Mountain bikers can go mild or wild at the annual Grizzly 100 & Big Bear MTB Gran Fondo Sept. 28 in Big Bear Lake. The annual mountain bike ride and race covers some of the best single track trails in Southern California.
The mild version of the Gran Fondo includes 20K, 30K or 50K rides. The wild versions feature 75K or Grizzly 100, part of the National Ultra Endurance Race Series. The race draws some of the top mountain bikers from around the world.
Go to www.bbvrace.com for complete event details and a link to registration. The website also include rider and safety information.
The headquarters for the Grizzly MTB 100 and Gran Fondo is Christmas Tree Corner in the Village area of Big Bear Lake. The location also features an expo and beer garden.
Christmas Tree Corner is at the intersection of Pine Knot Avenue and Village Drive in Big Bear Lake. Snow Summit is at 880 Summit Blvd., Big Bear Lake.