Leaving Show Low on US 60. Photo courtesy Bruce Chandler.



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Springerville, AZ
Springerville, AZ.
Photo courtesy Bruce Chandler.

Resting cyclist
Sometimes, you just gotta rest.
Photo courtesy Bruce Chandler.


High Country
200 km Brevet

  • Date/Time
  • Description
  • Directions
  • Route Map
  • Cue Sheet
  • Elevation/Terrain
  • Requirements
  • Rider Info
  • Registered Riders
Date:  Saturday, August 16, 2014

Distance: 125 miles

Start Time: 6:00 am
There will be a mass start at 6 AM and announcements and time for questions at 5:45 AM. Note: Arizona does not observe Daylight Savings Time, and stays on Mountain Standard Time year-round. For example, in the summer months, during Daylight Savings Time, the time in Arizona and California is the same; Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico are one hour ahead.
Start Location: Safeway in Show Low (Get directions)

Time Limit: 13.5 hours

Sunrise:  5:42 AM
Sunset:  7:06 PM

Cost: $20

RUSA sanctioned.


This route is one large loop starting and ending in Show Low, AZ. The loop passes through rolling grassland to the Springerville/Eager area, after which it enters the White Mountain lake country with a stop at Big Lake, and then returns to Show Low.

Springerville, AZ

Leaving Show Low and heading for Springerville, AZ. Photo courtesy Bruce Chandler.

Directions to the start

Location: Safeway in Show Low

Address: 900 W. Deuce of Clubs, Show Low, AZ

Directions:  Safeway is just north of the intersection of routes 260 and US 60, and just south of the Days Inn where we used to meet.



Route Map

View  on line map here

Cue sheets will be handed out at the start of each event. Copies are provided here for planning purposes. Make sure you use the cue sheets provided on the morning of the ride. They will be the most up to date.

Download cue sheet (xls)

Download cue sheet (pdf)

Elevation Profile

5,380 feet of climbing. Highest point on the route is 9, 500 feet above sea level.


Lights: Optional. However, if you're still riding after sunset, you need lights as required by law


The first store you are likely to encounter is about 47 miles into the ride. After that, there are services every 25-40 miles. You'll find services in Springerville, Eager, Big Lake, Hon Dah Casino, and Pine. A hydration system is highly recommended.

19 Registered Riders.

Rider Name RUSA # City State/Prov
Carlton van Leuven 4713 Chandler AZ
Deven Gudinas Peoria AZ
Garlen Gudinas Glendale AZ
Gerry Goode 60 Tucson AZ
Guy McArthur Tucson AZ
Jan Cesnek 10270 Phoenix AZ
John Ingold 3065 Flagstaff AZ
Julie Brass 9284 Scottsdale AZ
Kevin Arps 3611 Phoenix AZ
Kurt Smith 6398 Gilbert AZ
Lee Wilkening 10970 Phoenix AZ
Patrick Rinckey 9303 Tucson AZ
Peter Vlad Tempe AZ
Robert Larson 9945 Phoenix AZ
Roger Peskett 3726 Tucson AZ
Russell Cummings 5815 Prescott AZ
Steve Brass 9283 Scottsdale AZ
Steve Atkins 3359 Tempe AZ
Thomas Altemus 4464 Tucson AZ