Utah Road Bike Tours and Century Rides

2019 Utah Road Bike Touring and Gran Fondos Event Calendar

March 9-12, 2019Moab Skinny Tire Festival, Moab, UT, Road cycling tour in iconic Moab, Utah. The four routes of the Festival highlight Moab's different riding opportunities. Two days follow the mighty Colorado River corridor, both up-stream and downstream. The other two days leave the valley and climb the beautiful canyon roads into red rock country visiting Dead Horse Point State Park and Arches National Park. Live music, beverages, great food await you at the post-ride party on Saturday. All routes have SAG vehicle support, Aid Stations, and 5 Star Event Communication volunteers. A portion of your registration is given as a donation benefitting cancer research and survivorship programs. Cycling Teams and individual groups use the event to inspire their fundraising for large and small foundations making a difference in cancer treatments and survivorship beyond. Ask how your beneficiary can be included., Beth Logan, 435-260-8889, 435-260-2334, [email protected], skinnytireevents.com

March 16, 2019Zion National Park Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Hurricane, UT, 62 or 125 miles. Self Supported loop ride from Hurricane up through Zion National Park and then a big loop around the south end of St. George. A brevet is a timed ultra distance event., Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

April 6, 2019Spring Tour de St. George , St. George, UT, Did you enjoy the Fall Tour? Come see the rest of southern Utah on your bike as we take you on the other half of our two-part tour of the southern Utah scenery. Fully supported Gran Fondo., Joey Dye, 435-674-3185, [email protected], Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, [email protected], ridesouthernutah.com

April 13, 2019Salt Lake City Marathon Bike Tour, Salt Lake City, UT, Ride the closed 26.2 mile marathon course through the most iconic sites of Salt Lake! All abilities welcome! Start at 6:00am, just north of the Legacy Bridge on the University of Utah Campus., Steve Bingham, 720-608-1783, [email protected], Jennifer Nelson, 801-455-9623, [email protected], saltlakecitymarathon.com

April 13, 2019Tailwind Tailwind Century, BCC SuperSeries, Salt Lake City, UT, Start: Lehi Front Runner Station. Ride to Ogden Frontrunner and take the train back. Free event, self-supported., BCC , [email protected], Tom Coffey, 801-737-3241, [email protected], bccutah.org

April 20, 2019Willard Bay 100, BCC SuperSeries, Centerville, UT, FreeSelf-supported. Plenty of store stops. No Entry Fee. Start Centerville JHS to Willard Bay Truck Stop. Shorter leg options of 30 and 75 miles cover Layton and Syracuse., BCC , [email protected], bccutah.org

April 20, 2019Willard Bay & Beyond Brevet, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Centerville, UT, 62 or 125 miles. Self-supported ride from Centerville, through Hooper, Willard Bay and Brigham City with a turnaround at Corinne. A brevet is a timed ultra distance event. Sponsored by Bonneville Cycling Club and the Salt Lake Randonneurs., Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], SaltLakeRandos.org

April 27, 2019Legacy Parkway SuperSeries , BCC SuperSeries, North Salt Lake , UT, Free self-supported event. Start: Foxboro Park NSL, flattest 100 ever 4 trips up and back on the Legacy Parkway bike path. Food at Farmington Station.Shorter leg options of 30 and 60 miles for one or two trips up and back., BCC , [email protected], Greg Allen, 801-450-1861, [email protected], bccutah.org

May 4, 2019Springville to Nephi 100, BCC SuperSeries, Springville, UT, Start Springville Cracker Barrel Frontage Road to Nephi and back thru orchards, flat to rolling. Self Supported with shorter 30, 60, and 75 mile options. Store stops enroute. Self supported. Free event., BCC , [email protected], bccutah.org

May 4, 2019Tour de Brewtah, Utah Bike Month, Salt Lake City, UT, A tour of the city highlighting Salt Lake's great bicycle infrastructure, engaged community, and craft beers., Becky Van Horsen, 801-484-4128, [email protected], tourdebrewtah.com

