Presented by Dancing Bear Lodge and Appalachian Bistro, Peaceful Side Social, Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center

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The 9th annual 2023 Bike Bash Returns with the best event yet on Saturday September 16th, 2023! Riders will be capped at 225 so please register early! We will have three rides of 25, 38, and 55 miles with full support. Our famous post ride gourmet lunch returns with a fabulous spread! Packet pick up starts on Friday evening 9/15/23 at SMOC from 5:30-6:30 Pm and resumes on Saturday morning of Race Day (9/16/22) at 7:30 Am. All rides promptly take off at 8:45 Am this year. Once again, we will ride through the curves with a full police escort! Post ride gourmet lunch starts at 10:30 Am and ends at 1:30 pm. Please plan your ride accordingly.

Online Registration Deadline: Thursday, Sep 14, 2023 at 5:00 PM ET

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Event Riders
Category Distance Fee
Sold Out 28 Mile Route $75 28 miles $75
    This is a new route for 2022. Ride through the curves with police escort, Turn at Snoring Bear, ride up Cold Mtn Rd, return via Dry Valley. One Rest stop.
Sold Out 39 Mile Route $75 39 miles $75
    Ride the curves to Snoring Bear, turn into Walland @ Cold Springs Rd to Bethlehem Church back OW to Lover's Lane and Cameron to the Lodge. Love this Ride!
Sold Out 55 Mile Route $75 55.4 miles $75
    No Goose Gap this year! Turn around instead here and return via Bethlehem UMC to OWH and Dry Valley

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Dancing Bear Bicycle Shirt

Cool NEW design for 2023!