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BC Epic 1000 Grand Depart

  • Merritt, British Columbia (map)

A 1,000 km self-supported bikepacking event/race across South Central BC, starting in Merritt and ending in Fernie. The route mostly follows the Trans Canada Trail, 80% off-road, with roughly 10,000 m of elevation on rail grade climbs, including the famous Kettle Valley.

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Earlier Event: May 25
Battle Lake Bikepacking Meetup
Later Event: July 7
Alberta Rockies 700 Grand Depart