Other Locations

3 State Metric - Mineral Bluff, GA

63.2 mi, 5100 ft, max grade 11.6% at mile 44.3 , mountains.
At the intersection of Georgia, North Carolina and Tennessee. Ride starts and ends in Mineral Bluff, GA, just north of Blue Ridge.

Calhoun Gap Metric

63.5 mi, 3245 ft, max grade 13.2% at mile 23.6, mountains
An extremely scenic ride through the John's Mountain Wildlife Management Area in the area known as The Pocket. Calhoun Gap and Little Sand Mountain will challenge. This is a very remote area so make sure your bike is in good working order. Starts at the Armuchee Middle School, 471 Floyd Springs Rd in Armuchee, GA

Grandma's Shelter Island Century - Eastern Long Island, NY

103.8 mi, 3135 ft, max grade 7.7% at mile 11.5, flat
Long Island Sound, Peconic Bay, two ferry rides and slogging through the pine barrens. Make sure you come to a complete foot-down stop at the stop signs on Shelter Island or you will get a ticket. Get your ferry tickets in advance during the height of the tourist season. The wind on Long Island can make up for lack of hills.

Grandma's Training Ride - Eastern Long Island, NY

32.1 mi, 531ft, 3.8% max grade at mile 26.7, flat with a few gentle rollers. 
Ride from Ridge, eastbound on Rt. 25 and Grumman Blvd to Calverton, and then returning West via winding Mill St. and North St. North from Yaphank on Smith/Medford/Ridge Rd.

 

Little River Canyon, Alabama

 

Red Bud-Chatsworth Ride - Gordon County, GA

79.6 mi, 3263 ft, 5.7% max grade at mile 52.6, rolling. 
This ride is actually in Gordon County, north of the Sosbee Cycling Park and shares some of the same roads as the Beautiful Backroads Century. Wonderful views and rolling hills from the town of Red Bud to the base of Fort Mountain. Ride this!

Silk Sheets - South Fulton County, GA

The name of this ride refers to the silky smooth roads in south Fulton County. 25, 37 and 50 mile options