The Big Bear Cycling Festival presented by the Big Bear Cycling Association.
The ONLY week-long cycling festival in the United States – July 28 through August 5, 2018!


Saturday, July 28th • Sunday, July 29

Crafts & Cranks is a one-of-a-kind event for mountain bikers, craft brew aficionados, and outdoor enthusiasts at Snow Summit, the mountain biking Mecca of Southern California.

Saturday, August 4th

Tour de Big Bear offers 107, 70, 50 and 25 mile routes, plus  our LEGENDARY aid stations!

If you’re really looking for a grueling challenge and want a pro peloton experience, check out the HC Gran Fondo! 125 miles and 12,000′ of climbing.  Only the strongest will survive.

Sunday, August 5th

Wrap up a fun-filled week of cycling with the Spandex Stampede Gravel ride!  Wind your way through the scenic forest via fire roads on the south side of Big Bear Lake.

The Big Bear Cycling Festival
July 28 – August 5, 2018 in Big Bear Lake, California – the Cycling Capital of Southern California!

The Big Bear Cycling Festival is a week-long fun-filled event with rides and cycling-related activities for the entire family. This year’s event features the Crafts and Cranks mountain bike race and brewfest at Snow Summit, the Tour de Big Bear road ride, the Spandex Stampede gravel grinder race plus altitude acclimation rides, kids events, a cycling expo and much more! From the road to the dirt, there’s a ride for everyone here in Big Bear Lake, California!

Big Bear Lake is nestled high in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California and is home to the AMGEN Tour of California, the Redlands Bicycle Classic, Tour de Big Bear, NORBA Nationals and the nation’s first lift served ski area for mountain biking, Snow Summit. Big Bear Lake is quickly becoming the cycling mecca of the western United States.

Escape the heat this summer and Ride with Us!

Big Bear Cycling Festival Week

News & Updates

Tour de Big Bear Registration is Now Open!
March 20, 2018
Register Now for the Lowest Price! Registration for the 2018 #TourdeBigBear and #TourdeBigBearHC Gran Fondo is now open at TourdeBigBear.com. Register now to take advantage early registra...
Win an Entry to Haute Route San Francisco!
Win an Entry to Haute Route San Francisco!
March 9, 2018
GET A FREE ENTRY INTO THE 3-DAY INAUGURAL EDITION OF HAUTE ROUTE SAN FRANCISCO! We are excited to offer one lucky winner a FREE ENTRY, valued at $945, to the inaugural edition of the Haut...
Big Bear Cycling Festival Includes Spandex Stampede Gravel Ride
Big Bear Cycling Festival Includes Spandex Stampede Gravel Ride
March 9, 2018
Big Bear SPNDX Stampede Gravel Ride - Sunday, August, 5, 2018 The Big Bear Cycling Festival now includes the SPNDX Stampede Gravel ride to be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018. New to the...