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December 2021

The 03 2021
Bikepacking Races / CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand

The 03 2021 (2485.5mi /4,000km)

December 27, 2021 @ 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 2022
Bikepacking Races / WI, United States

Tuscobia Winter Ultra 2022 (160mi /257km)

December 31, 2021 @ 6:00 am

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 2022

Fat Pursuit Camp 2022
Workshops & Clinics / ID, United States

Fat Pursuit Camp 2022

January 2 @ 12:00 pm / $700

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

Super Jambo Grom Pre MAX
Group Rides / NSW, Australia

2022 Super Jambo Grom Pre MAX (621.4mi /1,000km)

January 3 @ 8:00 am / $15

The Super Jambo Grom Pre 1000km Self Supported Bike Packing Adventure in NSW, Australia hosted by Jambi Jambi...

Sedgefield 500 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Western Cape, South Africa

Sedgefield 500 (2022) (310.6mi /500km)

January 7 @ 6:00 am / R1750

The Sedgefield 500 is a self-supported 500km gravel race starting and finishing in Sedgefield, Western Cape...

JayP’s Backyard Fat Pursuit 2022
Bikepacking Races / ID, United States

JayP’s Backyard Fat Pursuit 2022 (124mi /200km)

January 7 @ 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.

Cross Florida: The Spanish, Ft. Desoto to St. Augustine
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

Cross Florida: The Spanish, Ft. Desoto to St. Augustine (520mi /837km)

January 8 @ 7:20 am

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

Tour Te Waipounamu 2022
Bikepacking Races / Tasman, New Zealand

Tour Te Waipounamu 2022 (807mi /1,299km)

January 23 @ 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"...

Race Around Rwanda (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Kigali City, Rwanda

Race Around Rwanda (2022) (621.3mi /1,000km)

January 29 @ 4:00 am / €220 – €250

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

Arrowhead 135 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / MN, United States

Arrowhead 135 (2022) (135mi /217km)

January 31 @ 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 2022

The Huracan 300 Challenge (2022)
Bikepacking Races / FL, United States

The Huracan 300 Challenge (2022) (320mi /515km)

February 5 @ 9:00 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?

Landing Overland
Bikepacking Races / London, United Kingdom

Landing Overland

February 9 @ 12:00 am

Landing Overland is Alvaro de la Camara's fundraiser ride from London to Madrid, in support of ELLA’s fight against trafficking and sexual exploitation...

Actif Epica 2022
Bikepacking Races / Manitoba, Canada

Actif Epica 2022 (130.4mi /210km)

February 18 @ 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.

TRANSCORDILLERAS 2022
Bikepacking Races / Casanare, Colombia

TRANSCORDILLERAS 2022 (683.5mi /1,100km)

February 20 @ 6:00 am

The Transcordilleras is an 8 stage 1,100km self-supported bikepacking race across the Andes in Colombia...

2022 Tour Aotearoa
Group Rides / New Zealand,

2022 Tour Aotearoa (1864mi /3,000km)

February 25 @ 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.

Wendigo Ultra 2022
Bikepacking Races / Ontario, Canada

Wendigo Ultra 2022 (124mi /200km)

February 26 @ 6:00 am / $65 – $150

The Wendigo Ultra is a self-supported fatbike event through Whitewater Township and into Quebec, with options for 50km, 100km, and further...

Tuatara 1000 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Southland, New Zealand

Tuatara 1000 (2022) (621.3mi /1,000km)

February 26 @ 8:00 am

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

Victoria Divide 550 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Victoria, Australia

Victoria Divide 550 (2022) (341.7mi /550km)

February 26 @ 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

2022 Iditarod Trail Invitational (1000mi /1,609km)

February 27 @ 2:00 pm / $1700

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.

March 2022

The Hunt 1000 (2022)
Group Rides / ACT, Australia

The Hunt 1000 (2022) (621.3mi /1,000km)

March 3 @ 6:00 am / $339.11

A 1,000 km journey through the rooftop of Australia along backcountry trails, exposed high plains, through snow gum woodlands and tall native forests.

