Wilmington Mountain Bike Festival

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Wilmington MTB Festival

The Wilmington MTB Festival is 3-day celebration with on-site camping, live music, local food & beer, group rides for all abilities, shuttles, a kids MTB race, and
25+ miles of beautiful Adirondack-style single track riding.  The event is a major fundraiser for the Barkeater Trails Alliance (BETA) and proceeds support the trails!

Festival Schedule

Friday, Sept 2
3pm to 8pm - Afternoon check-in for registered participants & campsite set-up.
5pm to 8pm - Hardy Hour Group Ride - get the locals' tour of Wilmington's most popular trails
8pm to 10pm - Post-Hardy Hour BBQ provided by Placid Planet Bicycles 

Saturday, Sept 3
7am to 12pm - Morning check-in for registered participants
8am to 4pm - Group rides, shuttles & clinics (Wilmington and Lake Placid)
6pm to 9pm - Live DJ sets by David Sommerstein, host of North Country Public Radio’s The Beat Authority! Beer & food vendors to be announced.
9pm to 12pm - Famous "Dangertown" bonfire and celebration of bikes, brews & BETA.

Sunday, Sept 4
9am to 12pm - Morning group rides in Wilmington
8am to 12pm - Hardy Kids MTB Race
1pm to 4pm - Poor Man's Downhill (PMD) shuttles
5pm to 8pm - Volunteer Appreciation Dinner by Cadence Lodge (event crew only)


The festival village is located at the Wilmington Recreation Park, located just off Springfield Rd near the center of town.  Once you arrive in Wilmington, look for "Bike Fest" signage which will be located at all intersections to direct you toward the festival village.

Click here for Google Map directions or search for "Wilmington Recreation Park" on your smart phone map app or GPS device.  


Don't wait, register here.

Visit the official festival website for more information.