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the 2023 Black Bear Rampage is cancelled

the 2023 Black Bear Rampage


Race Start Times:
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th of 2023

Cancelled for 2023

40 miler.  0900 hrs

20 miler. 0910 hrs

*- Cancelled -*

We are working to bring the Rampage back in 2024. The tentative date will be September 8th (the second Sunday of September) of 2024. Getting all of the pieces together to do it this year was impossible, so we are working now to put the Rampage together for next year!

September 20, 2020!



What We Provide:

Five SAGS on the courses with water, Power drinks, gels, Little Debbies, etc.

Post-ride meal (from the Ocoee Dam Deli) for all 20 & 40 mile racers

Custom logo'd 

Our favorite choice for lodging with newly renovated accomodations right by the lake!
MtnEscape is the region's oldest hospitality provider with a long record of providing great accomodations to visitors to our favorite playgrounds.  Manages cabins throughout the region.
MtnStream is owned and operated by retired MSG Carrillo & his wife.  Awesome clean cabins near the Hiawassee River, hot tubs & Continental breakfast to all Rampage racers on race morning!
Ducktown Copper Inn
Closest to the Ocoee Whitewater Center and convenient to Copperhill/McCaysville.  In the process of a huge renovation!
Packet Pickup
Friday at Scott's Bikes from 9am - 5:30pm
Saturday night at Scott's Bikes from 8pm - 10pm 

Sunday morning at the lower parking lot of the Whitewater Center
7am - 8am

The 40 Mile Black Bear Rampage Course

Race Categories

40 Mile Course:  Pro, Expert, Sport, Beginner, Clydesdale, Burley Bear, SingleSpeed.  These categories are divided by sex & age into smaller groups.

20 Mile Course:  Beginner Men, Beginner Women, Beginner Youth