Y.O.T.A 2022 (Your Own Trail Adventure)
Bikepacking Races / Dimona, Israel

Y.O.T.A 2022 (Your Own Trail Adventure)

March 3 @ 10:00 am / Free

The annual YOTA (Your Own Trail Adventure) is a team-based, self-supported navigation challenge across the Negev desert in Israel.

Queen’s Ransom (2022)
Group Rides / AZ, United States

Queen’s Ransom (2022) (227mi /365km)

March 4 @ 7:00 am

The Queen’s Ransom is a 227-mile bikepacking route around the greater East Valley of metro Phoenix, Arizona...

Ruta Del Jefe 2022
Group Rides / AZ, United States

Ruta Del Jefe 2022 (135mi /217km)

March 4 @ 8:00 am

Ruta del Jefe is a weekend of education, adventure, fundraising, and community—with five route to choose from ranging from 28 to 135-miles, and a goal to raise $30,000...

Hoved Ting 2021
Group Rides / Hamburg, Denmark

Hoved Ting 2021 (623mi /1,003km)

March 11 @ 12:01 am

Hoved Ting is a self-supported, 1,003km ride, from Hamburg to Fyns Hoved, Denmark and back...

The Drift 100 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / WY, United States

The Drift 100 (2022) (101mi /163km)

March 11 @ 9:00 am

The Drift 100 is a self-supported winter race in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming, the largest mountain range in the state...

Cloudride Prologue 500 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / ACT, Australia

Cloudride Prologue 500 (2022) (310.6mi /500km)

March 12 @ 6:00 am / Free

A long-weekend 'flashpacker' for riders to test gear, get some fitness and experience tough racing conditions over similar terrain to the full Monaro Cloudride in three weeks time.

Fleche’ Campout (2022)
Group Rides / Anywhere,

Fleche’ Campout (2022)

March 12 @ 8:00 am

The Fleche Campout is a worldwide invitation to participate in a simple overnight campout...

Maricopa Trail Race 2022
Bikepacking Races / AZ, United States

Maricopa Trail Race 2022 (240mi /386km)

March 18 @ 6:00 am

The Maricopa Trail Race is a 240-mile self-supported ultra endurance race along the Maricopa Trail in Phoenix...

GranGuanche Audax Gravel (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Canary Islands, Spain

GranGuanche Audax Gravel (2022) (434mi /698km)

March 19 @ 12:00 pm / €240

GranGuanche Audax Gravel is a 700km self-supported gravel race across the Canary Islands...

2022 Stagecoach 400
Bikepacking Races / CA, United States

2022 Stagecoach 400 (400mi /644km)

March 25 @ 8:00 am

The Stagecoach 400 is a masterpiece of stitchworked dirt doubletrack, sandy desert roads, technical singletrack, urban bike paths, and rolling tarmac.

Florida Divide 2022
Bikepacking Races / AL, United States

Florida Divide 2022 (1500mi /2,414km)

March 26 @ 9:00 am / $80

The Florida Divide is the the ultimate self-supported bikepacking event in the Southeast.

Fried Clay 200k (2022)
Bikepacking Races / GA, United States

Fried Clay 200k (2022) (124mi /200km)

March 26 @ 11:00 am / $30

The Fried Clay is a self-supported endurance gravel event that takes you through Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest...

April 2022

Grevet 2022
Bikepacking Races / Berlin and Dresden, Germany

Grevet 2022 (248.5mi /400km)

April 1 @ 8:00 am

Grevet is a gravel series with eight events around Berlin and Dresden, ranging from 150km to 400km in length...

2022 East Texas Showdown
Bikepacking Races / TX, United States

2022 East Texas Showdown (380mi /612km)

April 1 @ 8:00 am / $55

The East Texas Showdown is a self-supported race through Sam Houston National Forest and The Davy Crockett National Forest. First one back to the Bullet Grill House wins...

