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Dirty Alta

July 18, 2020 @ 6:00 am 9:00 pm

This is not your typical gravel ride.
It is big all day adventure mostly on gravel.
Might be some single track or rougher terrain, but nothing a CX bike can’t handle.

Another epic 200km of gravel goodness.

Preliminary route (sorry southern Albertans!):
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29700830

It’s the Cardinal Divide route with the second highest gravel pass in Alberta. If you are feeling really masochistic there is an out and back to a fire lookout! Very little civilization on this one, but it’s almost 100% gravel roads.

Canmore Nordic Centre

1988 Olympic Way
Canmore, Alberta Canada
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Distance

127 miles
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Gran Fondo Gravel Grinder Ride

June 27, 2020 @ 7:45 am 4:30 pm

We will start the event at the Badlands Community centre which is about 300m east of the world’s largest dinosaur. The 92 km route around the Badlands is designed to include some serious climbs, windy roads through coulees and gullies and a section of a “fair weather road” that is rolling and pretty spectacular. There are some cruising sections to give your legs a break from the deep gravel and muddy roads. This is a gran fondo so there will be aid stations every 25 km, with mechanical, medical and sag wagon support, but this is one challenging ride. Only those who can comfortably road ride 140 km should consider riding this event. As this ride is weather-dependent, please come prepared to ride the road event in case of cancellation.

Mabel Events

Badlands Community centre

80 Veterans Way
Drumheller, Alberta AB T0J 0Y4 Canada
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Distance

92K
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6th Annual RCC Gravel FUNdo

June 29 @ 9:00 am 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars. Saturday, June 29th. The FUNdo is back! An epic gravel event that grows every year in popularity. Currently working on a new course for 2019. Complete details to come.

TBA

Highway 20

Highway 20
Craven, Saskatchewan Canada
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Distance

TBA
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Battle Lake Gravel Grinder

May 19 @ 8:30 am 5:00 pm

Sunday May 19

830am: arrive at Yeoford hall

9am: start gravel ride with options for a 150km or 75km distances. There are kitchen facilities at Yeoford hall so feel free to bring after ride food and refreshments (to share). Bring all your own water and if you have a large 20L camping jug please bring water to share with others.

Optional : Saturday May 18

1pm: 120km loop starting and finishing at Yeoford hall.

9-10pm: arrive back at Yeoford hall and setup camp, gather around the fire

Free

Yeoford hall

Range Road 31
Winfield, Alberta Canada
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Distance

75K or 150K Loops
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