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Basecamp 1 – Natchez Trace

Welcome to Basecamp 1 - Natchez Trace State Park! Basecamp 1 Logistics Overnight Accommodations  Riders will be able to primitive camp in the field areas near the Natchez Trace Pin Oak Lodge. Please follow BRAT signage when you arrive in the park. If you would like to pay extra for a campsite with hookups, please visit the Natchez Trace State Park Website to reserve your site. If you wo...
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Concierge Services

The Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee is proud to partner with VeloSante Cycling Services! For the 3rd year, VeloSante will be providing concierge services during the 2018 BRAT that can make your BRAT experience carefree and effortless!   Their service options include: Full concierge camping package Bicycle shipping Luggage transfer A la carte options – towel service, camp cha...
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2019 BRAT Route

Registration You can register online here: Routes Coming Soon! All routes are fully supported by Tennessee State Park Rangers and aid stations located at 15-20 mile intervals. Schedule Friday, September 13th: Arrive at Basecamp #1 – Natchez Trace State Park/Welcome Event* Saturday, September 14th: Ride Day 1 Start & End: Natchez Trace State Park...
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Packing Tips

With the NEW 2 basecamp model, you can pack as much as you want! You will always have access to your vehicle, so bring as many bags as you would like. We do still encourage you pack to in waterproof bags and plan for all possible weather conditions. Additionally, it is helpful to have name tags on bags and gear. This help us get items returned to their owners, in case they are lost. For Your...
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