• The Rides

    The Rides

    The Six Gap Century's ultra challenging route takes you up and down six of the steepest climbs in the North Georgia Mountains. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104 mile course. The Three Gap Fifty’s alternative route offers half the gaps and half the distance, but is nevertheless a demanding and challenging course at 58 miles. Read More
  • King of the Mountain

    King of the Mountain

    The Six Gap Century is known for being the toughest ride and having the steepest climbs in the southeast. Many of you return year after year to test your abilities and to conquer the gaps. The KOM designation will be bestowed only on the most skilled cycling athletes who can successfully take on the ultra steep climbs. Read More
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Latest News

  • Six Gap is Still On!

  • KOM and QOM Now Offers Five Divisions

    Summer is sizzling across the South. Training is also heating up for individuals who want to complete the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty bicycle ride. We’ve got great news for all the climbers who want to challenge themselves on Hogpen Gap (Six Gap only) and Wolfpen Gap (Six Gap and Three Gap). The King of the Mountain and Read More
  • New Refund Policy and Ride Discount Offered for Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty

    May is recognized across the U.S. as National Bike Month and organizers for the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty bicycle ride want to motivate cyclists to register and train for the fall event. A new “no risk” refund policy has been adopted for 2020, and a $20 discount is in place to recognize Bike Month. As one of Read More
  • Six Gap Merchandise

    2020 Jerseys & Bibs are on sale now! Visit our Six Gap Team Store at Pactimo and enter the Team Password "SIXGAP" to start shopping! The Team Store will close on Sunday, August 16, 2020. There will be a limited quantity of jerseys available for purchase at the Six Gap Bike Expo.   Read More
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Welcome to Dahlonega!

Welcome to Dahlonega, Lumpkin County, Georgia – An Award-Winning, Appalachian Mountain Destination known as “The Heart of the North Georgia Mountains” & “The Heart of Georgia Wine County”

An “Authentic” getaway only an hour north of Atlanta, Dahlonega is the historic site of the first major U.S. Gold Rush and excels in hosting visitors seeking relaxation and “Adventure”“Arts” and entertainment fill downtown Dahlonega’s National Registered district where preserved architecture surrounds shopping, dining, music, and theater just a gold steeple away from the traditions of North Georgia College & State University.    

From the Dahlonega Wine Trail to the Appalachian Trail, wine enthusiasts and nature lovers all enjoy Dahlonega’s trail-friendly community and “AgriTourism” attractions.  Tasting a gold medal winning vintage or tying the knot at a vineyard, our award-winning wine region offers farm-based fun and has quickly become Georgia’s destination wedding venue.  Waterfalls, lazy river sports, a signature golf course, and National Forest welcome you to the north Georgia outdoors.  The only fast-paced activity is the premier cycling challenge of the beautiful mountain terrain.      

We invite you to rediscover Dahlonega’s golden town with no rush, experience the wine country, rest at your choice of B & B’s, Cabins, or Hotels, and explore the endless outdoor adventure.