6th Annual Looking Glass Tour

April 27, 2019 – 50 & 100 Mile Routes


2015-LookingGlassJersey-FrontOn April 27th, 2019, we’re offering up the goods on some of Transylvania County’s finest roads in The Looking Glass Tour! These ultimate samplers showcase the diversity in the terrain found in the county. We’ll have chip-timed results and plenty of rider support with awesome rest stops and SAG Wagons! This is going to be THE road ride of the spring and you won’t want to miss this 5th annual event. Sign up now to ensure your spot in the 50 or 100 mile ride. This event is also open to the public and a food truck will be on-site for riders & spectators.

Ride Information


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 (Rain or Shine)

Time: Mandatory ride meeting at start line at 8:50 am. Ride starts at 9:00am.

Packet Pickup: Registration packet pickup begins event morning at 7am. I.D. Required

Amenities: Time clock, awesome rest stops with medical assistance available (if needed), SAG wagon, police assistance at 70% of the intersections for your safety, a well marked route, restrooms and so much more.

Required Gear: All riders must wear a secure helmet at all times during the ride.

Rest Stops: There are 2 rest stops on the 50 mile course and 4 rest stops on the 100 mile course.

Finish Party: A food truck will be on hand for riders and the general public. Each rider will receive a ticket for beverages. The Tasty Weasel (Oskar Blues Brewery) will be open to riders/spectators.

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T Shirts: 100% cotton pre-shrunk Tshirts are optional to all participants preregistered by midnight March 31st, 2019.

Directions:  Ride start/finish is in front of the Tasty Weasel tasting room at Oskar Blues Brewery in Brevard, NC.. It’s located at 342 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard, NC 28712

For 2019, all of Blue Ridge Adventures’ events help support the Bread of Life.


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Looking Glass Tour Schedule


Looking Glass Tour Results

2018 Looking Glass Tour Sponsors
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