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NUTcracker MTB Race

September 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm



Bigger, tougher, more intimidating, and a heck of a lot more fun. Traverse 60 miles of some of the most scenic and challenging terrain in the western United States. Stretching from the high Cascades to the lower reaches of the North Umpqua River, this IMBA Epic Trail provides a much greater variety of terrain and difficulty levels than the most well-known river trails in the West. The 1st Annual Great Umpqua NUTcracker Race will be the first MTB invitational on this hidden gem of raw trail adventure.

Saturday September 1, 2018



Registration closes August 27, 2018 at noon

$200.00 registration fee.

*Camping Friday 8/31 at Lemolo Lake Resort, one tent per registrant, max 4 people per tent
* Camp breakfast at Lemolo Lake Resort on Saturday
* Includes group site space, showers, porta potties and firewood
* Sag and medical support from Adventure Medics
* Race finish shuttle to Roseburg
* BBQ dinner, beer and awards in Roseburg at Stewart Park
* Event socks, shirt and swag bag
* Book additional nights directly with the resort
* Includes overnight parking in Roseburg, shuttle to the resort and luggage/gear transfer to Roseburg hotel


Photo Credit: Bend Trails



1:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Participant Packet Pickup at Canyon Creek Bicycle

4:00 PM – Friday shuttle option from Roseburg to Lemolo Lake Resort Leaves from Backside Brewery


7:00 AM – Camp breakfast at Lemolo Lake Resort group site (directions)

8:00 AM – Debrief with Mudslinger Events

8:30 AM – Race Starts

6:00 PM – Race Ends

6:00-9:00 PM – BBQ Beer Bash and awards in Roseburg at Stewart Park

7:30 PM – Awards on the half shell stage at Stewart Park

Shuttle location is at the Backside Brewery warehouse – next to packet pickup at the Canyon Creek Bike shop. Those who paid for the shuttle service can street park or utilize the parking lot kitty corner from the warehouse – you will see the brewery bus parked there. 


Gear will be transported to and from the campground. All gear can be collected from the brewery warehouse on Saturday when the shuttle returns riders to their vehicles.


Book these Roseburg hotels over the phone and mention “Great Umpqua Outdoor Days” to get our special discount rate:

Sleep Inn (541) 464-8338

Holiday Inn Express (541) 673-7517

For more trip planning resources, see the links below the map


Plan Your Adventure

NUT Brochure

Ride With GPS Ambassador Route

MTB Project Featured Ride

North Umpqua Wild and Scenic River Users Guide

Umpqua National Forest Camping

North Umpqua River Scenic Byway, the Highway of Waterfalls

3 Day Itinerary

This Great Umpqua Outdoors event is professionally supported by:


September 1, 2018
8:00 am - 6:00 pm


Umpqua Economic Development Partnership


North Umpqua Trail