacking event to support cycling within the Organ Mountains Desert National Monument and follows the Monumental Loop route.

2023 Japanese Odyssey
Bikepacking Races / KAGOSHIMA, Japan

2023 Japanese Odyssey (1677mi /2,699km)

October 24, 2023 @ 8:00 am / €310

The Japanese Odyssey is an endurance cycling event. It is not a race. It’s about discovery, about exploration, about challenging yourself. Be prepared.

November 2023

Tassie Gift 2023
Bikepacking Races / Tasmania, Australia

Tassie Gift 2023 (1118.4mi /1,800km)

November 3, 2023 @ 6:00 am / Free

The Tassie Gift is a relentless 1,800km bikepacking event along roads, trails, goat tracks on the island of Tasmania. This will not be easy...

Escape L.A. 2023
Bikepacking Races / CA, United States

Escape L.A. 2023 (290mi /467km)

November 9, 2023 @ 7:00 am

Escape L.A. is a 290-mile bikepacking event highlighting the beauty, accessibility, and contrast of the public lands surrounding Los Angeles...

River to Sea Loop (2023)
Group Rides / FL, United States

River to Sea Loop (2023) (200mi /322km)

November 10, 2023 @ 9:00 am / $50

The River to Sea loop is a group bicycle tour that takes riders to scenic springs, the ocean, and iconic towns using as much dirt as possible.

Renegades Muster 2023
Bikepacking Races / Whanganui, New Zealand

Renegades Muster 2023 (523.8mi /843km)

November 10, 2023 @ 10:00 am

The Renegades Muster is a self-supported bikepacking race following a 843km loop in the Taranaki region of New Zealand...

Peak to Pines 2023
Bikepacking Races / NC, United States

Peak to Pines 2023 (380mi /612km)

November 10, 2023 @ 6:00 pm / $140

Grab your bike and assemble your crew to take on a mountains-to-low country challenge on two wheels over the course of 48 hours...

Across Andes 2022
Bikepacking Races / Araucanía, Chile

Across Andes 2023 (683.5mi /1,100km)

November 19, 2023 @ 7:00 am

Across Andes is the first self sufficient bikepacking race to cross the longest mountain range in the world - 1,100km over 7 days from Chile to Argentina...

The Hunt 1000 (2023)
Bikepacking Races / VIC, Australia

The Hunt 1000 (2023) (621.3mi /1,000km)

November 24, 2023 @ 6:00 am

A 1000km self supported bike packing adventure through the Australian alps...

Victoria Divide 550 (2023)
Bikepacking Races / Victoria, Australia

Victoria Divide 550 (2023) (341.7mi /550km)

November 25, 2023 @ 11:00 am

The Victoria Divide is a 570km off-road bikepacking route, traversing the Great Dividing Range across the state of Victoria, from Melbourne to Albury/Wodonga...

The Munga 2023
Bikepacking Races / Orange Free State, South Africa

The Munga 2023 (621mi /999km)

November 29, 2023 @ 12:00 pm

The Munga is a 1000 km, semi-supported, single stage mountain bike race across the middle of South Africa in the heat of the summer...

December 2023

Spiral 2023
Bikepacking Races / , Czech Republic

Spiral 2023 (248.5mi /400km)

December 1, 2023 @ 12:00 pm

Spiral is a bikepacking race following a 200-400km route in the mountains. Expect snow and tough conditions...

GranGuanche Audax Trail (2023)
Bikepacking Races / Canary Islands, Spain

GranGuanche Audax Trail (2023) (497mi /800km)

December 3, 2023 @ 10:00 pm / €260

The GranGuanche Audax Trail is an 800km self-supported trail ride across the Canary Islands…

EBI 2023 (ENCUENTRO DE BIKEPACKING INTERNACIONAL)
Group Rides / Araucanía, Chile

EBI 2023 (ENCUENTRO DE BIKEPACKING INTERNACIONAL) (186.4mi /300km)

December 7, 2023 @ 10:00 am / $45

EBI is a 5-day, 300-kilometre bikepacking adventure exploring volcanoes, rivers, lakes, and forests in Southern Chile...

