Transportation and Bike Logistics
Parking is in Red Lodge, MT. PLEASE NOTE: When you arrive on Saturday, you will park your car at designated parking. Once you’ve checked in and dropped off your gear NEVER bring your car to camp. The long term parking is not designed for you to go in and out. Your spot could be taken and we are extremely strict about personal cars at camp and on the route. We realize you come back to Red Lodge Day 2. Feel free to ride your bike to your car if need be, but NEVER bring it to camp.
Use Billings, MT or Cody, WY airport for 2019.
Arrival shuttles to Red Lodge from Billings and Cody will run between 11 am Friday, August 9 and 6 pm Saturday August 10. Schedule choices available in your rider information. Billings hotels we will shuttle from to Red Lodge (Saturday August 10): Rodeway Inn, Best Western Clocktower, and Double Tree Hilton. Resource for shopping, dinner, etc: https://www.visitbillings.com Under heading 'Forge your own path' you can select categories, from there filter by 'downtown' location for resources within walking distance.
AUGUST 9 BILLINGS 1:30 PM
AUGUST 9 BILLINGS 3 PM
AUGUST 9 BILLINGS 6 PM
AUGUST 9 CODY 6 PM
AUGUST 10 BILLINGS 10 AM
AUGUST 10 BILLINGS 1:30 PM
AUGUST 10 BILLINGS 3:30 PM
AUGUST 10 CODY 1 PM
Departure shuttles from Red Lodge to Billings and Cody will run late Friday, August 16 (to accommodate early morning Saturday flights - not Friday evening flights) Saturday, August 17. We will not be accommodating evening flights Friday, August 16 - you will need to make your own arrangements if you choose to fly out Friday. We are accommodating cycling and finish line festivities in Red Lodge.
SHIPPING YOUR BIKE - RECOMMENDED OVER FLYING WITH YOUR BIKE!
First, thank you for shipping your bike vs. flying with your bike. Second, we highly recommend getting a bike case specific for shipping bikes. We do not recommend using a bike box. They get damaged. Your bike is worth it!
Ship your bike with Bike Flights or you can use UPS. Bike Flights uses Fed Ex and has the best rates through their website. Address is Cycle Greater Yellowstone ,412 N Broadway Suite #5, Red Lodge, MT.
CGY Mechanics will be onsite to assemble and disassemble bikes for an additional fee. You have the opportunity to sign up for these services in your Rider Information which comes out in late March. Ship your bike with Bike Flights. High Country Shipping will be onsite to help with baggage.
If you’d like to ship baggage, you may do so. The address is: Cycle Greater Yellowstone, 412 N Broadway Suite #5, Red Lodge, MT.