Skyway Epic 2022
Bikepacking Races / AL, United States

Skyway Epic 2022 (100mi /161km)

April 2 @ 7:00 am

The Skyway Epic is an endurance mountain bike race in the Talledega National Forest in Alabama, starting and finishing on the stellar Sylaward Trail at Lake Howard...

Tour de Los Padres 2022
Group Rides / CA, United States

Tour de Los Padres 2022 (275mi /443km)

April 7 @ 6:30 am / Free

Tour De Los Padres is a challenging bikepacking route that is about 275 miles that traverses through some of the most scenic areas of the Southern Los Padres National forest.

Adriatic Green Trail
Bikepacking Races / Le Marche, Italy

Adriatic Green Trail

April 8 @ 8:00 am

The Adriatic Green Trail: 3 days by bike to discover the most beautiful heart of the Le Marche Region of Italy...

The Wild Chicken 100 (2022)
Group Rides / GA, United States

The Wild Chicken 100 (2022) (100mi /161km)

April 9 @ 9:00 am / $30 – $50

The Wild Chicken 100 is an entire day of riding, good people, and great food along some fo the finest backroads in South Georgia...

Big Fat Bike Festival (2022)
Festivals and Demos / AK, United States

Big Fat Bike Festival (2022) (32mi /51km)

April 9 @ 10:00 am

Join Homer Cycling Club in Alaska for another fun-filled edition of the Big Fat Bike Festival!

Classics Story, The Northern Way (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Oost vlaanderen, Belgium

Classics Story, The Northern Way (2022) (745.6mi /1,200km)

April 11 @ 9:00 am / €200

The Classics Story is a 1,200km self-supported cycling adventure in Northern Belgium, following sections of the Northern Classic cycling routes...

Gravel Augusta 2022
Bikepacking Races / Catalonia, Spain

Gravel Augusta 2022 (279.6mi /450km)

April 15 @ 6:00 am / €99

Gravel Augusta is an unsupported gravel event connecting Barcelona and Valencia via singletrack, paths, and side roads...

Monaro Cloudride 1000 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Canberra, Australia

Monaro Cloudride 1000 (2022) (621.4mi /1,000km)

April 15 @ 8:00 am

1,000km of off road unsupported bikepacking, suitable for experienced multi-day riders only...

Dales Divide 2022
Bikepacking Races / Cumbria, United Kingdom

Dales Divide 2022 (372.8mi /600km)

April 15 @ 8:00 am / Free

A bikepacking track across the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors National Parks. Riders challenge themselves, to go as fast as they (safely!) can starting at 8:00am and returning back to Arnside...

Desertus Bikus 2022
Bikepacking Races / pays basque, France

Desertus Bikus 2022 (777mi /1,250km)

April 23 @ 12:00 am / €150

The inaugural Desertus Bikus event is a self-guided race across Spain, from the Bay of Biscay to the Costal Del Sol...

RockStar Challenge 2022
Bikepacking Races / VA, United States

RockStar Challenge 2022 (270mi /435km)

April 23 @ 7:00 am

The RockStar Challenge is a 270 mile mtb race from Rocktown (Harrisonburg) to the Star City (Roanoke)...

Brother in the wild
Group Rides / Bordeaux, France

Brother in the Wild – Bordeaux 2022 (105mi /169km)

April 23 @ 9:00 am / £70

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

Race Across Italy
Bikepacking Races / Teramo, Italy

Race Across Italy 2022 (1243mi /2,000km)

April 23 @ 9:00 am / €210 – €430

The Race Across Italy (RAI) is an unsupported bicycle race across Italy open to solo and pair riders, in single stage, where the clock never stops...

Italy Divide 2022
Bikepacking Races / Naples, Italy

Italy Divide 2022 (776mi /1,249km)

April 23 @ 8:00 pm / €215

The Italy Divide is an exciting 1,250km route crossing Pompei, Naples, Reggia di Caserta, Rome, Siena, Florence, Bologna, Mantova and Verona...

