• The Rides

    The Rides

    The Six Gap Century's ultra challenging route takes you up and down six of the steepest climbs in the North Georgia Mountains. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104 mile course. The Three Gap Fifty’s alternative route offers half the gaps and half the distance, but is nevertheless a demanding and challenging course at 58 miles. Read More
  • King of the Mountain

    King of the Mountain

    The Six Gap Century is known for being the toughest ride and having the steepest climbs in the southeast. Many of you return year after year to test your abilities and to conquer the gaps. The KOM designation will be bestowed only on the most skilled cycling athletes who can successfully take on the ultra steep climbs. Read More
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Latest News

  • Walk-Up Registrations Still Available

    Online registration has closed, but don't worry - you can still ride Six Gap this year! Walk-up registrations are still available! Details below: Saturday, September 23rd at the Bike Expo (9am - 6pm) Sunday, September 24th at the Lumpkin County High School (Opens at 6am) The Bike Expo is located in Downtown Dahlonega at 13 South Park Street, Dahlonega, GA 30533. Lumpkin Read More
  • Hurricane Irma Update - We're Ready for Six Gap!

    Hurricane Irma came through Dahlonega early last week, but the roads are cleared, power has been restored, and we're ready to roll! Also, this weekend the weather forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a 0% chance of precipitation. Woohoo! Read More
  • IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: 2017 SIX GAP CRITERIUM

    Dahlonega’s Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty Bicycle Ride turns 29 this fall, with thousands of cyclists expected to test their skills and endurance during the last full weekend in September. The Six Gap Bike Expo, to be held on Saturday, September 23rd, will again be a featured event during Six Gap weekend; however, the timing of a planned Read More
  • Bike Light Law Reminder

    For safety reasons, if you plan to ride your bike to the High School from Lumpkin County Middle School or a hotel downtown while it's still dark (before 6:55 a.m.) and after the ride concludes (after 8 p.m.), you will need to have a light placed on the front and rear of your bike. If you do not have lights Read More
  • Six Gap Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available!

    SIX GAP SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES NOW AVAILABLE! SIX GAP SPONSORSHIP NOW OPEN The Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty is known for being the toughest ride and having the steepest climbs in the southeast. Thousands of cyclists return year after year to test their abilities and conquer the gaps. This is your opportunity to get in front of them! We Read More
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Conquer the North Georgia Mountains

Join us for one of the most challenging cycling events in the Southeast, the 29th Annual Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty!

During the last weekend of September, two days of two­wheeled action will take center stage in Dahlonega, Georgia for the Six Gap Century weekend. Thousands of cyclists will gather in the beautiful historic square of Dahlonega on Saturday, September 23 for the Six Gap Bike Expo and Criterium Race.

The following day, 2,500 cyclists are expected to make the annual uphill pilgrimage in three non­competitive rides for the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104­-mile Six Gap Century course, or try your hand at the 58-mile Three Gap Fifty course. Not quite up to the challenge? Join us for the 35-mile Valley Ride - a great introduction to the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty!