The Cyclist's Menu - Gravel Camp Arizona

The Cyclist's Menu - Gravel Camp Arizona

The Cyclist's Menu, co-founded in 2014 by Coach Heidi and Zander (Chef Z), seeks to connect people to the food and land in beautiful places across the globe. They provide an adventure on the bike and in the kitchen, unmatched in this industry. Based in Tucson, Arizona.

https://www.ridebikeseatfood.com/arizona-gravel.html

Daily Millage : 40-100+ miles of the Patagonia/Sonoita regions most unique dirt roads

​Daily Elevation Gain: 2,500-7,000 ​

Itinerary

* This is our very general schedule for the week. Upon signing up for camp, you will receive a welcome packet with a detailed itinerary, bike rental information, what to expect/how to prep for your trip, packing list, arrival/departure info., etc.

Day 0: Travel to Tucson

If you can't arrive to the Tucson airport before 11AM on arrival day, please consider traveling to Tucson one day before camp begins. Patagonia, AZ is 1.5 hrs south of Tucson and we will only have one pickup shuttle scheduled.

Tucson is an incredible city and we highly recommend staying for at least 1 night.

Day 1: Arrival Day    

​We'll pick you up at hotel / airport between 9:30-11 AM. *No need to rent a car*

Transfer from Tucson to Patagonia: 1.5 hrs

Settle in to our abode, get dialed on bikes, enjoy a light lunch by Chef Z!

Roll out for the "shake-down" spin (easy 20 miles) around 2:30-3PM.

Post-ride happy hour & charcuterie as we watch the sun go down!

Seasonally fresh dinner by Chef Z to follow

Day 2-4:

6:30AM Coffee time, followed by breakfast.

8:30AM Roll out on bikes! We will depart on bike every day from the house... no shuttles necessary!!

40-100+ miles daily

A fresh picnic lunch will be served in the middle of nowhere.

We typically finish our rides around 3-4 PM.

Late afternoon / evenings are totally relaxed: jump in the pool, enjoy a massage, hit up the Wagon Wheel Saloon, or just hang in the kitchen with Chef Z.

We'll all soak in the sunset each night, tasty beverage in hand...

Each evening we will gather around the table to tell stories of the day, taste the flavors of the borderlands region of Arizona, and celebrate a moment in time that won't be forgotten.

Day 5: Departure day

6:30-9AM: Coffee & Breakfast

Shuttle back to your Tucson destination (airport or hotel): departs promptly at 9:30AM.*If you are flying out on this day, and need a shuttle to the airport, please schedule your flight to depart after 12PM.

Bon voyage

Cost: $2420 *single supplement room: + $440

Location: Patagonia, AZ ~ A beautiful little borderlands town, 50 miles south of Tucson & 20 miles north of the Mexican border.



2019 Dates
Start: Tuesday, February 19 ~ End: Saturday, February 23, 2019
Start: Tuesday, February 26 ~ End: Saturday, March 2, 2019
Start: Tuesday, March 5 ~ End: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Start: Tuesday, March 12 ~ End: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Start: Tuesday, March 19 ~ End: Saturday, March 23, 2019

2020 Dates:
Start: Tuesday, February 11 ~ End: Saturday, February 15, 2020
Start: Tuesday, February 18 ~ End: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Start: Tuesday, February 25 ~ End: Saturday, February 29, 2020
Start: Tuesday, March 3 ~ End: Saturday, March 7, 2020
Start: Tuesday, March 10 ~ End: Saturday, March 14, 2020
Start: Tuesday, March 17 ~ End: Saturday, March 21, 2020
Start: Tuesday, March 23 ~ End: Saturday, March 28, 2020

 

Ride type:
Mountain biking
Road riding
Sightseeing
Commuter
Rail Trail
Gravel
Various
EPIC Ride
Difficulty: Intermediate (Red)
Ride Duration: Multi-day
Tour duration: 5 days
Fitness Level: Medium
Language(s): English
Terrain:
Shared Bike Path - Paved
Shared Bike Path - Dirt
On-Road Bike Lane
On-Road
Off-Road - Fire Trail
Off-Road - Rail Trail
Off-Road - Single Track
Off-Road - Downhill
Gravel Road
Mobile Coverage: Limited
Services:
Water
Food
First Aid
Toilets
Bike hire
Carparking
Bike servicing
Accessible by bike
Accessible by car
Accessible by public transport
Accessible by shuttle
Phone Number: Click to Call
Email: Email
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