Courses

2022 Course Options

With courses ranging from 10-100 miles, there is something for everyone! Select up to one ride or spin option per day.

We have some awesome new rides to choose from this year as well as classic favorites. Check out the beautiful Ted Jones Katy Classic, or the all-new flat century ride option. The Pedal Pacer—a big hit in 2021—is offered on both Saturday and Sunday.

Are you up for the ultimate Pedal challenge?

Riders who complete both century rides—the Big Muddy Century on Saturday and The Beast on Sunday—will receive a special gift commemorating their achievement. A few bragging rights are in order!

Saturday, September 24

PTC Circuit

Distance: 11.3 miles
Elevation Gain: 346 feet

A ride you know and love, the PTC Circuit is great for beginners and riders who prefer a flat course.

Ted Jones Katy Classic

Distance: 26.8 miles
Elevation Gain: 948 feet

A scenic gravel ride takes you up and back a beautiful stretch of the Katy Trail. Perfect for beginner gravel riders as well as intermediate enthusiasts.

Pedal Pacer

Distance: 28.4 miles
Elevation Gain: 518 feet

A big hit in 2021, the newer Pedal Pacer is a gentle road ride just under 30 miles. This flat course is great for novice riders or those who want to go a longer distance with less elevation. This ride will be offered both Saturday and Sunday.

Gravel Grinder

Distance: 52.5 miles
Elevation Gain: 1,368 feet

Looking for a fun challenge? Don’t miss the Gravel Grinder! This ride takes you through the beautiful Weldon Springs Conservation Area and is great for intermediate riders. Please note: gravel tires are recommended for this ride.

Big Muddy Century

Distance: 100.1 miles
Elevation Gain: 1,624 feet

You asked and we delivered! This century ride takes you north with views of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. With 1,550 feet of elevation gain, the Big Muddy is a great option for anyone tackling their first century ride. 

Up for the ultimate Pedal challenge? Complete both century rides—the Big Muddy Century on Saturday and The Beast on Sunday—and receive a special gift commemorating your achievement.

Sunday, September 25

PTC Road Classic

Distance: 19.4 miles
Elevation Gain: 396 feet

A ride you know and love, the PTC Road Classic offers a mostly flat ride and is great for novice riders. If you’re trying to decide between the Pedal Pacer and the PTC Circuit, this course is just right.

Pedal Pacer

Distance: 28.4 miles
Elevation Gain: 518 feet

A big hit in 2021, the newer Pedal Pacer is a gentle 30-mile road ride. This flat course is great for novice riders or those who want to go a longer distance with less elevation. This ride will be offered both Saturday and Sunday.

Big Hitter

Distance: 48.5 miles
Elevation Gain: 1,437 feet

The Big Hitter winds through Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park and offers a  course with rolling hills. Great for intermediate riders who want a ride with moderate distance and elevation.

Metric Century

Distance: 67.3 miles
Elevation Gain: 2,417 feet

Get ready for great views and a great challenge with the Metric Century. Tackle 2,400+ feet of elevation while enjoying the scenic Rockwoods Reservation and Englemann Woods Natural Area.

The Beast

Distance: 100 miles
Elevation Gain: 4,820 feet

Ready to go the extra (extra) mile? This century ride is a challenge in both distance and elevation. The Beast comes with stunning views and serious bragging rights!

Complete both century rides—the Big Muddy Century on Saturday and The Beast on Sunday—and receive a special gift commemorating your achievement.