What is the Chino Grinder?
A 115 Mile Gravel Road Ultra Endurance Cycling Event. The course is an and back from the Town of Chino Valley, Arizona to Williams, Arizona and back through the upper Verde Watershed of the Prescott and Kaibab National Forests. There is approximately a 70/30 split between gravel and paved roads. Elevations along the course vary from 4000 ft to 7200 ft. Three aid stations support riders with water, sports drinks, energy bars and more. Roving mechanic support throughout the ride. All riders free beer (must be 21), event tee shirt, a chance to win fabulous raffle prizes. There are also 25, 44 and 62 mile all gravel options.