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Mountain/Gravel/Fat Bike Races

We have three terrific race series in Michigan every year. Come out and enjoy the competition!

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Mountain/Gravel/Fat Bike Races

Date Event Name Location Description Phone

Apr 13, 2024

Dirty Thirty Gravel Grinder

Saranac, MI

6, 16, 30, 50, or 130 mile courses

616-821-3948

Apr 20, 2024

Barry-Roubaix

Hastings, Michigan

18, 32, 62, 100 mile options

616-863-3291

Apr 20, 2024

Rust Shaker XC

MMCC campus in Harrison, MI

10 mile beginner lap, 13 sport and 26 miles for pro/expert. A combination of fast flowing trails w/tighter technical trails and a couple sections of hilly two tracks. Challenging and fun for all racers. A portion of the proceeds benefit MMCC student scholarships.

989-386-6651

Apr 27, 2024

-Yankee Springs Time Trial

Yankee Springs Recreation Area, Hastings, MI

11 or 22 miles, 1-2 laps

Apr 27, 2024

Waterloo G&G Gravel Road Race

Grass Lake, MI

32, 64 mile courses

(734) 531-8747

May 4, 2024

Mud, Sweat and Beers - Fat Tire Fest

Mt. Holiday Ski and Recreational Area, Traverse City, MI

Stout - 25 miles Pale Ale - 10 miles Ginger Ale - 2 miles Root Beer - 1/4 mile

231-409-0061

May 4, 2024

The KRanza

Center Lake Bible Camp located at 15204 20 Mile Road, Tustin, Mi

85-mile or 170-mile

May 4, 2024

Hart Hills Gravel Road Race

Hart, MI

25, 55 mile courses

231-750-1267

May 5, 2024

Fort Custer Stampede

Augusta, MI

(269) 352-6063

May 18, 2024

Arcadia Grit & Gravel

Arcadia, MI

27 mile course

231-651-0957

May 18, 2024

Mohican 100

Loudonville, OH

100mi & 100k

419-989-0239

May 18, 2024

DINO Series - Winona Lake Trail

Winona Lake, IN

(317) 336-7553

May 25, 2024

Ride the Keweenaw Enduro

Copper Harbor Trail System, Manganese Rd, Copper Harbor, MI 49918

two-stage Sport and three-stage Expert classes

May 25, 2024

Maybury XC

Northville, MI

3 laps, 2 laps, 1 laps

Jun 2, 2024

DINO Series - Brown County State Park

Nashville, IN

(317) 336-7553

Jun 8, 2024

The Cow Pie Classic

Ionia, MI

34, 66 mile courses

Jun 15, 2024

Dirty Donut Race

Martin High School, 1556 Chalmers Street, Martin, MI 49070

Donut eating and non donut eating races in the following distances. 22, 41, and 61 miles.

Jun 15, 2024

Lumberjack 100

Manistee, Mi

100mi

Jun 22, 2024

Sweat Shaker XC

MMCC campus in Harrison, MI

9 mile beginner lap, 18 sport and 27 miles for pro/expert. A combination of fast flowing trails w/tighter technical trails and a couple sections of hilly two tracks. Challenging and fun for all racers.

989-386-6651

Jun 22, 2024

Coast to Coast Gravel Grinder

Lake Huron to Lake Michigan

Start on Lake Huron's Au Gres, ride 210 miles to Lake Michigan at Ludington. Support crew required. 100 Mile loop option at Ludington.

616-460-9331

Jun 22, 2024

Marquette Trail Fest

Marquette, MI

Full Weekend of Events!

(906)235-6861

Jun 23, 2024

DINO Series - Potato Creek State Park

South Bend, IN

(317) 336-7553

Jul 6, 2024

DINO MTB Race-Muscatatuck Park

North Vernon, IN

DH and ST

(317) 336-7553

Jul 6, 2024

DINO Series - Muscatatuck County Park

North Vernon, IN

(317) 336-7553

Jul 13, 2024

8 Hours of Ithaca

Ithaca Jailhouse trailhead, Ithaca, MI

Endurance race, 5.6 miles per loop and doing as many loops as possible in 8 hours.

989-400-8656

Jul 13, 2024

Miner's Revenge Mountain Bike Race

Adventure Copper Mine, Greenland, MI

Race through the Adventure Mine (lights required!) and around the site on the surface, 6mi loop. Website says race is 3 days.

906-883-3371

Jul 13, 2024

Cedar Blitz

Cedar Springs, MI

18, 36, or 50 miles

Jul 20, 2024

The Crusher

Marquette, MI

Ultra-endurance 225, 100, or 40mi self supported race

Jul 21, 2024

The Lawless

15122 Monkey Run St, Jones, MI 49061

60 miles, 24 miles, 10 miles, 6 miles

(574) 323-1110

Jul 27, 2024

Tree Farm Relay

Lakeshore Park, Novi, MI

10 mi/lap. A unique 4-person team relay race, presented by the MCMBA and Team Tree Farm. Rain or shine, it'll be your favorite event of the summer.