Evergreen Grinder 2023
Bikepacking Races / WA, United States

Evergreen Grinder 2023 (100mi /161km)

December 9, 2023 @ 6:00 am / Free

The Evergreen Grinder is the pacific north-west’s premier gravel adventure race, testing even the most prepared cyclists…

2023 Cross Florida Individual Time Trial
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

2023 Cross Florida Individual Time Trial (300mi /483km)

December 9, 2023 @ 7:00 am / $50

The Cross Florida Individual Time Trial is Florida’s Premier Off road Ultra Endurance Event. It is a one of a kind coast to coast bikepacking/Ultra Running challenge, the only one of its kind in the United States.

The 03 2023
Bikepacking Races / CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand

The 03 2023 (2485.5mi /4,000km)

December 27, 2023 @ 8:00 am / NZD50

The 03 is New Zealand's longest brevet, circumnavigating the island by way of perilous peaks and shadowy single track...

Tuscobia Winter Ultra 2023
Bikepacking Races / WI, United States

Tuscobia Winter Ultra 2023 (160mi /257km)

December 29, 2023 @ 6:00 am / $150

The Tuscobia Winter Ultra is a run, bike or ski event held on the Tuscobia State Trail in Northern Wisconsin, and a qualifying event for the Iditarod Trail Invitation...

January 2024

Distance Rallye Black Forest 2024
Group Rides / Bawü, Germany

Distance Rallye Black Forest 2024

January 1 @ 7:00 am

The Black Forest Distance Rally is a unique adventure for all cycling enthusiasts. Only if you reach all checkpoints will you become a Black Forest legend. So what are you waiting for?

Cross Florida: The Spanish 2024
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

Cross Florida: The Spanish 2024 (520mi /837km)

January 6 @ 8:00 am / $30

Cross Florida: The Spanish is a self-supported bikepacking event following the coast to coast The Spanish Indian Trail...

Fat Pursuit Camp 2024
Workshops & Clinics / ID, United States

Fat Pursuit Camp 2024

January 8 @ 12:00 pm / $750

The Fat Pursuit Camp is a 3 day supported, winter camp in Yellowstone Country with a focus on skill development and practice.

JayP’s Backyard Fat Pursuit 2024
Bikepacking Races / ID, United States

JayP’s Backyard Fat Pursuit 2024 (124mi /200km)

January 12 @ 7:00 am / $100 – $300

JayP's Backyard Fat Pursuit is a 60km or 200km bike race on a network of groomed snowmobile trails. Groomed is relative.

Shaky Isles Challenge 2024
Bikepacking Races / Southland, New Zealand

Shaky Isles Challenge 2024 (1857mi /2,989km)

January 12 @ 8:00 am

The Shaky Isles Challenge is a self-supported bikepacking challenge following a massive 2,900km route along the length of Aotearoa / New Zealand...

The Mule Trail 2024
Bikepacking Races / Puntarenas, Costa Rica

The Mule Trail 2024 (391.4mi /630km)

January 22 @ 7:00 am / $395 – $550

The Mule Trail is approximately 630 kilometers long across the length of Costa Rica, from its southern border in Panama to the northern one with Nicaragua...

FAT VIKING 2024
Bikepacking Races / GEILO, Norway

FAT VIKING 2024 (93mi /150km)

January 27 @ 7:00 am / NOK1100

FAT VIKING is a winter ultra endurance race in the highlands of Norway and an official qualifier for the Iditarod Trail Invitational...

Velo Iberia with Friction Collective x Komoot x Restrap
Talks and Community / Bristol, United Kingdom

Velo Iberia with Friction Collective x Komoot x Restrap

January 27 @ 6:00 pm

Join Friction Collective for the premiere of the fourth instalment in the Velo film series - Velo Iberia. This lighthearted bikepacking adventure documentary tracks three good mates and the occasional guest cycling their way from Porto, Portugal back home to Bristol.

Tour Te Waipounamu 2024
Bikepacking Races / Tasman, New Zealand

Tour Te Waipounamu 2024 (807mi /1,299km)

January 28 @ 7:00 am

The Tour Te Waipounamu is a bikepacking race following the length of New Zealand's South Island, Te Waipounamu o Aotearoa— "that land between the mountains and plains"...

Arrowhead 135 (2024)
Bikepacking Races / MN, United States

Arrowhead 135 (2024) (135mi /217km)

January 29 @ 7:00 am

The Arrowhead 135 is a winter ultra for hikers, skiers, and bikers in Northern Minnesota with an average finish rate under 50%...

