A challenge awaits!

If you like a challenge, this is the course for you. This USATF certified course covers 11 miles over an 8 percent grade up Whiteface Mountain's scenic Veteran's Memorial Highway. Whiteface Mountain is New York's fifth highest peak with 360 degree panoramic views of the Adirondacks, New England, and Montreal.

The starting line is at the Whiteface Mountain Ski Center and the finish line is at the castle on the summit of Whiteface.

Whiteface Uphill Bike Race LogoThe 2016 race was held Saturday, June 4 at 8 a.m.

Uphill Bike Race rules

Helmets are required.

Each participant is responsible for their own transportation down the mountain at the close of the race. Riding back down is at your own risk, following pacing marshals. A minimum of two brakes is required.

Awards will be give to the men's and woman's winners.

Bug repellent and warm clothing for the summit are recommended.

Entrants are responsible for their own fluid needs during the race. No aid stations will be provided along the route. Fruit, snacks, and beverages will be served at the finish line. A barbecue, complete with a vegetarian option, will be served after the race. This is included in the race fee. 

Click here for a copy of the bike course map.

To order photography of the race, check out Pat Hendrick Photography

Click here to read bike race testimonials.

2016 results

15th annual Whiteface Uphill Bike Race

2015 Results

14th Annual Whiteface Uphill Bike Race

Results by category:

 2014 bike results (download pdf): Overall | By Age


2016 Sponsors

Whiteface Mountain
Owaissa Club
Willkommen Hof

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