Pro Mountain Bike Gravity Tour Returns to Beech Mountain

The Beech Mountain Resort Pro GRT kicks off Wednesday, June 14th.  Watch some of the country’s best cyclist compete on the newly designed race course.  Riders of all ages will compete for cash and product prizes.  The Beech Mountain Bike Park will be open to the general public.  Please be mindful of racers and temporary trail closings.
What better way to celebrate Fathers Day, than with live music, food vendors, and racing.  Check out the weekend happenings below:

Mile High Yoga

Saturday @ 10:30 a.m.
Have an on top of the world experience with Beech Mountain Resort’s Mile High Yoga. Mile High Yoga is catered for all ability levels as you reach for the sky at 5,506 feet in elevation on the Resort’s Skybar observation deck. Our vision is to provide a secure, peaceful, and amiable environment as you perform yoga with a breathtaking view.
For more information click here.

 

Live Music with Fireside Collective

 Saturday @ 2:30 p.m.

Fireside Collective is an energetic group that plays a progressive mix of bluegrass & folk!

“Quickly blazing a name for themselves with their progressive approach to American folk music, Fireside Collective delights listeners with memorable melodies and contemporary songwriting. Formed in the mountain city of Asheville North Carolina, the band plays original songs on stringed instruments, intended for a modern audience. Following the release of their debut album “Shadows and Dreams”, the band hit the road seeking to engage audiences with their energetic live show built on instrumental proficiency, colorful harmonies, and innovative musical arrangements.”

Be sure to join us for a great day of music, views and brews as we enjoy the summer season every Saturday afternoon at 5506.  Check the events page for our full line up of the summer music series here at Beech Mountain Resort.

Beech Mountain Bike Park Pro GRT

Schedule
Date
Time
Description
6/14/2017
12:00pm – 5:00pm
Pit Setup / Course Walk
12:00pm – 5:00pm
Rider Registration Beech Tree
6/15/2017
12:00pm – 5:00pm
Pit Setup / Course open to ride
12:00pm – 5:00pm
Rider Registration
6/16/2017
9:00am – 10:00am
Course Walk (lift starts @ 10:00am)
10:00am – 5:00pm
Rider Registration / Pit Setup
10:00am – 2:00pm
Pro/Cat 1 JR, Practice (PRO COURSE)
2:00pm – 6:00pm
Cat 1 Practice (PRO COURSE)
2:00pm — 6:00pm
Cat 2 and 3 Practice (AM COURSE)
6:00pm – 7:00pm
Managers Meeting
6/17/2017
9:00am – 12:00pm
Rider Registration, cut off time strictly enforce
9:00am – 12:00pm
Cat 2 & 3 – Practice (AM COURSE)
9:00am – 12:00pm
CAT 1 Practice (PRO COURSE)
12:00pm – 3:00pm
PRO/CAT 1 JUNIOR PRACTICE (PRO COURSE)
3:00pm
CAT 1 JR EXPERT SEEDING RUN
To Follow
QUALIFYING RUNS – PRO WOMEN, PRO MEN
6/18/2017
9:00am – 10:30am
Cat 3 / Cat 2 Practice Runs
10:30am – Complete
Cat 3 / Cat 2 racing in this order
To follow
2-hour practice Pro / Cat 1 / Cat 1 JR
To follow
Cat 1 / Cat 1 JR / Pro Women / Pro Men – racing in this order
Upon Completion
Awards Ceremony Beech Tree

For more information please visit www.beechmountainresort.com.

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