Saturday, August 3, 2019
A fundraiser to benefit
Highland County Recreation Commission sponsored programs and facilities.
Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge participants enjoy some of the most beautiful rural countryside east of the Mississippi River. Grueling ascents, thrilling descents, rolling valley roads, and breathtaking views from high atop the Allegheny mountains guarantee a challenge for all cycling skill levels. Water and food stops are located every 15-20 miles. SAG support is provided, and a post-ride meal is included.
Choose your challenge from one of the following (distances are approximate):
Blue Grass Valley Ride — 27 miles of rolling valley hills
Two-State Short Ride — 53 miles and 4 mountains to climb
Two-State Long Ride — Follow the century route for about 54 miles. Then, add the Blue Grass Valley ride for a total of 67 miles with 4 mountains to climb
Century — 2 states, 3 counties, 9 mountains, over 100 miles and 13,720 feet of climb!!
Looking for Friday Night Food? Get your energy tank filled at the Highland Historical Society’s Annual Spaghetti Dinner at the Monterey Firehouse from 5 – 8 pm. Free will donations will benefit the Highland Historical Society and the Highland County Museum.