Two days of “Epic Riding” await at the all-new Moab Fondo Fest!
Get ready for an extraordinary weekend of cycling like never before for an unforgettable journey through the stunning landscapes of Moab, Utah. Road and Gravel - or Both
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TransRockies have announced the all-new Moab Fondo Fest - where Two Days of Epic Riding Await!
Get ready for an extraordinary weekend of cycling like never before on Saturday, May 4th, and Sunday, May 5th, 2024, for an unforgettable journey through the stunning landscapes of Moab, Utah.
The TransRockies Moab Fondo Fest are bringing you two incredible events, and the choice is yours – the Gran Fondo on Saturday or the Gravel Fondo on Sunday. Or, for the ultimate challenge, tackle both events back-to-back!
The Gran Fondo
Prepare for a remarkable cycling experience as Gran Fondo Moab, one of Utah's premier Gran Fondo-style events, returns for another year!
This scenic journey will take you along the La Sal Mountain Loop Road, unveiling a breath-taking tapestry of canyon country landscapes. The 60-mile (100 km) route traces the graceful curves of the Colorado River, then ascends into the La Sal Mountains, passing through the picturesque Castle Valley.
The La Sals offer awe-inspiring vistas of towering 12,000+ foot peaks, overlooking the red rock valleys far below. As you complete this stunning loop, you'll return to Moab via the enchanting Spanish Valley Drive crossing the finish line at Old City Park.
Gran Fondo Moab welcomes cyclists of all levels, featuring a mass start with overall and professionally timed results. With its mix of challenging climbs, rolling hills, flat stretches, and captivating scenery, this event promises a cycling experience that will linger in your memory for years to come.
Photo: Gran Fondo Moab, one of Utah's Premier Gran Fondo’s
The Gravel Fondo
Embark on a thrilling journey at the inaugural TransRockies Gravel Fondo Moab on Sunday, May 5th, 2024!
Take on a challenging 60-mile ride through the captivating ruggedness of Gemini Bridges Road, where every pedal stroke unveils the enchanting red rock formations and expansive vistas. Cruise past iconic landmarks, including the Gooney Bird rock, and ascend the Gemini Bridges climb to Highway 313, treating yourself to panoramic views of the majestic Canyonlands.
As you venture along Dubinky Well Road, the true gravel adventure begins, rewarding you with mesmerizing desert views at every turn. The Moab gravel terrain offers the perfect challenge for both novice and seasoned riders alike, guiding you along the base of Mill Canyon before completing the loop back to Bar M.
Whether you're exploring the desert gravel for the first time or seeking the next challenge in your cycling journey, the Gravel Fondo Moab guarantees to etch unforgettable memories. Join us in the heart of Moab for a 60-mile ride filled with breath-taking landscapes, iconic landmarks, and the camaraderie of fellow gravel enthusiasts. Don't miss your chance to be part of this extraordinary adventure!
Make it a Long Weekend!
Choose Your Journey: Whether you're seeking the endurance test of a Gran Fondo or the thrill of a Gravel Fondo, or both, this event caters to riders of all levels. The breath-taking landscapes of Moab will serve as your backdrop on this unforgettable cycling adventure.
Saturday May 4, 2024 - Gran Fondo Moab (pavement) - approx. 60 miles
Sunday May 5, 2024 - Gravel Fondo Moab (gravel) - approx. 60 miles
Gran Fondo - The top five men and woman will be timed to the high point of the ride at the Warner Lake to from the Warner Lake Road turnoff.
Gravel Fondo - The top five men and woman will be timed to the KOM/QOM at the high point of the ride at the top of Gemini Bridges Road and HWY 313.
The whole ride is not a race, so riders of all fitness levels can take part in the ride by choosing between the Gran Fondo Moab (pavement), the Gravel Fondo Moab, or for the adventurous type, BOTH! Regardless which event you choose, everyone will still receive an official ride time recorded by Zone 4 timing chips.
Registration includes an Event T-Shirt (if registered before March 30th, 2024), Fully stocked aid stations w/food, water & electrolyte, SAG Wagon & Mechanical support, Accurate timing with overall & age category results and Catered lunch at the finish line.
Register NOW to secure a Place!
Limited Spots! Only 500 riders per event, first 100 spots sold out!
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Early Bird pricing (for Spots 101 to 200) is in effect, with prices being $119.00 for a Single Event and $219.00 for Both Events.
Don't miss out, act fast for this unforgettable cycling journey through Moab's stunning landscapes.
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