May 4, 2019FrontRunner Metric Century Ride, Salt Lake City, UT, Point to point metric century (62.5 miles) bicycle ride from Salt Lake City's Intermodal Hub to Ogden. Return to Salt Lake City via the UTA FrontRunner train service. Your bicycle will be transported via private truck to SLC. Registration opens Christmas Day!, Matt Storms, 801-448-6061, [email protected], frontrunnercentury.com

May 4, 2019Gran Fondo Moab, Moab, UT, Mass start timed road cycling event on the beautiful La Sal Loop road, 60 miles with 5500 feet of climbing. Not a sanctioned race, but you will get a time, awards, and placing., Scott Newton, 800-635-1792, 970-275-1633, [email protected], granfondomoab.com

May 11, 2019Northern Utah Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Brigham City, UT, Self-supported one-way ride from either Provo or Centerville (depending on the wind that day), taking the Frontrunner to start or to the finish.A brevet is a timed ultra distance event., Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

May 11, 2019Golden Spoke, Utah Bike Month, Wasatch Front, UT, This second annual cycling event features 100 miles of interconnected trail systems across the Wasatch Region from Provo to Ogden, Utah. This year's theme also highlights the theme of the Spike 150 celebration of the completion of transcontinental railroad. Rides of various lengths with 100 mile, 75 mile, 50 mile, 25 mile, 10 mile and 1.5 mile segments will feature connections with local communities around various historic and contemporary railroad themes. Some stretches of trail in Utah, Davis and Weber County, will also include rails to trails cycling paths. The rides are geared for fun and community engagement rather than competition, and are planned to accommodate riders of all ages and abilities., Heidi Goedhart, 801-783-8426, [email protected], goldenspokeutah.org

May 11, 2019Tailwind Part Deux, BCC SuperSeries, Salt Lake City, UT, Start: Lehi Front Runner Station. Ride to Ogden Frontrunner and take the train back. Free event, self-supported., BCC , [email protected], Tom Coffey, 801-737-3241, [email protected], bccutah.org

May 12, 2019Amazing Earthfest Road Ride to Grand Canyon, Kanab, UT, Sylvan 50-mile Road Rideto Grand Canyon National Park thru the North Kaibab National Forest. Meet at 78 South 100 East, Kanab, 7:00 AM., Rich Csenge, 435-644-3735, [email protected], amazingearthfest.org

May 12, 2019Cyclofemme Ride, Utah Bike Month, Provo, UT, Women's only ride. Join us for the 6th Annual CycloFemme ride. We are teaming up with the Provo Bicycle Collective and Provo City to make this ride a great. This will be a casual ride for all ages. The ride will start at the Provo Bike Collective, 397 E 200 N, Provo, UT 84606, 6-7 pm, Heather Skabelund, 971-404-1557, [email protected], Jennifer Messenger, [email protected], cyclofemme.com, bikeprovo.org

May 18, 2019USEA Ride for Education, Kaysville, UT, A comfortable metric century ride through scenic countryside through Weber and Davis County. Enjoy a mixture of plains and hills throughout Northern Utah. Fully supported, lunch provided with all paid registration. Proceeds go to support Utah public education students via a scholarship fund., Jeremiah Sniffin, 801-269-9320, 385-347-2717, [email protected], useautah.org, usearideforeducation.weebly.com

May 18, 2019Ride for the Angels, Copperton, UT, 10th Annual. Start: 8:30am; 8655 West 10390 South Copperton Park; Routes: 25, 50 miles and Metric Century 62.5 miles; $50.00 includes swag bag and ride shirt. With each registration you will be entered to win a new bike. Drawing to be held Saturday at 8:00 am, right before the start of the event. Rest stops and road support, Great cause! Post Ride Picnic too!, Dennis Carrigan, 801-201-5164, [email protected], angelshands.org

May 25, 2019Wasatch Front Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, North Salt Lake City, UT, Self-supported ride up Emigration Canyon, along the Wasatch Front and out to Antelope Island. 100, 200 km (65 to 125 mile) options. A brevet? ?(bruh vay)? is a timed ultra distance event, Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

