July 21 - 22, 2018

The Heck Epic

Donald Ferguson Demonstration Forest Area

Two Harbors-Grand Marais, MN Heck Epic, Day 1, Day 2

This Event Took Place Sun. Jul 22, 2018


The Heck Epic is approximately 220 mile, two day, one night bikepacking race. Start and finish in 2018 will be just north of Two Harbors, MN.

This is a timed event. Each day will have its own finish time. The lowest combined times from Day One and Two will be declared the winner.

Day One: Racers depart from Two Harbors, MN to Grand Marais, MN. Approximate distance is 115 miles. Racers will camp overnight in Grand Marais.

Day Two: Racers will depart from Grand Marais back to Two Harbors. Approximate distance of 110 miles. The route will be about 80% different than Day One.

Racers will be responsible for carrying, on their bike, what they need to camp for Saturday night in Grand Marais, MN. This is a self supported event. Participants must rely on their own skill set or the generosity of their fellow riders while traveling. Limited transport services will be provided for drop out support. All riders must obey state, county and city traffic laws. And please be great cycling citizens! Be friendly. Do not litter. And enjoy this beautiful part of the world!

Thanks for coming up!

2018 Update

Our 2018 Heck Epic will feature some of the best and wildest roads in the region. Thanks for joining us on this adventure.


There are no refunds. Please contact Jeremy Kershaw at jeremybkershaw@gmail.com with questions. Thank you!

Local time: 4:37 AM


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