Events & Favorite Routes

The Fayetteville Wheelmen puts on special events throughout the year for members and non-members.

Fall bike ride to Van Buren, catching an AM Train back to Fayetteville – Sunday 10/24


Below are some of the Fayetteville Wheelmen favorite routes around Northwest Arkansas.

EASY (1-2 hours):

Kangaroo Loop – the Kangaroo loop is an easy 20 mile loop that starts from Holt Middle School.
Savoy Loopa 28 mile loop from Holt Middle School that is a slight step up from the Kangaroo.

Moderate (2-3+ hours):

Black Oak – A fairly challenging 40 mile loop through the Ozarks.

Difficult (3-4+ hours):

Death MarchA 62 mile ride taking you down through Devil’s Den and back up the reverse route on Black Oak.

Epic (5+ hours):

Turner Bend ClassicA scenic 90 mile ride that takes you down a section of The Pig Trail to Turner Bend and the Mulberry River.

Fayetteville Wheelmen Mountain Camp Routes – Jasper, AR Routes (Epic):

Old “Jasper Disaster” –  6,000+ feet of climbing that goes from Jasper to Kingston and back.

“The Big One”no whining and bring your big boy pants…

Tour de Hills – this is the same route that the Tour de Hills race except starting in Jasper.

Local Event Rides:

71 Classic – Event Website

NWA Spring Classic – Event Website

R.A.P.T.O.R. Adventure Series – Gravel Grinder – Event Website

Hazel Valley Gran Prix – Gravel Grinder – Event Website