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Bass Coast Cycle Challenge

Gear up for an extraordinary cycling adventure along the breathtaking coastline of Inverloch as the Bass Coast Cycle Challenge returns on Saturday, 11 November 2023.

This exhilarating charity event is not only a chance to enjoy a spectacular ride but also a means to support the education of young drivers, passengers, and cyclists, making our roads safer for everyone.

Cyclists of all levels, from recreational riders to seasoned warriors, along with their friends and families, will gather in the picturesque coastal town of Inverloch for a day of super fun and friendly cycling. With a range of course distances designed to cater to all ages and rider levels, there’s something for everyone.

For those seeking a leisurely ride, the 40km distance is perfect, offering majestic scenery and a great option for recreational riders and kids aged 12 and above. Intermediate riders can tackle the 53km distance, which includes a thrilling 130m climb. Brave the eight climbs of the 85km distance, beginning with the iconic 250m high Mt Misery climb, or challenge yourself even further with the showpiece ride of the event, the 121km distance, boasting an impressive 14 climbs, including the awe-inspiring Mt Misery climb.

As you pedal through the stunning landscapes, you’ll experience the exhilaration of conquering each ascent while soaking in the natural beauty that surrounds you. The Bass Coast Cycle Challenge offers an unforgettable opportunity to push your limits, strengthen your cycling skills, and bond with fellow enthusiasts, all while contributing to a worthy cause.

So gather your cycling gear, invite your loved ones, and join us for a day of camaraderie, breathtaking views, and the pure joy of cycling. The Bass Coast Cycle Challenge promises to be an epic adventure that combines the thrill of the ride with the satisfaction of making a difference in the community. Don’t miss out on this incredible cycling experience along the stunning Victorian coast!

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This event is a short walk from The Beach House. To book your accommodations, visit any of our listings.