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Gravel Revival

MOAB Bike Shop presents
All proceeds benefiting Ride For Reading

Gravel/Dirt Fondo Festival for all levels of cyclists with plenty of overnight camping available

2 Day Event Includes Saturday Dinner, Sunday Breakfast and Sunday Post Ride Meal, Craft Beer and other tasty refreshments, Overnight camping plus activities for the entire family. Fishing available on lake.

Campers please bring extra lawn chairs.

For 2 Day Entries only: RAFFLE TICKET for Shimano component package plus other items.

Sponsors involved: Moots, Salsa, and Specialized Bike Demos, Bearded Iris Brewery, GU Nutrition and Swiftwick Socks. Shimano and ENVE booths

SATURDAY: Camp setup. Test ride demo bikes and equipment. Organized afternoon fun rides exploring dirt roads. Post ride meal with refreshments. Ride details to come.

SUNDAY: Beginner Route – 15 miles brings you back to the campground with the option of an additional 15.

Sunday only: Scavenger Hunt for prizes. Details to come


Advanced Route: 40 mile loop brings you back to the campground (Rest/Food stop half way around mile 20) with an additional 25 miles that finishes on one of the best roads in Hickman County.


Timed segments still to come for the advanced routes. There will be 2 Segments on the 40 mile section and 2 segments on the 25 mile section. “Pursue the Crown”. Prizes for best times.

Spread the word, Gravel Revival is coming!

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Kettle Mettle Dirty Fondo


On Sep 21st, 2019 the Sixth Edition of Kettle Mettle Gravel Fondo (also playfully described as the Dirty Fundo) will showcase the historical nature of the Kettle Valley Trail and also showcase the amazing scenery of the Okanagan while also providing a safe and challenging ride.

Featuring 3 Distances for 2019.

-50km Medio Fondo
Start at Chute Lake and finish in Kelowna
Beginner to Intermediate level cyclist

-100km Full Fondo
Start in Penticton and finish in Kelowna
Intermediate to expert level cyclist

-135+km Full Fondo Plus
Start in Penticton and finish in Kelowna
With added extra section of gravel
Intermediate to expert level cyclist

Which distance is right for you and your ride friends?
There will be several aid stations as well as course first aid.

The main start is beside Lake Okanagan in Penticton and finish is in Kelowna at the East Kelowna Community Hall.

At the finish there’s an Awesome Post ride Celebration with a cold beer, hearty meal and you receive a Souvenir bottle of wine and t shirt! We have tons of schwag and draw prizes as well!

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by Riding Gravel 2014