June 1, 2019Little Red Riding Hood, Lewiston, UT, Women only century ride, 27, 36, 50, 70 and 100 mile distances in Cache Valley, fundraiser for Women's Cancer Research at the Huntman Cancer Institute. Reg. will be available early January. This event sells out quickly., Penny Perkins, [email protected], Curt Griffin, [email protected], bccutah.org/lrrh

June 1, 2019Ride the Gap Century, Parowan, UT, Enjoy cooler weather in the high country of beautiful Southern Utah. Fun and fast with a mileage option for every rider. Nothing like a small town with big fun! Enjoy open roads and very little traffic., Joey Dye, 435-674-3185, [email protected], Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, [email protected], Ryan Gurr, [email protected], ridesouthernutah.com

June 1, 2019Gran Fondo Salt Lake, Salt Lake City, UT, A timed bicycle tour of the Salt Lake Valley. Fully supported aid stations, professional on-course support, and a finish line meal await. Optional KOM/QOM challenge ride for the climbers out there, 100 Miles, 63 Miles or 30 Miles. Join hundreds of cyclists and raise funds for charity., Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, [email protected], GranFondoSaltLake.com

June 8-9, 2019Utah Bicycle Touring Society's Overnight Bike Tour, Salt Lake City, UT, 13th annual overnighter. This event is for new and experienced bicycle travelers. We will bicycle in a self-sufficient manner to Rock Cliff Recreation Area to camp overnight, and then return Sunday, Lou Melini, 801-487-6318, [email protected], Cheryl Soshnik, 435-649-9008, [email protected],

June 8, 2019Double Loop Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Nephi, UT, Choose from 200 km (125mile) or 400 km (250mile) distances that travel into south through Koosharem, Junction and Richfield. A brevet is a timed ultra distance, self-supported event., Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

June 15, 2019Huntsman 140, Delta, UT, A road cycling, non-competitive ride that raises funds for cancer research at Huntsman Cancer Institute. Participate in the 140-Mile Founder's Ride from Delta, Utah (with a new relay option) or 30, 55, 75, and 140-mile out-and-back from Salt Lake City, Utah, Jen Murano-Tucker, 801-584-5815, [email protected], Porter Sproul, 801-584-5882, [email protected], huntsman140.com

June 22-23, 2019Bike MS: Harmons Best Dam Bike Ride, Bike MS, Logan, UT, Join thousands of cyclists from around the region and celebrate 33 years of Bike MS: the premier fundraising cycling series in the nation raising funds for a world free of MS. The Bike MS experience offers route options ranging from 45 to 150 miles over two days and is friendly to all abilities with rest stops every 8-12 miles. Camping, meals, and entertainment based out of Cache Valley Fairgrounds (400 S 500 W) in Logan., Melissa Matthews, 801-424-0112, [email protected], Geoff Linville, 801-424-0112, [email protected], bikemsutah.org

June 22, 2019Castle Country Century, Scofield, UT, Enjoy scenic riding from Scofield reservoir up and over the Manti La-Sal mountains, down through Huntington Canyon and out into the high desert plateaus before finishing in Price, UT. Scenic, challenging and an overall good time. Over 5,300' of climbing and 7,200' of descending. Century and Metric Century available., Mark Jesperson, 435-637-2453, [email protected], Ed Malmgren, 435-637-2453, [email protected], castlecountrycycling.com, carbonrec.com

June 28-29, 2019Raspberry Ramble Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Logan, UT, Self-supported 188, 250 or 375-mile ride in Cache Valley and southern Idaho.This is a timed brevet co-sponsored by the national organization, Randonnneurs USA., Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

July 12, 2019Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride, Antelope Island, UT, 26th Annual, 10pm. Open to participants of all ages and starts at the Antelope Island's White Rock Bay. The half way point is the historic Fielding Garr Ranch where refreshments are served. The entire route is 24 miles on an asphalt road., Neka Roundy, 801-451-3286, 801-451-3282, [email protected], daviscountyutah.gov, antelopebymoonlight.com

