Two scheduled dates to pick from: August 12-15 and Sept 30 - Oct. 3 2021
Maine is in the midst of a small-batch craft brew Renaissance. Combine that with some amazing Mt Biking for any rider from novice to experienced and you have the makings of a great adventure.
Both Festivals include 3 nights accommodations, 2.5 days of guided biking , instruction for novices, 5 gourmet meals, and handcrafted delicious Maine craft brews from the likes of Liquid Riot, Lone Pine, Bissell Brothers, . Expect energy packed,delicious gourmet breakfasts and Lunches. All will include Cliff’s specialties like homemade waffles, muffins and Granolas . Also hand-craftedBlack Bean Sweet Potato Chili and black bean vegetable chicken Burritos. Glutten Free? No problem. Let Cliff show you his garden as a lot of food he serves he grows onsite. In addition there will be a huge Lobsterbake cook out around the campfire.Entertainment will include touring world-class musicians both Friday and Saturday night. Mt Bikes available and for the novices cliffs amazing instruction skill clinic which is rated to be the best in the country and novices trails appropriately challenging but not beating you up . Daily two guided rides grouped by skill level are provided and if you want to skip a ride we offer kayaks and tubes for chillaxing on the clear shallow waters of the famous Long Pond.
After spending the day adventuring, unwind at the cozy mountain lodge compound, wood-fired hot tub and top beers from Maine renound Lone Pine, Bissell Brothers, liquid Riot to name a few.. Each evening becomes a beer tasters dream as representatives will pour generous samples of their top beers as you enjoy live music each night from touring musicians playing music that pairs perfectly with an idyllic outdoor setting. Highly talented musicians and artists from all around the USA and abroad will be performing Friday and Saturday evenings in the yurt or the deck behind the lodge.
DAY 1 ARRIVAL
4 pm-ish Arrival. Settle in to reservation and meet other guests. Bike fitting possible. Dinner on your own. You may use our kitchen facilities and/or barbeque your own ingrediants. Map available to local restaurants.
8 am breakfast. Bike fitting and instruction followed by guided rides. Return for lunch and rest. After siesta guided rides, swimming or hiking. Return to lodgy 4-5 pm. Dinner: Pot Luck Feast. Bring your own food or special dish. Kitchen facilities and barbeque available for use. Craft brews, live music follows.
8 am breakfast. Guided group rides based on skill level and stamina. Return for lunch, rest and craft brews. Afternoon guides rides, swimming, siesta, etc. Return 4-5 pm. Dinner 6 pm ish.
Lobster Bake, live music, microbrews.
DAY 4: LAST DAY OF RIDING AND DEPARTURE
Breakfast, guided rides or coffee and guided rides with brunch around 11 a.m.
Departure - 12-1pm
2 Rates based on your accommodation choice which is 1st come 1st serve. Full services available for all.
Rate #1 - Lodge rooms are Maine comfy rustic- all bedding & towels included.
Rate #2 - Yurt: Group space (matressses included ) /Camping- need all your own gear (campsite + full services)