Cycle the Sierra

  • 23 Jun 2012
  • 27 Jun 2012
  • Nevada City

CYCLE THE SIERRA is an annual cycling event that takes place in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of Northern California. This fully supported, five-day journey takes riders on a 300-mile loop through breathtaking country, beneath granite peaks, through evergreen forests and to alpine hot springs. We’ll ride through iconic locations like Lake Tahoe and the area where gold was discovered starting the California Gold Rush, over the 4th highest bridge in the US, and through numerous unique and historical communities along the way.

Each day cyclists will travel roughly 60 miles. At night, we’ll camp together under the stars. Camps will feature delicious food, live music, a beer and wine garden, massage therapists, bike mechanics and other cyclists letting loose on vacation from all over the United States.

This is the first year for this event, and we just learned about it.  Go to www.cyclethesierra.com for more information and registration.  If you choose to ride in it, let me know, and you can be our ride leader so that mileage would count.

Dan Anglim

 

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