July 13, 2019Cache Gran Fondo, UCI Gran Fondo World Series, USA AND Gran Fondo National Series, Logan, UT, 8th annual, Beginning in 2019, the Cache Gran Fondo has been chosen as an UCI World Championship Qualifier, and riders of all abilities invited. 38, 50, 70 and 112-mile courses follow a fun, mostly-flat scenic route through Northern and Cache Valley, UT with a challenging hill in each. The finish is a festival on a closed-off city-block in downtown Logan including race prizes, (UCI winners jersey and medal), recreational rider prizes, finisher medals, and unique jerseys at cost. 25% of UCI racers in 16 age categories qualify for UCI World Championships., Troy Oldham, 435-764-2979, [email protected], , cachegranfondo.com

July 20, 2019Pedal Away Parkinson's, Kaysville, UT, The 13th Annual 10 mile family fun ride begins at 8 am at Gailey Park in Kaysville. All proceeds benefit the Utah Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association., Rebecca Starks, 801-585-2354, [email protected], pedalawayparkinsons.com

July 20, 2019Desperado Duel, Panguitch, UT, Come and experience the flattest and best 100 mile course and 50 mile option, we have also added a grueling 150 mile option for those training for the big 209 in September. Enjoy the scenery and virtually no traffic. Desperado Duel is one of the best Gran Fondos in Utah., Joey Dye, 435-674-3185, [email protected], Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, [email protected], ridesouthernutah.com

July 20, 2019Iron Lung Ride, Salt Lake City, UT, 32, 80, or 120 mile options out and back starting at This Is The Place Heritage Park and turning around near Snowbasin Resort (3 person relay available on the 120). Challenging climbing, with plenty of rollers and flats to recover. Utah Triple Crank qualifier., Michelle Lyman, 801-941-5526, [email protected], ironlungride.com

July 24, 2019South Sevier Ram Ride, Monroe, UT, 15 miles, 38 miles, and a metric Century. Start time is 7:00 a.m. Start & Finish location is Monroe Fire Station, Heather Newby, 435-201-0138, [email protected], facebook.com/ssramride

July 26-27, 2019Saints to Sinners Bike Relay, Salt Lake City, UT, Fundraiser relay road race from Salt Lake to Las Vegas. Over 500 miles with elevations from 1500 to 10500 feet. Race in teams through the night, fundraiser event for ALS/Lou Gehrig's Disease., Steven Tew, 801-822-4870, [email protected], Chad Neusmeyer, 801-856-7018, [email protected], SaintstoSinners.com

July 28, 2019Fiesta Days 50 – Blue Haven Half Century, Spanish Fork, UT, Provides support for fallen police officers families. For the third year, in conjunction with Spanish Fork Fiesta Days, Blue Haven has organized a 50 mile bike ride and a 10 mile family fun ride with proceeds going to the Spanish Fork Police Department and to the Blue Haven Foundation. The 50 mile timed event will be routed from the South parking lot of Spanish Fork High School around West Mountain and back., Blue Haven Foundation , 801-380-7400, [email protected], raceentry.com/race-reviews/fiesta-days-50blue-haven-half-century

August 3, 2019CF Cycle For Life, Coalville/Morgan, UT, Fully supported, beautiful ride with five route options – 20,40, 60, 80 and 100 miles. All funds raised go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation., Laura Hadley, 801-532-2335, 801-558-8310, [email protected], Patti Balli, 801-532-2335, [email protected], fightcf.cff.org

August 3, 2019Punisher Ride, CANCELLED, Powder Mountain, UT, 116 Miles and 11,000 feet of climbing. Starts in Eden and finishes at Powder Mountain. Yep, it's gonna hurt., Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, [email protected], extramileracing.com

August 10, 2019Ride for the Kids, Syracuse, UT, 100% of monies raised go to the MAKE-A-WISH UTAH FOUNDATION. Ride to Antelope Island. Ride options: 25/50/100 miles, depending on skill level of the rider. Ride times available at www.rcwilley.com/ride Ride begins at Syracuse RC Willey, 1693 W. 2700 S. Syracuse, UT. Breakfast, lunch and drinks will be provided. Tons of prizes given away in raffle., Devin Kingsbury, 801-663-3267, [email protected] , Brent Jones, 801-774-2801, 801-645-0247, [email protected], rcwilley.com/dp/Ride-for-the-Kids-2019

