September 4, 2021
Willcox Flyer Bike Ride
Phone: (520) 444-8284
Venue: Historic Railroad Ave Park
Time: Starting: 7:00 AM
The 9th Annual Willcox Flyer Bike Ride will take place on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The ride will begin at 7:00am in Historic Railroad Ave Park in Willcox, Arizona. Riders may choose between a 33 or 66 mile, out-and-back course. All riders leave town on Highway 186 and make their way up a gradual climb until they reach the 33 mile turn around point on top of the iconic Dos Cabezas Mountains. (It doesnt have to be fun to be fun!)
If continuing, riders enjoy a scenic route with rolling hills and wide open rangeland until they reach the entrance to Chiricahua National Monument. Its a beautiful time of year in Willcox. Temperatures are on average 10 degrees cooler than Tucson! This year we will be again offer a special distance for kids, families and those who are just getting started. We are offering an 8-mile fun ride that will be led by Olympian Mike Allen of Willcox!
The 33-mile course will gain 1,129 feet of elevation while the 66-mile gains 1,965 feet. There will be three aid stations along the route stocked with water and snacks. There will also be a sag wagon available.