This Gran Fondo is a timed loop through the White Mountains of New Hampshire, a true feat for cyclists seeking adventure with its daring terrain and breathtaking scenery.

Ride Overview

Saturday, August 23, 2014

 

Three Ride Options

Medio Fondo

Start Time: 11:00 AM

Gran Fondo

Start Time: 8:00 AM

Piccolo Fondo

Start Time: 12:30 PM

• 50 mile ride

Packet Pickup at Loon Mountain

  Friday from 5pm to 9pm

  Saturday from 6am to 9:30am 

• Begins at Bretton Woods

  (Transportation will be provided)

• Last shuttle departs at 9:45am

• Finishes at Loon Mountain

• $100 entry fee

  (paid or fundraised)

• 100 mile ride

• Packet Pickup at Loon Mountain

  Friday from 5pm to 9pm

  Saturday from 6am to 7:30am 

• Begins at Loon Mountain

• Finishes at Loon Mountain

• $150 entry fee

  (paid or fundraised)

• 25 mile ride

Packet Pickup at Loon Mountain

  Friday from 5pm to 9pm

  Saturday from 6am to 11am 

• Begins in Franconia, NH

  (Transportation will be provided)

• Last shuttle departs at 11:30am

• Finishes at Loon Mountain

• $100 entry fee

  (paid or fundraised)

What's Included

Route Map & Directions

Gran Fondo START at Loon Mountain

 

  •  Turn LEFT and cross bridge

  •  Turn RIGHT on Kancamagus Highway

  •  Turn LEFT on Bear Notch Rd

 

REST STOP #1 ON RIGHT AT 24.3 mi. mark

 

  •  Turn LEFT on Rt. 302 in Bartlett

 

Medio Fondo START at Bretton Woods

 

  •  Turn LEFT to Continue on Rt. 302

 

REST STOP #2 ON RIGHT AT 50 mi. mark 

 

  •   Turn RIGHT on Rt. 3 in Twin Mountain

  •   Turn LEFT on Rt. 116 W / Rt. 142 W in Whitefield

  •   Continue to follow Rt. 116 W at 66 mi. mark to

      Littleton

  •   Turn LEFT onto Cottage St. / Rt. 302 S in Littleton

  •   Continue to follow Cottage St. into Sugar Hill,

      where it becomes Old Franconia Rd.

  •   Turn RIGHT on Profile Rd. / Rt. 116 / Rt. 18 to

      Franconia

  •   Turn RIGHT on Easton Rd. / Rt. 116 in Franconia

 

REST STOP #3 IMMEDIATELY ON RIGHT AT

77 mi. mark   

 

 

Piccolo Fondo START in Franconia, NH

 

  •  Turn RIGHT on Easton Rd. / Rt. 116 in Franconia

  •  Turn LEFT on Rt. 112 in Easton

  •  Continue on Rt. 112 through North Woodstock and

     Lincoln

  •  Turn RIGHT to enter Loon Mountain Ski Resort and

     cross bridge

  •  Turn RIGHT to Finish Line!

 

FINISH AT 102.7 mi. mark 

   •  Timed course with prizes for top finishers

   •  Fully-stocked rest stations along the route with food, water, Gatorade Endurance products, restroom facilities

      and technical support

   •  Single admission to post-event celebration

   •  Mechanical and first aid support

   •  Shuttle service from Loon to the start of the Medio and Piccolo Fondos

   •  Finishers medal

   •  Event technical t-shirt

   •  Swag bag of goodies from event sponsors and area attractions

   •  Special rates on accommodations from our Hotel Partners

   •  Enthusiastic cheerleaders at every turn and big climb

   •  and a GREAT day!

  Start Address

  Loon Mountain Resort

  60 Loon Mountain Road

  Lincoln, NH 03251

  Start Address

  Bretton Woods Ski Resort

  99 Ski Area Road

  Bretton Woods, NH 03575

  Start Address

  Franconia Community Church

  Route 116

  Franconia, NH 03580

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Hotel & Campground Partners

For a more detailed elevation profile, click here.

Other ways to see the route:

  • Check out this video of the Kancamagus Highway

  • GPS files of the route .tcx and .gpx

  • Find our route on mapmyride

Event Jerseys

Order you 2014 White Mountain Gran Fondo Jersey online or send in a paper form by June 16th to guarantee arrival by race day!

Special room rates! Available until July 10

For more info click here

Special room rates! Available until June 6

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$99 per room

Available until August 1

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Special room rates!

Available until August 23

For more info click here

 

Thanks to our event sponsors!

Woodstock, NH Campsites Available until July 31 

Receive a 10% discount at the Lincoln-Woodstock KOA by mentioning the White Mountain Gran Fondo

Special room rates! Available until July 22

For more info click here

  With locations in:

 

 

 

 

 

Antrim

Bedford

Center Ossipee

Claremont

Concord

Conway

Dover

Gilford

Gorham

Hillsborough

Laconia

Lincoln

Littleton

Manchester

Moultonborough

Plymouth

Rochester

Whitefield

Woodsville

For a larger map and key, click here 

Click here to see all our sponsors and partners

Contact Us

 

603-218-5112

whitemountaingranfondo@gmail.com

Give to a 2014 WMGF Fundraiser

Donations are 100% tax deductible

See you next year on August 29, 2015 for the 3rd Annual White Mountain Gran Fondo!

 

Registration information coming soon! 

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