Tour de Big Bear 2024

880 Summit Blvd.
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Cycling > Half Century, Metric Century

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Event Description

Join us on Saturday, August 3, 2024 for the Tour de Big Bear, Southern California’s favorite ride! The Tour de Big Bear features legendary aid stations, beautiful mountain scenery and spectacular summer weather. With Family Fun Ride, 25, 50, 70, 100 mile road courses, The Dirty Bear a 50 mile gravel ride and the The Dirty Cub 25 mile gravel ride.  There’s a route for every cycling enthusiast!

  • A Family Fun Ride for all ages on the quiet backstreets of Big Bear
  • Major intersections traffic controlled
  • High Quality "Technical Performance Shirt" ($20.00 Value)
  • King/Queen of the Mountain race up Onyx Summit for prizes (70, 100 mile courses only)
  • Legendary and fully staffed Aid Stations
  • Custom designed finishers medal
  • Directional signage
  • First Aid, Repair Mechanics, SAG Repair Vehicles, Course Marshalls and emergency radio personnel at all Aid Stations and on the courses
  • Timed event for training purposes
  • Beer Garden
  • LIVE Entertainment
  • FREE Bike Valet while enjoying the two day Big Bear Cycling Expo
  • Giveaways
  • Big Bear Cycling Festival featuring a Glow Ride and a Poker Ride 
  • Returning to 2024 The Dirty Bear Gravel Ride with 50 miles of Gravel Fun!!!

SIGN UP NOW!  This event has SOLD OUT early the last 13 years and will again this year - don't miss it!

Event details and schedule

Thursday, August 1st

Tour de Big Bear Check-In and Late Registration
Time: 3 pm to 6 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Friday, August 2nd

Tour de Big Bear Check-In and Late Registration
Time: 12 pm to 9 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Big Bear Cycling Expo and Beer Garden
Time: 12 pm to 9 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Poker Ride
The Tour de Big Bear Poker Ride will begin at Snow Summit and go around the lake. Multiple stops to pick up cards to make the best poker hand as an easy warm up ride for Tour de Big Bear.
Time:  4 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Tour de Big Bear Glow Ride - Night Road Ride with Lights

Time: 8 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Saturday, August 3rd

Tour de Big Bear Late Check-In and Late Registration
Time: 6 am to 9 am | Location: Snow Summit

Tour de Big Bear Start Times (start times are approximate depending on rider sign-ups)

  • Family Ride 11:00 am  
  • 25 Mile 10:00 am
  • 50 Mile 9:00 am
  • Dirty Cub Gravel Ride 8:30 am
  • 70 Mile 8:00 am
  • Dirty Bear Gravel Ride 7:30 am
  • 100 Mile 7:00 am


Big Bear Cycling Expo

Time: 9 am to 5 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Beer Garden
Time: 11 am to 5 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Giveaway and Awards
Time: 1 pm to 2 pm | Location: Snow Summit

Sunday, August 4th

Recovery ride
Easy recovery ride on open roads around one or both lakes.
Time: 9 am | Location: Meet at Copper Q in the Village for light breakfast at 8:30 am. Ride at 9:00 am

Mountain Bikers:  The Big Bear Cycling Association holds weekly club mountain bike rides.  Check out our ride schedule and #RIDEWITHUS!


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