What it is: Week long festival of racing and riding on Sun Valley’s 400-miles of singletrack, with a costumed downtown crits, guided rides, concerts, and races, including the 2013 USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike Nationals. Heck, there are even rides for Lycra-clad and skinny tire riders.
The Dirt: Want to compete? At Ride Sun Valley, you can race five times in the same week. Don’t want to race? Take free guided local stoker rides, which showcase the area's singletrack gems. And in case you came with non-riders, the the MASSV Music Festival, a two-day electronic dance fest is going on at the same time in the same location. In Sun Valley, there are 400+ miles of singletrack all accessible right from town. And you won’t get a warmer welcome anywhere—Sun Valley loves riders.
Details: Free except for race entry fees. June 29-July 7, 2013.