Ride with the Pros in a challenging Gran Fondo in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina - Oct 27th



October 27 2018
Bakersfield, California, USA

Calling all climbers to the 32nd annual Spooktacular!

The Hideous 100 ride includes a trip up Breckenridge Mountain, which includes over 7,000 feet of climb in in just 26 miles.  The entire ride is a loop of 109 miles, including over 11,000 feet of climbing.   Not for the easily frightened!

We have more moderate levels of climbing in our other 100 and 90-mile ride options, and a metric century with just under 3,000 feet of climb.  Our family-oriented 40 and 20 mile rides take you along the bike path wiich follows the Kern River.

October is one of the best cycling-weather months in Bakersfield.   Come Ride With Us! 


Routes: 20, 40, 62, 92, 102,109 miles
Difficulty of Greatest Route: E - Extreme terrain with frequent steep hills and long sustained climb
Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Start Times / Itinerary

Suggested start time for the Hideous 100, Horrible 100, and Nightmare 90 is 6AM.

Suggested start time for the Morbid Metric is 7AM.

Suggested start times for the Frighful 40 and Trembling 20 is 8AM.

BBQ after the rides, from noon to 5pm.



Hideous 100: $75

Horrible 100: $70

Nightmare 90: $65

Morbid Metric: $60

Frighful 40: $50

Trembling 20: $40 (also $20 for under-18, with an adult purchase)


What's Included?

SAG support, rest stops, goody bag, patch for those completing the Hideous 100, post-ride BBQ.

Packet Pickups

Friday Oct. 26, 5-8pm, at Rusty's Pizza, 1410 Wible Road, Bakersfield

or Saturday Oct. 27, 6-9am at the ride location, Kern River County Park, at Rudal Road near Lake Ming.

Free Parking
Registration/Entry On the Day
Pre-Packet Pickups
Support for Participants
Route Card
SAG Wagon
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
Event Size
Less Than 500 Riders
Start Address: Kern River County Park, Rudal Road, Bakersfield, CA, 93306
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Oct 27 2018 - EVENT: Spooktacular!