February 2024

The Huracan 300 Challenge (2024)
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

The Huracan 300 Challenge (2024) (320mi /515km)

February 3 @ 8:00 am

The Huracan 300 Challenge is the ultimate self-supported bikepacking race through the state of Florida. Boasting over 100 miles of singletrack and some of Florida's hardest and longest climbs...are you up for the challenge?

Race Around Rwanda (2024)
Bikepacking Races / Kigali City, Rwanda

Race Around Rwanda (2024) (621.3mi /1,000km)

February 4 @ 4:00 am / €275

The Race around Rwanda (RaR) is an ultra endurance cycling event that will lead participants over a spectacular route around the beautiful Rwandan countryside...

Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra 2024
Bikepacking Races / Yukon, Canada

Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra 2024 (430mi /692km)

February 4 @ 10:30 am

The coldest ultra endurance event on the planet following the Yukon Quest Trail, one of the world's toughest sled dog races.

Atlas Mountain Race 2024
Bikepacking Races / Marrakesh-Safi, Morocco

Atlas Mountain Race 2024 (725mi /1,167km)

February 9 @ 8:00 am / £350

The Atlas Mountain Race, sponsored by PEdALED, is a fixed route, unsupported, single-stage cycling race from Marrakesh to the Atlantic coast...

TRANSCORDILLERAS 2024
Bikepacking Races / BOYACA, Colombia

TRANSCORDILLERAS 2024 (621.3mi /1,000km)

February 11 @ 7:00 am

The Transcordilleras is a 1,00km self-supported bikepacking race across the Andes in Colombia...

Actif Epica 2024
Bikepacking Races / Manitoba, Canada

Actif Epica 2024 (142.9mi /230km)

February 16 @ 8:00 am / $50 – $240

The Actif Epica is a challenging winter adventure on the Crow Wing Trail near North America's geographic centre—Winnipeg, Manitoba.

2024 Tour Aotearoa
Group Rides / New Zealand,

2024 Tour Aotearoa (1864mi /3,000km)

February 18 @ 7:00 am / Free

Tour Aotearoa is New Zealand's longest bikepacking event. Stretching 3,000km from Cape Reinga to Bluff it follows a combination of cycle trails, tracks, paths and lanes connected by the most enjoyable country roads available.

Hunt Sydney to Summit 2024
/ NSW, Australia

Hunt Sydney to Summit 2024 (422.5mi /680km)

February 19 @ 8:00 am

The Hunt Sydney to Summit is a self-sufficient bikepacking challenge that takes riders through some of Australia’s most beautiful terrain...

Wendigo Ultra 2024
Bikepacking Races / Ontario, Canada

Wendigo Ultra 2024 (124mi /200km)

February 24 @ 6:00 am / $90 – $190

The Wendigo Ultra is a self-supported 200km fatbike event across the Ottawa Valley, from Petawawa to Arnprior...

Tuatara 1000 (2024)
Bikepacking Races / Southland, New Zealand

Tuatara 1000 (2024) (621.3mi /1,000km)

February 24 @ 8:00 am

The Tuatara 1000 is a 1000km journey through some of the best terrain in the deep south of New Zealand...

Borean Adventures: Multimedia presentation by Markus Weinberg on Tour Divide and Social Ride.
Talks and Community / Berlin, Germany

Borean Adventures: Multimedia presentation by Markus Weinberg on Tour Divide and Social Ride.

February 24 @ 10:00 am

Mark your calendars for Borean Adventures in Berlin on February 24th! Get ready to experience the perfect fusion of beer and bikes!

Victoria Divide 550 (2024)
Bikepacking Races / Victoria, Australia

Victoria Divide 550 (2024) (341.7mi /550km)

February 24 @ 11:00 am

The Victoria Divide is a 570km off-road bikepacking route, traversing the Great Dividing Range across the state of Victoria, from Melbourne to Albury/Wodonga...

2018 Iditarod Trail Invitational
Bikepacking Races / AK, United States

2024 Iditarod Trail Invitational (1000mi /1,609km)

February 25 @ 2:00 pm

The Iditarod Trail Invitational is the world's longest winter ultra marathon by fat bike, foot and ski and follows the historic Iditarod Trail from Knik to Nome.

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