Optional camping at the start/finish line


The Schedule

Friday August 23, 2019

6:00 p.m.

Meet up in Manhattan if you are taking our optional transport from NYC.


Camping available for tents, trailers, and RVs at the start/finish line. (Full RV hook ups optional).  

Kayaking, canoeing, rafting, and tubing

Help desk, tech support, and registration open at the start/finish line 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

No other ride services offered this day.


Saturday August 24, 2019

3:30 a.m.

Meet up in Manhattan if you are taking our optional transport from NYC.


6:00 a.m.

Start line services open -- day-of registration, last-minute packet pick up, friendly words of encouragement...

Free light breakfast and coffee

Line up in corrals when you're ready

While you are waiting... 14 boring speeches from sponsors, quite a few stupid words of advice from people who never actually ride bikes, a fly-over by The Blue Angels, Sigfried and Roy....


7:30 a.m.

First waive of riders begins for the 55 mile, 70 mile, 100 mile, and 125 mile routes

We will release the cyclists in waves to avoid overcrowding on the roads.


9:30 a.m.

30-Mile riders depart


10:00 a.m.

First riders might be back at the start/finish line


11:00 a.m.

Post ride meal begins.  The meal is free for all registered riders; available for purchase for non-riders.

Free post ride massage begins

Post ride drinking begins


6:00 p.m.

All road support ends -- all riders should be at the finish line.


7:00 p.m.

All finish line services end

Unofficial post-ride party and bonfire at the start/finish line campground.


8:00 p.m.

Optional farm-to-table dinner -- details soon.


Sunday August 25, 2019

Camping available for tents, trailers, and RVs at the start/finish line. (Full RV hook ups optional).  

Kayaking, canoeing, rafting, and tubing

No ride services offered this day.