The assault is a 63-mile, mostly off-road bicycle route with 11,000 ft. of accumulated climbing. The route begins and ends in Old Fort climbing to the Blue Ridge Parkway and on to Mt. Mitchell. Entry fee/cash prizes. For more information, call Blue Ridge Adventures at 828-606-5107 or visit www.blueridgeadventures.net. Registration is NOT available the day of the event.
Off-Road Assault on Mt. Mitchell
Mountain Gateway Museum
24 Water Street
Old Fort, NC 28762
Latitude: 35° 37' 39.36" N
Longitude: -82° 10' 46.5594" W
Exit 73 off I-40. From the east, turn right; from the west, turn left and head downtown. Make a right on Water Street, just after crossing Mill Creek.