Early BirdApr 23
May 24
Century$  70.00$  80.00
$  90.00
Metric Challenge$  60.00$  70.00$  80.00
Milder Metric$  60.00$  70.00$  80.00
Half Metric Ride$  50.00$  60.00$  70.00

   Includes 1 BBQ ticket per rider

      Additional BBQ tickets $ 15.00


    Raise pledges for Bright Futures for Youth using the        Online Registration pledge page

         $ 300.00 - RIDE FREE



The Century Ride begins at 6:30 am, the Metric rides at 7:30 am the half-Metric at 8:30.  

Road Bike  rides start at Gate 1 of the Fairgrounds .

BBQ and beverages served from 12:30 pm through 4:30 pm at Ponderosa Hall by Gate 2 of the Fairgrounds.

The Rotary Club of Grass Valley invites you to participate in our eighth annual Gold Country Challenge. The event includes a half metric, 55 and 75 mile metric ride and a 100 mile Century tour of the beautiful Gold Country region of Northern California.  


The rides are fully supported by friendly volunteers, fantastic rest stops, support vehicles, and well-marked routes.​  Heads-up signage and road marshals at critical intersections.

After your ride, you can relax, visit with other riders and enjoy a hearty dinner and entertainment.

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Nevada County Fair Grounds


Gate 1

Grass Valley, CA

registration fees

you're invited!

event schedule and times

​       Saturday June 3rd