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Umstead Gravel Grinder
October 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$50 – $70
Location: 8801 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27617, The race headquarters and start/finish will be located at Camp Lapihio in Umstead State Park. Follow the signs for Camp Lapihio Group Camp from the US 70 (Glenwood Avenue) Park entrance. The Camp Lapihio Group Camp is approximately 3 miles into the Park from the US 70 entrance. Camp Lapihio is a private facility within Umstead, please do not drive or bike into the campground before the day of the event. Other groups rent the facility out throughout the spring, summer and fall seasons and expect to have privacy when they stay there. Do not bike into Camp Lapihio until the date of UGG.
Date/Start: Saturday, the Glenwood entrance park gate will open up at 7:00 AM, we will start the race at 8:30 AM. Race ends at 6:30 PM (last racer must cross the finish line by 6:30 PM to qualify as a finish).
Format: Gravel road 16.7 mile laps, bring the bike you like but get done by 6:30 PM!
Distance: 50 miles (3 laps) or 100 miles (6 laps)
Race limit: Capped at 120 participants total. Registration is set up for 140 people assuming attrition.