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The 20th Major Mountain Summit will be April 22-24, 2021 in Blowing Rock, NC. We are transferring entries to the rescheduled date for April 22-24, 2021



Major Taylor Mountain Summit 2021

Dates: Apr 22 – Apr 24

Location: Blowing Rock, NC


Summit 2021 Stats:

Total Miles for Masters Routes:

102 miles

Total Climbing for Masters Routes:

8,700+ feet


Total Miles for Long Routes:

169 miles

Total Climbing for Long Routes:

14,500+ feet


Beers on Tap at Blowing Rock Brewery today:   10





Blowing Rock offers a half dozen independently owned motels and small lodges, such as the Mountainaire Inn, Alpine Lodge Inn, Ridgeway Inn, and Hillwinds.  We are partial, though to the Homestead Inn - an old school drive-up motel.  Further down the hill on 321 is the more modern Cliff Dwellers Inn and Holiday Inn Express.   Blowing Rock Properties offers a half dozen small 2 and 3 BR cabins in downtown Blowing Rock.  There are also large luxury homes that can be discovered through some of the cabin conglomeration sites on the internet machine.  Book early!


The Homestead


The Inn At Ragged Gardens


Blowing Rock Properties


Bicycle shops:

Rhoddie Bicycle Outfitters

Address: 257 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10AM - 6PM 

                Sunday and Monday Closed


Magic Cycles

Address: 140 Depot St #2, Boone, NC 28607

Hours: Monday - Saturday 10AM - 6PM 

                Sunday Closed

Phone: (828) 265-2211


Boone Bike & Touring 

Address: 774 E King St, Boone, NC 28607

Hours: Monday - Saturday 10AM - 6PM 

                Sunday Closed

Phone: (828) 262-5750