August 10, 2019Metro Salt Lake Brevet Series, Salt Lake Randonneurs Brevet Series, Salt Lake City, UT, Self-supported ride up Emigration Canyon, along the Wasatch Front and out to Antelope Island. 100, 200 km (65 to 125 mile) options. A brevet? ?(bruh vay)? is a timed ultra distance event, Richard Stum, 435-462-2266, [email protected], saltlakerandos.org

August 17, 2019The Ultimate Challenge Presented by University of Utah Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT, A Gran Fondo hosted by the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Riders will follow the Tour of Utah's Queen Stage route before the pros start, with the same climbs and high altitude finish. This ride has earned the title of America's Toughest One Day Cycling Adventure and for this year will feature timing on the final climb up Little Cottonwood Canyon, Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah , 801-325-7000, [email protected], tourofutah.com

August 17, 2019Wildflower Pedalfest, Morgan, UT, A non-competitive, women onlyroad bikerace. All ages and levels welcome. The 65 mile course option has a timed hill climb with prizes., Nick Bowsher, 801-610-9422, [email protected], wildfloweroutdoor.com

August 17, 2019To the Moon and Back Century Ride, Tabiona, UT, Come and enjoy the High Uintas. There are four ride options: 150 miles, Century, 75, 50, and 25 mile. All 4 rides will cover the back roads of Duchesne County that has very minimal traffic. Free overnight camping is available. The ride will be based out of Tabiona, Utah. Elevations from 6,522 to 8,150. This ride is fully supported by providing lunch and dinner. All proceeds will go to the Rapha House & Operation Underground Railroad, non-profit organizations that help rescue children from trafficking and sexual exploitation., Karen Redden, 435-828-0467, [email protected], tothemoonandback-events.com

August 23-25, 2019Haute Route Utah, Cedar City, UT, Three-day social/competitive event (2 road stages, 1 hill-climb) featuring timed-segment racing, pro-level mechanical and nutritional support, post-stage massages, rider briefings and great food., Gretchen Brett, 719-287-8489, [email protected], Micah Rice, [email protected], hauteroute.org

August 24, 2019Cache Valley Century Tour, Richmond, UT, 35, 60, or 100 mile options. Proceeds benefit Common Ground, a Logan, Utah non-profit. Funds support their adaptive cycling program. Richmond to Preston, Idaho and back through scenic terrain. Great last century before LoToJa!, Bob Jardine, 435-713-0288, 435-757-2889, [email protected], Sammie Macfarlane, 435-713-0288, [email protected], CJ Sherlock, 435-713-0288, 435-757-2889, [email protected], CacheValleyCentury.com

August 24, 2019Summit Challenge, Park City, UT, Riders of all ages and abilities will hit the pavement for a 100, 80, 50 or 16-mile road ride event in support of the National Ability Center's mission. All three fully-supported routes of this event follow paved roads in and around the beautiful Park City mountainside. This exciting event promises to serve up a challenge for a wide range of cycling levels and abilities. And don't forget all Summit Challenge riders who have a disability can register and ride for free! The 100 ride goes through the prestigious Wolf Creek Ranch property which is usually closed off to road bikers. Enjoy a ride length of your choice and end up back at the National Ability Center for food, drinks and music., Tommy Youngblood, 435-649-3991, 435-200-0990, [email protected], Whitney Thompson, 435-649-3991, [email protected], summitchallenge100.org, discovernac.org

August 24, 2019Sevier Valley Rooster Ride, Richfield, UT, Sevier County in conjunction with Sevier County Trail Days is presenting a 33, 55, or 100 mile bike ride thru scenic Central Utah. Event will be chipped, with fully stocked rest stops, great swag and lunch. Metal and Tee Shirt provided. 33 mile option has a 800 ft gain, 1,163 ft gain for the 55 mile option, and 4,061 ft for the 100 mile option., Chad McWilliams, 435-893-0457, 435-421-2743, [email protected], traildaysutah.com/sv-rooster-ride/

