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D2R2 Ride Info

Included in your Registration

  • Continental Breakfast (for 180K, Mystery Rides, 160K, 115K, 100K and Green River rides. Additional charge for the Family Ride)
    • Served from 5-9 am. Eggs, sausage, oatmeal, yogurt, muffins, pastries, bagels, coffee, tea and juice.
  • Checkpoint foods to include: fruits, PB&J, cookies, Real Pickles, Gatorade and water
  • Lunch
    • Along the Green River for 180K, 115K, 100K, Green River Ride and Family Ride.
      Served from 10:30-4 and including sandwiches, salads, chips, soda and water. (please contact us if you have food allergies)
    • Up in the hills for the Mystery Ride and the 160k. Served from 2 - 4 and including sandwiches, salads, chips, soda and water. (please contact us if you have food allergies)
  • Dinner served from 2–8:30 pm. (for 180K, Mystery Ride, 160K, 115K, 100K and Green River rides. Additional charge for the Family Ride)
  • A free pint of our Preservation Ale by Berkshire Brewing Company (served from 2-8 pm)
  • Commemorative D2R2 Pint Glass
  • Bragging Rights. Smiling volunteers. Beautiful scenery.
  • And the satisfaction that you have contributed to the preservation of Open Space and Farmland in western Massachusetts.

The Checklist

Prepare!

  1. Select Your Course
  2. Register
  3. Print your cue sheet
  4. Share this event with friends and family using Facebook, Twitter or E-mail
  5. Plan Your Visit (local lodging or camping options, and visit area attractions)
  6. Stay up to date with our Facebook page
  7. Browse media and commentary from other riders
  8. Check Start Times
  9. Get directions and arrive for breakfast before you start
  10. Have the ride of your life!
 
Celebrate & Share!
  1. Indulge in our after-ride celebration with food, drink and fellow riders
  2. Send us your photos, videos, or blogs for the D2R2 community to enjoy
  3. Be sure to use #D2R2 across social media to join the conversation and share your photos! 


NEW THIS YEAR!
People's Pint beer will be returning this year along with food trucks offering brick-oven pizza, burgers, chowder and more will be joining us on the field Friday evening (August 18th).
There will be beer and food for sale on site from 5-9pm.
Whether you are camping with us or staying locally, come on down to the field, register early, and enjoy the bonfire, music, food and beer with your fellow riders!  

Speed & Sprocket Cycle Works will be on site Friday evening (5-8pm) and early Saturday morning (5-8am) for last minute tune ups and mechanical support.

Kris from Gravel Tours will be at the Green River (main) lunch site to offer mechanical support for anyone needing help.


For D2R2 this year, Gravel Tours is pleased to offer a number of D2R2 appropriate bikes for rent!

Gravel Grinder Rentals:

  • 1 46 cm Kona Sutra LTD
  • 1 49 cm Kona Sutra LTD
  • 1 54 cm Kona Sutra LTD
  • 1 56 cm Kona Sutra LTD
  • 1 58 cm Kona Sutra LTD
  • 2 51 cm Rove ST
  • 1 54 cm Rove ST
  • 1 57 cm Rove ST

$55 per day 
Bikes will be on site Friday evening and Saturday morning on a first come, first-served basis.
As there is a limited number of bikes, it is highly recommended that you reserve your rental ahead of time!

Gravel Tours is a guiding and touring business for gravel bikes and mountain bikes, specializing in custom day or multi day adventures. They can outfit you with a bike and gear for one day rides or overnight bike packing excursions. They primarily serve Vermont and neighboring states. Fully van supported or self contained rides.

Online Registration closes at midnight EST on SUNDAY, AUGUST 13th 

Onsite Registration will be available from 2-9pm on Friday, August 18th and from 5-10am on Saturday, August 19th - if spaces allows!

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180K, 160K, 115K, 100K and Mystery Rides

  • $110 Early Registration (until December 31, 2016)
  • $120 Winter (January 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017)
  • $130 Early Spring (March 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017)
  • $145 Late Spring (May 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017)
  • $160 Summer (July 1, 2017 - August 13, 2017)
  • $180 on Ride Day (if space allows, after August 13, 2017)

40-mile Green River Tour

  • $80 for adults, $40 under 12 years old (through August 13, 2017)
  • $100 for adults, $50 under 12 years old on Ride Day (if space allows, after August 13, 2017)

16-mile Family Ride

  • $40 for adults, $10 under 12 years old (through August 13, 2017)
  • $50 for adults, $10 under 12 years old on Ride Day (if space allows, after August 13, 2017)

Starting Times

Registration Headquarters opens at 5:00 AM
Campers may register from 4-9 pm on Friday, August 18th 


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180K 

  •  6:00 AM

 

170K Mystery Ride

  • 6:30 AM

160K
  •  7:00 AM

115K

  • 8:00 AM

100K

  • 9:00 AM

 

100K Mystery

  • 9:30 AM

40-mile Green River Tour
  • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

16-mile Family Ride (Registration and starting point for the Family Ride will be at a different location than the main headquarters!)

  • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 

Location

The main Headquarters is located under a tent near the corner of Mill Village and Wells Cross Roads, approximately 1.5 miles south of the Village of Old Deerfield. Camping and parking are adjacent to event headquarters.

Directions

Planning Your Visit 

Camping |  Lodging |  Area Attractions

Showers
We provide a van for all riders to a hot shower within a couple of miles from the site. The van runs from 2pm - 8pm on Saturday. Our site is also adjacent to a wonderful swimming hole in the Deerfield River. Riders will need to bring their own towels, soap and shampoo.