event schedule

Thank you for a successful 2019!
We'll see you Sept. 5th 2020!!!
Be ready to immerse yourself in outdoor lifestyle and mountain biking culture! Historic downtown Nevada City will transform into a bike festival.  Vendors consist of bicycle companies, bicycle components, local breweries, personal training, bicycle repair, bicycle travel, bicycle camping and outdoor lifestyle. Plan on an outdoor movie on S. Pine Street, kids’ area, and an after party. All proceeds support the BONC Trails Fund and Gateway Bike Park.
Complete rundown of all the offerings:
@ broad and pine st

will post as soon as vendors and film are confirmed!!!

@ York St

Kids Fun

Fun and projects for the littles!

5pm to 7pm


Rides & Races
Rotary Gold Country Century Challenge & gravel grinder

Join us for the seventh annual gold country Challenge.  A ride through the historic gold mining country of western Nevada County.​

And we added the 21st Annual Charity Gravel Ride Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters.

California Dirt MTB Series / YBONC Fundraiser
Back for 2020 is the California DIRT MTB Series, one of YBONC Foundation’s fundraisers to support programs for Nevada County school bike clubs. We were selected by USA Cycling to host the 2019 California MTB XC State Championship as a series and we hope to do so again. 
Mammoth Bar Enduro
This course will use trails in the Auburn SRA and Mammoth Bar OHV. Racers will enjoy a variety of singletrack, flow course, steep, rocky & technical ranging from Blue to Double Black Diamond.
Registration opens Feb 16th at 12pm PST


Nevada city classic bicycle race

2020 marks the 60th anniversary of the Nevada City Cycling Classic, the second oldest continuously running bicycle race in the country.

The course is back to the original design by event founder Charlie Allert in 1961, this was done for the race in 2018.



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