248-421-5588

Jul 28, 2024

The Divide

Manton, MI

Gravel road race of 19, 34, and 50 mile races

Aug 3, 2024

De Ronde van Grampian

Upland Hills Farm, 481 Lake George Rd, Oxford, MI 48370

12-mile, 25-mile and 50-mile courses

Aug 4, 2024

DINO Series - Griffin Bike Park

Terre Haute, IN

(317) 336-7553

Aug 10, 2024

The Watermoo

Dexter, MI

111 mile course

Aug 10, 2024

Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic

Negaunee to Marquette, MI

48 or 28mi course

1-888-578-6489

Aug 17, 2024

Fast Fitty

Charlotte, MI

19, 36, or 54 miles

269-568-5037

Aug 17, 2024

Downcountry Youth Enduro 2024

Chelsea, MI

Aug 18, 2024

DINO Series - Southwestway Park

Indianapolis, IN

(317) 336-7553

Aug 24, 2024

Downcountry Enduro

Chelsea, MI

Aug 24, 2024

MiSCA Merrell Trail MTB Race Elementary (students only!)

MERRELL TRAIL | ROCKFORD, MI

2486713029

Aug 25, 2024

MiSCA Merrell Trail MTB Race Jr&Sr High (students only!)

MERRELL TRAIL | ROCKFORD, MI

2486713029

Aug 31, 2024

Copper HarborTrails Fest XC Race

Copper Harbor, MI

Sep 1, 2024

Copper HarborTrails Fest Enduro

Copper Harbor, MI

Sep 7, 2024

MiSCA Addison Oaks MTB XC Race Elementary(Students only))

Addison Oaks County Park

248-671-3029

Sep 7, 2024

Lord of the Springs

Camp Manitou-Lin, Middleville, MI

Mix of Yankee Springs singletrack and Barry County gravel roads. Part of the MI Gravel Race Series. 24, 37 mile courses

616.460.9331

Sep 8, 2024

Uncle John's Dirty Gravel Ride

Uncle John's Cider mill, 8614 North US Hwy 127, St Johns, MI 48879

26 and 56 miles

Sep 8, 2024

MiSCA Addison Oaks MTB XC Race Jr&Sr High(Students only))

Addison Oaks County Park

248-671-3029

Sep 14, 2024

MiSCA Owasippe Scout Reservation XC Race Elementary (stidents only)

9900 RUSSELL ROAD, TWIN LAKE, MICHIGAN 49457

248-671-3029

Sep 14, 2024

Chequamegon 40

Hayward, WI

40mi

Sep 15, 2024

MiSCA Owasippe Scout Reservation XC Race Jr & Sr High (stidents only)

9900 RUSSELL ROAD, TWIN LAKE, MICHIGAN 49457

248-671-3029

Sep 15, 2024

Island Lake Challange Mountain Bike Race

Island Lake State Park Brighton MI

This is one of the few remaining mountain bike races in Southeast Michigan. The race is held on a closed course and has smooth well marked trails. 6 miles- 24 miles

248-891-8119

Sep 21, 2024

MiSCA Maybury Park XC Race Elementary (students only)

Northvikke, MI

248-671-3029

Sep 21, 2024

Marji Gesick 100

Ishpeming, MI

100-miles of the most rugged singletrack you'll find anywhere in the country. Prepare to be challenged by 11,000 feet of vertical gain. Completely self-sufficiency necessary, GPS Recommended!

(906) 748-0034

Sep 22, 2024

MiSCA Maybury Park XC Race Jr & Sr High (students only)

Northville, MI

248-671-3029

Sep 28, 2024

Moran 166

Moran, MI

166, 66, or 36 miles

Oct 5, 2024

Custers Last Stand Against Human Trafficking TT

Augusta, MI US 49012

A mountain bike time trial race to raise awareness and funds towards the fight against human trafficking

269-568-5037

Oct 5, 2024

MiSCA Stony Creek XC Race Elementary (students only)

4300 Main Park Dr, Shelby Township, MI 48316

248-671-3029

Oct 5, 2024

Marquette Fall Enduro

Marquette, MI

(906)235-6861

Oct 5, 2024

Rode to Hell

Grass Lake, MI

gravel bike event consisting of four distances: 100 Mile, 71 Mile, 41 Mile and 24 Mile.

Oct 6, 2024

MiSCA Stony Creek XC Race Jr & Sr High (students only)

4300 Main Park Dr, Shelby Township, MI 48316

248-671-3029

Oct 12, 2024

Maple River Gravel Chiller

Maple Rapids, MI

Beautiful, rarely traveled dirt roads are waiting for the 4th annual Maple River Gravel Chiller. 10m, 25m, 47m

Oct 12, 2024

MiSCA Heritage Park MTB XC Race Elementary (Students only)

Adrian MI

248-671-3029

Oct 13, 2024

MiSCA Heritage Park MTB XC Race Jr&Sr High (Students only)

Adrian MI

248-671-3029

Oct 19, 2024

Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic

Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa, Thompsonville, MI

12-24-36 miles, Fall colors, terrific course, great venue, and Founders beer. One of the biggest races in the state. Great prep for the Iceman!

231-651-0957

Oct 26, 2024

The Lowell Classic

Lowell, MI

A classic old world style gravel road race, 70% unpaved roads, choose from either the 100 50 or 28 mile race.

Nov 2, 2024

Iceman Cometh Challenge

Kalkaska to Traverse City, MI

Point to point race approx 30 miles

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