Albion Fat Bike Festival - 2018
Ontario Trails Events
|Event:||Albion Fat Bike Festival - 2018|
|Trail:||Albion Hills Conservation - Red Trail|
|Date:||2022-01-12 to 2019-01-12|
|Abstract:||As a kick-off to Fat Biking at Albion, this first annual festival will feature a variety of activities aimed at all levels of riders.|
|Type:||Winter Mountain Biking|
|Location:||16500 Regional Road 50, Caledon On.|
As a kick-off to Fat Biking at Albion, this first annual festival will feature a variety of activities aimed at all levels of riders.
For the low price of $30 or $40, the event will include a chili lunch, and a REDLINE brewery beer to all participants. Outdoor bonfire, manufacturer demos and a DJ will complete the festival atmosphere. Because of the nature of Fat bikes, the weather can vary greatly without hugely affecting the event,
HOWEVER THE FORECAST IS GREAT AND ALBION SHOULD HAVE JUST THE RIGHT AMOUNT OF SNOW!
Albion is designating the entire park to fat biking for all of Saturday!
Key event components (subject to change)
20 km race
For the ardent, a timed, 20km race will wind through a mix of Single and Doubletrack throughout Albion. If conditions permit, more singletrack can be added. The race will do two laps of 10km each, providing spectatorship as they roll through, and some racers may catch up to the tailend of the 10km fun poker run. Categories to be simplified, with open age categories only. The race will start 5 minutes prior to the poker run
10 Ride/Poker Run
The 10 km will feature an untimed, poker run. Riders will gather 8 cards at 8 separate, manned locations throughout the park, their best 6 going into a hand, winning hand wins a NORCO fat bike, while the next best win a variety of prizes. Also as part of the fun, a costume contest within the 10 km event will be judged and awards given.
Information from Headwaters Event Site.