Return on the Jedi

Return on the Jedi Mountain Bike Weekend

SPONSORS: Dons Bike shop, Grants Pass

BikeKraft, Grants Pass


Proceeds will go to Grants Pass High School Band, who will be helping with the race and serving up some delicious meals at the campground!!

We will also attempt to show a movie at the campground on Friday and Saturday night under the stars! Come Friday early to pre-ride the course and hang out!

When: July 29-30, 2017,

Cross country goes off at 9am Saturday the 29rd

Short Track goes off at 9am Sunday the 30th

Time Trial starts at 11am Sunday the 30th-we will try to have a shuttle to the top of the Jedi trail!!

What: Cross Country, Time Trial, and short track!!!

Where: Sam Brown Campground, Merlin, OR


From North or South of Grants Pass

Take Exit 61 for Merlin

Left on Merlin-Galice Road for 12 miles

Left on NFD25/Taylor Creek Road

13.5 miles to Sam Brown Campground

Right, across the bridge and then second left to parking and campground

Campground info:

Stay tuned for more information to come!!

Some info:


A you tube view of the course from Sean Logue below(NOTE: Course subject to change ):



Cross Country Race July 29rd:

Cat 3 will ride a fun and exciting course for approximately 11 miles on a mix of fire roads and plenty of single track. See Loop 2 in routes.

Cat 2, SS and Clydesdale cover a challenging 25 mile course with fire road climbs, fast descents and thrilling single track. See Loop 1 and 2 in routes

Cat 1-Elite are doing a 35 mile course which is shared with the Cat 2 course with the added bonus of a second loop around the  Jedi trail section of the course. See Loop 1 and 2 in routes

Loop #1
Loop #2  


July 30 events

Time Trial= An up and down, then down, starting at the top of the Jedi trail, finishing with a great downhill on the Jedi trail and a loop around the campground

Short Track- Approximately 1 mile loop around the surrounding campground with dirt roads and single track.