2018 BRAT Routes

2018 BRAT ROUTES

Have you been anxiously awaiting the 2018 BRAT routes?! Good news – the wait is over!

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Saturday, September 15th: Ride Day 1

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 70 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Pikeville, TN

Sunday, September 16th: Ride Day 2

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 62 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Rock Island State Park

Monday, September 17th: Ride Day 3

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 82 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Cumberland Caverns

Tuesday, September 18th: Rest Day/Optional Ride Day 4

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 35 mile loop

Wednesday, September 19th: Ride Day 5

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 68 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Sewanee, Winchester

Thursday, September 20th: Ride Day 6

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 66 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Lynchburg

*Please note that routes are subject to change slightly.

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2018 BRAT Registration is Open!

Registration for the 2018 BRAT is open! Join us September 15 – 20, 2018 for the 29th Annual Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee!

Ready to register? REGISTER HERE!

For the first time ever, the Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee will have two Tennessee State Parks serve as basecamps for this great ride – Fall Creek Falls State Park and Tims Ford State Park! Each day will feature out and back rides returning to the basecamp. Routes will be 65-80 miles each day.

What does this mean for YOU?

-NO setting up and breaking down your tent every day

-NO packing up and loading up your bags on the truck every day

-More time to explore the 2 beautiful Tennessee State Parks basecamps

-More activities and entertainment in the afternoons

-More time to catch up with BRAT friends

SCHEDULE

Friday, September 14th: Arrive at Basecamp #1 – Fall Creek Falls State Park

Saturday, September 15th: Ride Day – Fall Creek Falls State Park

Sunday, September 16th: Ride Day – Fall Creek Falls State Park

Monday, September 17th: Ride Day – Fall Creek Falls State Park

Tuesday, September 18th: Move Day – Drive from Basecamp #1 (Fall Creek Falls State Park) to Basecamp #2 (Tims Ford State Park) – Rest Day/optional ride day

Wednesday, September 19th: Ride Day – Tims Ford State Park

Thursday, September 20th: Ride Day – Tims Ford State Park

PRICING

Early Registration Regular Registration  Late Registration
 Jan 10 – March 4 March 5 – July 29 July 30 – Sept 9
6 Day Ride  $450.00  $480.00  $510.00
3 Day Ride  $225.00  $240.00  $255.00
2 Day Ride  $150.00  $160.00  $170.00
1 Day Ride  $75.00  $80.00  $85.00
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BRAT 2017 Photos

Thank you to our photographers who took such excellent photos of the 2017 BRAT!

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2018 BRAT Fall Route

Registration

You can register online here: http://www.imathlete.com/events/2018brat

Routes

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All routes are fully supported by Tennessee State Park Rangers and aid stations located at 15-20 mile intervals.

Schedule

Friday, September 14th: Arrive at Basecamp #1 – Fall Creek Falls State Park/Welcome Event*

Saturday, September 15th: Ride Day 1

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 70 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Pikeville, TN

Sunday, September 16th: Ride Day 2

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 62 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Rock Island State Park

Monday, September 17th: Ride Day 3

  • Start & End: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Distance: 82 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Cumberland Caverns

Tuesday, September 18th: Move Day – Drive from Fall Creek Falls State Park to Basecamp #2 – Tims Ford State Park (Rest Day/Optional Ride Day 4)

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 35 mile loop

Wednesday, September 19th: Ride Day 5

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 68 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Sewanee, Winchester

Thursday, September 20th: Ride Day 6

  • Start & End: Tims Ford State Park
  • Distance: 66 mile loop
  • Daily Highlights: Lynchburg
Overnight Accommodations 

Included with registration is primitive group campsites. These areas will have access to bathhouses with showers and restrooms along with additional port-o-potties. Campsites do not have hookups, but charging station(s) will be made available to charge devices.

For riders looking to have more amenities, we have the following overnight accommodations at each basecamp for the 2018 BRAT.

Fall Creek Falls (September 14 – 18)

Cabins

Call 800-250-8610 to reserve a cabin from the Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee block of cabins. The group code is 6794.

http://tnstateparks.com/parks/campground/fall-creek-falls

RV Campground

Call 800-250-8611 or click on link below to reserve a RV campsite. Areas D and E will be closest to the BRAT camping, meals, and entertainment areas.

http://tnstateparks.com/parks/campground/fall-creek-falls

Tims Ford (September 18-20)

Cabins

Call 931-962-1183 to reserve a cabin from the Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee block of cabins.

http://tnstateparks.com/parks/cabins/tims-ford

RV Campground

Call 931-962-1183 or click on link below to reserve a RV campsite.

http://tnstateparks.com/parks/campground/tims-ford

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