Freedom Circuit 2022
Bikepacking Races / Underberg, South Africa

Freedom Circuit 2022 (434.9mi /700km)

April 24 @ 9:00 am / R5000

The Freedom Circuit is a challenging self-supported bikepacking race following the Freedom Trail in South Africa...

A-Cross The 3 (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Liège, Belgium

A-Cross The 3 (2022) (310.6mi /500km)

April 27 @ 10:00 am

A-Cross the 3 is the little brother to the ACT5, a self supported mountain bike race that crosses through Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany!

2022 Allegheny Mountains Loop (AML)
Bikepacking Races / VA, United States

2022 Allegheny Mountains Loop (AML) (400mi /644km)

April 29 @ 6:00 am / Free

The Allegheny Mountains Loop (AML) follows the 400-mile route mapped by the Adventure Cycling Association, the grand depart occurs each April and is a chance to ride the loop as fast as you can!

the traka
Bikepacking Races / Catalunya, Spain

The Traka 2022 (223mi /359km)

April 30 @ 6:00 am

Choose from four different route options, ranging from 60km to 360km, exploring the endless gravel roads surrounding Girona, Spain...

Race Around the Netherlands (2022)
Bikepacking Races / KA, Netherlands

Race Around the Netherlands (2022) (1174.4mi /1,890km)

April 30 @ 7:00 am / €195

The Race Around the Netherlands is a self-supported bikepacking event following a route rich with history and scenic vistas.

May 2022

Iberica Traversa 2022
Bikepacking Races / , Spain

Iberica Traversa 2022 (1068mi /1,719km)

May 1 @ 7:00 am / €290

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

Ride Across Arizona 2022
Group Rides / AZ, United States

Ride Across Arizona 2022 (615mi /990km)

May 2 @ 6:00 am

Ride Across Arizona is a 615-mile self-supported bikepacking event following AZ Gravel Rides' Trans-Arizona Off Road Bike Route...

Rando Imperator 2022
Group Rides / Munich, Germany

Rando Imperator 2022 (372.8mi /600km)

May 7 @ 4:30 am / €65

From Munich to Ferrara, the Rando Imperator is the only Randonnée that crosses the Alps, from Germany to Italy passing through Austria


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Empire Lands 2022
Bikepacking Races / Teramo, Italy

Empire Lands – Gravel Bike Adventure (546.8mi /880km)

May 7 @ 9:00 am

From the organizers of the Race across Italy comes Empire Lands, a 880km self-supported gravel Race across Italy...

Pipeline Challenge (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Kalgoorlie, Australia

Pipeline Challenge (2022) (372.8mi /600km)

May 7 @ 12:30 pm

The Pipeline Challenge is a five day mountain biking adventure following Australia’s iconic Golden Pipeline from the red dirt of Kalgoorlie to the green hills of Perth...

Pinyons and Pines 2022
Bikepacking Races / AZ, United States

Pinyons and Pines 2022 (300mi /483km)

May 12 @ 6:00 am / Free

Pinyons and Pines is a 300-mile self-supported bikepacking race that explores some of the best riding in Arizona...

Vista 300 & Mountain 420 2018
Bikepacking Races / TN, United States

Three Rivers Way: Vista & Mountain (2022) (420mi /676km)

May 12 @ 6:30 am

Two route options, two different lengths. The Three Rivers Way Vista 300 & Mountain 420 should not be underestimated!

STEPPENWOLF 2022
Bikepacking Races / Berlin, Germany

STEPPENWOLF 2022 (434.9mi /700km)

May 12 @ 10:00 am

Steppenwolf is a 700km or 450km self-supported bikepacking challenge from Berlin to Usedom and back…

Willamt Nonstop 2022
Bikepacking Races / OR, United States

Willamt Nonstop 2022 (400mi /644km)

May 13 @ 6:00 am

Willamt Nonstop is a 400-ish mile self-supported bike race through the greater hill country of the Willamette Valley, Oregon...

