• 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
  • The Criterium

    Hundreds of competitive adult and youth cyclists are expected to compete in 10 races on Saturday, September 23 for the 7th Annual Six Gap Criterium. The Six Gap Criterium provides a one-kilometer, closed circuit for bicycle racers in the heart of downtown Dahlonega. Read More
  • 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

  • Enter the Six Gap T-Shirt Design Contest

    The 2017 T‐Shirt Design Contest is a special feature of our Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty Bike Ride. The winning design will be featured on the 2017 Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty Bike Ride shirts given out to riders and volunteers. One first-place winner will receive $100 cash. Entries must be received on or before 11:59 pm Read More
  • Six Gap Registration Now Open!

    SIX GAP REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! SIX GAP CENTURY 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. Elevations for the six gaps in this ride range from 2,949 feet to 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!