Event Day Details

Whether you are riding 25, 50, or 100 miles or participating in the 5K Family Fun Run/Walk, you will proceed with military escort through the historic West Point Installation. Riders will exit West Point onto Storm King Highway and from there descend into Cornwall on the Hudson. An overview of THE ROUTES can be found here. Runners and walkers will complete a 5K loop through West Point.

The first 7.5 miles of the ride and the 5K will be on closed roads. ALL RIDERS must follow Rules of the Road as all roads beyond that point will be open to vehicle traffic. Please refer to our SAFETY TIPS for more information.

START/FINISH LINE ADDRESS
353 Main Street, Highland Falls, NY 10928

START TIMES
The venue will open at 6:30 a.m. At this time, participants can pick up their packets, eat breakfast, and check a bag if necessary. All participants will need to be in the chute no later than 7:00 a.m. for opening remarks and ID check. The 100-mile riders will begin at 7:30 a.m.; the 50-mile riders will begin at 7:40 a.m.; the 25-mile riders will begin at 7:50 a.m.; and the 5K Survivors Walk and Family Fun Run/Walk will begin at 8:00 a.m.

IDENTIFICATION
ALL participants ages 16 or older must have government issued identification with them throughout the day as participants will be asked to show identification at the start line. Remember we will be proceeding through the West Point military installation and security procedures are stringent.

ROUTES
View THE ROUTE for the 25, 50 and 100-mile rides and the 5K Family Fun Run/Walk. The Survivors Walk and Family Fun Run/Walk share the same route.

KOM / QOM
Riders participating in the 50 and 100 mile rides will have the opportunity to compete in two timed King and Queen of the Mountain challenges. The location of the timed climbs are identified on the route maps by the brown "i" marker. On course, keep an eye out for our markers on the side of the road indicating KOM/QOM start and finish. The second KOM / QOM for each route will be optional.

FINISH LINE CELEBRATION
Cyclists receive all-you-can-eat breakfast and lunch, as well as beverages (including beer and wine) at the finish line festival. Runners and walkers must purchase tickets to access finish line celebration food and non-alcoholic beverages. All participants may also purchase extra finish line festival tickets for friends and family. Tickets can be purchased during registration. Beer and wine is included for cyclists only. Tickets are non-refundable and will be provided at packet pick up.

SHUTTLE TRANSPORTATION
Optional shuttle transportation from midtown Manhattan to the event venue in Highland Falls will be provided on Saturday morning. Shuttle tickets may be purchased during registration. Purchase includes return transportation throughout the day on Saturday, June 10. Gear transport is also included. Shuttle reservations are non-refundable.