September 8-14, 2019Tour of Southern Utah, St. George, UT, 7-day tour including Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef and More. 60-100 miles per day. Opportunities to work part/ride part., Deborah Bowling, 818-889-2453, [email protected], planetultra.com

September 14, 2019Wonder Woman Ride, Payson, UT, Join us for the 10th annual fully supported all women's bike ride, choose between the 15, 30, 70 or 100 mile options. Remember that every woman is a wonder woman!, Mahogani Thurston, 801-318-1420, [email protected], Carolina Herrin, [email protected], wonderwomanride.com

September 14, 20199.90:Road.Pedal, Scofield, UT, Mark Jesperson, 435-637-2453, [email protected], Ed Malmgren, 435-637-2453, [email protected], castlecountrycycling.com, carbonrec.com

September 20-21, 2019Bike the Bear Century, Garden City, UT, 100 and 50 miles. Begins at Raspberry Square in Garden City, UT. Ride around the scenic Bear Lake loop on the Utah/Idaho border!, Nelson Palmer, 435-760-6901, 801-479-5460?, [email protected], Tom Jensen, 801-475-7488, [email protected], trappertrails.org/bike

September 20-21, 2019Salt to Saint Relay, Salt Lake City, UT, 420 mile relay race from Salt Lake City to St. George following Hwy 89. Broken into 24 legs. Ride Solo, or as 4 or 8 person relay teams. Men, Women, and Mixed categories., Clay Christensen, 801-234-0399, [email protected], salttosaint.com

September 21-22, 2019Moab Century Tour, Moab, UT, The Moab Century Tour sends riders across Moab's unique topography of mountain passes, canyons, and the mighty Colorado River. From gaining elevation into the La Sal Mountains (including “The Big Nasty!”), to carving down red rock canyons, and finishing along the Colorado River, this event has landscape worth training for! Live music, beverages, great food await you at the post-ride party. Join us in September when temperatures cool down, the fall foliage comes alive, and cyclists from across the country unite in red rock country to experience awe-inspiring landscapes. An annual fundraiser to benefit cancer survivorship programs, your registration includes a donation to Moab Healthcare Foundation. Groups use the event to inspire fundraising for large and small foundations. Ask how your beneficiary can participate., Beth Logan, 435-260-8889, 435-260-2334, [email protected], skinnytireevents.com

September 21, 2019Goldilocks Utah, Goldilocks Bike Ride, Provo, UT, Goldilocks is a women only bike ride, with a gorgeous route starting at Utah State Park and beautiful fall weather! With 100, 80, 60, 40, and 20 mile route options, Goldilocks has a route that is 'just right' for everyone!, Randy Gibb, 801-222-9577, [email protected], goldilocksride.com/gsl

September 21, 2019Wheels of Justice, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Sandy, UT, The ride will ascend each of Salt Lake City's five riding canyons, for a total of 116.3 miles and 14,272 feet – one of the most challenging one-day bike rides in Utah! Raises money to prevent childhood trauma and abuse, Greg Hoole, 801-272-7556, [email protected], aintnomountainhighenough.org

October 19, 2019SoJo Marathon Bike Tour, tentative date, SoJo Race Series, South Jordan, UT, SoJo isn't just for runners! Our non-competitive Bike Tour offers a beautiful ride that begins in Daybreak and continues along the Oquirrh Mountains before winding through Herriman and South Jordan, Janell Payne, 801-253-5203, ext 1411, [email protected], SoJoMarathon.com

October 26, 2019Fall Tour de St. George, St. George, UT, Tour around southern Utah and see some of the most scenic views as you climb to Veyo and go through Gunlock State Park as well as all the beautiful colors throughout this 35, 75, or 100 mile ride. This event is one of our best Gran Fondos in southern Utah., Joey Dye, 435-674-3185, [email protected], Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, [email protected], Ryan Gurr, [email protected], ridesouthernutah.com

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