Haute Route Eastern Sierra Ambassador Climbing Camp​

This is the best Haute Route preparation you can get.
The Eastern Sierra of California is home to some of the best climbing in the US with great temps and incredible uncrowded roads! Please join us for a weekend of great climbing, beautiful sun, friends and a sense of what the Haute Route is all about!

With only 40 spots available for this amazing cycling camp it is sure to fill up, don't wait, book your spot now.  

​SAG support provided by Serious Cycling

EVENT INFORMATION:

Dates: Thursday, May 28, 2020 – Sunday, May 31, 2020

Base Location: Bishop, CA

Price: $100
 per person -- Includes Daily SAG Support, Aid Stations, and Saturday night complimentary dinner at Whiskey Creek including full buffet and wine/beer.

Lodging: The event has partnered with the Best Western Bishop Lodge. The Best Western is offering the special rate of $152.99 per night for a double queen room. The offer is valid for checking-in on Thursday, May 28 and out on Sunday, May 31.Pets are allowed and there is a pet fee of $30 per day, per pet. Please mention "Haute Route Camp" when booking your reservation. Call 760.873.3543 to book!

​If you are looking for something different, Bishop, CA offers tons of lodging options including RV, Camping, Hotels and more! Click here for more info.

Distances: 25-65 miles of riding a day with over 5000ft of climbing daily. Each ride offers a shorter option and feel free to do one, two, or three rides!

RIDE/EVENT SCHEDULE:

Thursday, May 28
5pm – 7pm: Check-In @ Aerohead Cyles in Bishop, CA with Complimentary Beer from Mountain Rambler Brewery.

Friday, May 29
9am – 9:45am: Rider Check-In @ Millpond Park, Bishop, CA
9:45am: Rider Briefing
10am: Ride Starts
    Saturday, May 30
    9am – 9:45am: Rider Check-In @ Mendenhall Park, Big Pine, CA
    9:45am: Rider Briefing
    10am: Ride Starts
      6pm: Rider Party with Complimentary Dinner @ Whiskey Creek

      ​Sunday, May 31
      9am – 9:45am: Rider Check-In @ TBD Location
      9:45am: Rider Briefing
      10am: Ride Starts
      • Onion Valley Climb 5,219K of Gain and 25.7 Miles (Likely 35 Miles)
      • Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31133374
      • Note: We likely will start this five miles up 395 to get some “flat” warmup riding in before the climb.

      CLIMBING CAMP RULES: 

      • Participants are riding at own risk at all times
      • Wear a helmet at all times
      • Front and rear lights strongly recommended
      • Obey all traffic laws
      • Come properly prepared for all weather conditions
      • Arrive in plenty of time of the ride start time to listen to the course route and get your bike ready
      • Follow the route leaders instructions on course at all times
      • Communicate any change in plans en route to the route leaders
      • Register for the event and provide necessary contact info in case we need to communicate with you about ride cancellation or route change