Doom 2022
Bikepacking Races / AR, United States

Doom 2022 (375mi /604km)

May 13 @ 7:00 am

Doom is a beautifully evil bikepacking route in the south, consisting of soul-sucking climbs, rough roads, and a whopping 41,000 feet of elevation gain...

In Zir par la Rumagna in Gravel
Bikepacking Races / Rimini, Italy

In Zir par la Rumagna in Gravel (300mi /483km)

May 14 @ 4:00 am

In Zir par la Rumagna in Gravel is a beautiful and amazing gravel event in Romagna, Italy…

Thunderbolts Adventure 2022
Group Rides / NSW, Australia

Thunderbolts Adventure 2022 (142.9mi /230km)

May 14 @ 8:00 am

The Thunderbolts Adventure is a 230km ride in the remote wilderness region of the Barrington Tops in New South Wales...

Seven Serpents Gravel 2022
Bikepacking Races / Ljubljana, Slovenia

Seven Serpents Gravel 2022 (497mi /800km)

May 15 @ 8:00 am

Seven Serpents Gravel is an unsupported 800km bikepacking challenge from Ljubljana to Trieste through the Croatian islands following gravel and side roads...

Hydra Epic V
Bikepacking Races / Zarasai city, Lithuania

Hydra Epic V (994.1mi /1,600km)

May 19 @ 9:00 am / €160

The Hydra Epic traverses the Baltic States from South to North, following some of the largest rivers in the region while navigating a healthy dose of singletrack as well...

A Bike Race, Roughly The Size of Wales (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Wales, United Kingdom

A Bike Race, Roughly The Size of Wales (2022) (621.3mi /1,000km)

May 20 @ 8:00 am / £150

It's a bike race. Roughly 1,000km with no set route, 22 waypoints, and 5 checkpoints along one coastline.

400 Ultra (2022)
Bikepacking Races / Hradec Kralove Region, Czech Republic

400 Ultra (2022) (248.5mi /400km)

May 20 @ 12:00 pm

The 400 Ultra is a 400km self-supported race starting and finishing in the Hradec Kralove Region of Czech Republic...

Kromvojoj 2022
/ Tarragona, Spain

Kromvojoj 2022 (870mi /1,400km)

May 20 @ 7:00 pm

Kromvojoj is a self-supported ultra endurance race in the Catalonia region of Spain. 1,400km and three mandatory checkpoints along the way...

Trans Virginia 2022 (Spring Grand Depart)
Bikepacking Races / DC, United States

Trans Virginia 2022 (Spring Grand Depart) (550mi /885km)

May 21 @ 6:00 am / Free

The TransVirginia Bike Route is a 550-mile mostly-unpaved backcountry cycling route that traverses the state of Virginia from Washington, DC to Damascus, VA.

2022 TransEcuador Bikepacking Race
Bikepacking Races / Pichincha, Ecuador

2022 TransEcuador Bikepacking Race (389mi /626km)

May 21 @ 6:30 am

The TransEcuador Bikepacking Race is a fully self-supported event along some of the best dirt roads and trails in South America...

The Buckshot 2022
Bikepacking Races / BC, Canada

The Buckshot 2022 (260.9mi /420km)

May 21 @ 7:00 am / Free

For those bikepackers out there not yet up to the full 1000+ km and 11000+ m of elevation of the BC Epic, BC's ultimate bikepacking race, or those that simply do not have the time this season to commit to the Epic... comes the 'Buckshot'!

Bikepacking Show & Tell and Campfire Cruise
Group Rides / VT, United States

Bikepacking Show & Tell and Campfire Cruise

May 21 @ 11:00 am / Free

A night of community building, knowledge sharing, and bikepacking out of Williston, Vermont...

Cross-Washington (XWA) 2022
Group Rides / WA, United States

Cross-Washington (XWA) 2022 (700mi /1,127km)

May 22 @ 7:00 am / Free

The Cross-Washington Mountain Bike Route traverses East from the Pacific Ocean through rainforests and deserts by way of singletrack and gravel roads.

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