Follow our wagon train up north to Flagstaff for the fifth annual Landis Cyclery Barn Burner 104! Come and get out of the heat, ride through the beautiful Coconino and Kaibab National Forest and camp on private land. Bring the whole family, we have something for everyone!
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Date: June 1, 2013
Qualifications: Entrants under 18 years must deliver a signed Parental Release & Waiver to race. Entrants under 18 are not eligible to qualify for the Leadville Trail 100.
Mandatory: Photo ID required at check-in.
Registration: Online registration will remain open until 7 a.m. MST on May 28, 2013 or until the event reaches capacity. Race day registration will not be available.
Endurance mountain bike racing at its Western best. We're saying no to dust in 2013 and will be making a significant investment in the enjoyment and safety of all participating in the event. We'll be rolling in more than a handful of water trucks to spray down the entire course, venue and the roads into the venue in the event we encounter another dry and dusty June 2013.
This is a 104-mile endurance mountain bike event. The course is a 26-mile loop on Forest Service roads. The course is not technically challenging, and is considered a "roadie" mountain bike course . . . meaning it is beginner friendly(ish) and fast for those with more experience. There are a few sketchy spots to keep you honest and climbs to make your lungs hurt a bit. All in all you are riding at altitude, in cooler weather, with cool people and camping out — what more can you ask for?
Start Elevation: 7674.0 ft
Max Elevation: 8110.0 ft
Elevation Gain (per loop): 1581 ft
Elevation Gain (total): 6324 ft
There will be a pre-ride on Sunday, May 19, and Sunday, May 26. Please plan to arrive by 9 a.m. so you are ready to roll at 9:30 a.m.
We're looking forward to another fun event in 2013. Join us Friday evening for live, acoustic music during packet pickup. The quarter-mile looped pump track will also be open so your kids can practice for Saturday. Saturday morning, while parents are out riding, kids can participate in planned events including pump track races by age, frisbee and bean bag toss games and other activities. The awards ceremony will take place Saturday afternoon and campers will be treated to a campfire and s'mores*, beverages provided by Four Peaks Brewing Company — first 2 are free, $2 per thereafter and 100% of proceeds benefit local trails — and a family-friendly movie beginning at dusk.
Thursday, May 30
4 p.m. Site is open for camping
4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Early packet pickup at Absolute Bikes in Flagstaff
Friday, May 31
2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Registration and packet pickup at race site
Saturday, June 1
5:30 a.m. – 6:30 a.m. Last minute registration and packet pickup at race site
7 a.m. Start time. Riders will start Lemans style, running to your trusty steed and heading out on a wild west adventure! All riders will check in at the barn at the completion of each loop to change riders or simply check in before continuing onward.
4 p.m. All riders must clear the course
Sunday, June 2
2 p.m. Camp site must be clear
*Pending fire restrictions.
Awards Ceremony will take place at 6 p.m., approximately 30 minutes after final completion of the race.
Awards will be 3 deep in each division. Age groups are male/female in 10 year increments (20-29, 30-39, etc.).
All riders will receive a custom head badge/bottle opener and participant T-shirt.
For riders racing to secure a spot in the Leadville Trail 100 MTB, please see the Qualification System Rules.
Large Buckle Cutoff: 9 hours
Small Buckle: 11 hours
2-person & 4-person teams:
Large Buckle Cutoff: 8 hours
Small Buckle: 10 hours
Camping is available at C&C Ranch. To camp or park on race day, cars will be charged $10, RVs $20, plus 2 non-perishable food items per person. A portion of camping fees will be donated to the Mountain Bike Association of Arizona and the Flagstaff Biking Organization. Food donations will benefit St. Mary's Food Bank in Flagstaff.
Motel 6 Flagstaff West-Woodlands Village #1000 is the closest hotel to C&C Ranch. In past years we were able to arrange a group discount rate for Barn Burner guests. Check back here for updates as race day approaches.
Motel 6 Flagstaff West-Woodlands Village #1000
2745 S Woodlands Village
I-40 at I-17/US 180
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Phone: (928) 779-3757
There will be trash and recycling containers at all full aid stations and the start/finish line. Please discard any trash in an appropriate container or within 100 yards of the aid station. Intentional littering on the course will be grounds for disqualification. The course – on trails both public and private – travels past many historic sites and through areas of exceptional beauty. Help us keep them pristine.
We will be recycling all plastic and aluminum during these races, and all our events. We’ll take care of this at the aid stations. At the start/finish, please ensure you place trash or recyclable materials in the appropriate containers, which will be well marked.
Take I-17N to I-40W to Bellemont Truck stop (exit 185). Turn right off interstate. Turn left on to access road at truck stop. Travel on access road +/- 1 mile. Immediately after cattle guard turn right onto gravel road 171. Travel +/- 10 miles north on 171. Turn left on 793.
Take Hwy 180 past Snow Bowl. Turn left on FS road 245 (there is a wood sign on the right as you are headed west telling you about the road) This is a dirt road with many pot holes so drive safely. Follow this until you junction with 171 in a "T" intersection. Take a Right on 171, travel till 793 and take a right on 793.