Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Downtown Prescott is the center of excitement for this fun filled 3-day event. Spectators and riders alike will enjoy the festivities…

Come join the adventure of this year’s 2019 Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race and Festival.  Enjoy free live music, beer garden, great local restaurants, and lots of fun for all ages.  In 2018, there were a combined 1792 riders in the 15, 30, and 50-mile races and 288 participants in the Kid’s Fun Race.

Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Anticipating the start

Day 1 – Friday April 26th

  • The Four Peaks Brewing Company Beer Garden and the Whiskey 15 Proof fun race both start at the courthouse square on Friday April 26th at 2 pm.  This 19-mile ride kicks off this exciting 3 days of racing.
  • Starting at 5:15 pm, don’t miss the El Yucateco Pro Fat Tire Crits race which in human speak is a high speed one-mile circuit mountain bike race on the streets near the courthouse square.

Where to stay

Bring your RV and camp amongst the majestic Granite Dells boulders of Prescott at the Point of Rocks RV Campground.  Located next door to Watson Lake Park, Point of Rocks RV Campground is just 5 miles from downtown Prescott the epicenter of the Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race event.

Make your reservation now to secure your site in our very popular campground by calling 928-445-9018 or via our reservation inquiry.
Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Point of Rocks RV Campground in the majestic Granite Dells

Day 2 – Saturday April 27th

  • The 50 Proof Backcountry Ride starts at 7:30 am in downtown Prescott on Whiskey Row.  This 48-mile race is sure to tucker out even the best riders.
  • The 30 Proof Backcountry Ride starts at 9:00 am in downtown Prescott on Whiskey Row.  This 30-mile race is quite a challenge.
  • Four Peaks Brewing Co. Beer Garden opens at 10 am and runs until 8 pm.

Day 3 – Sunday April 28th

  • The Pro Backcountry Race starts at 8:30 am in downtown Prescott on Whiskey Row.
  • The Kids’ Fun Ride starts at 9:00 am in downtown Prescott on Whiskey Row.
  • Four Peaks Brewing Co. Beer Garden runs from 10 am until 2 pm.
Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Just another day at the Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Biking Race

Event Schedule

For more details check out the Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race Event Schedule

Spectators: Want to watch and cheer on the mountain bikers on the course?

There are two specific areas designated for spectators:

  • Copper Basin road & Thumb Butte Rd/FR373
  • Thumb Butte Park, then walk to creek crossing nearby

Spectator Directions and details can be found here.

Food

Foodies and families alike will enjoy all the great restaurant options that downtown Prescott has to offer.  All within walking distance.

Great Video (of last year’s event)

Biking and Hiking

Want to get away from the activities for your own biking or hiking?   Prescott’s enormous system of trails has something for all skill levels.  Stop by our Point of Rocks RV Campground office for a free City of Prescott Trails and Outdoor Recreation Map.

Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Race

Trails around Watson Lake. Next door to Point of Rocks RV Campground

RV campsite reservations

  • Make your reservation now to secure your RV campsite in our very popular campground by calling 928-445-9018 or via our reservation inquiry.
    • We encourage our customers to book early, as we fill up during most weekends. If your dates are flexible, our desirable premium campsites are more readily available Sunday through Thursday.