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Raccoon Rally

Mountain Bike, Photo Credit- SeanCarr Photography

Allegany State Park plays host to one of the longest standing traditions in cycling in Western New York drawing competitors from several surrounding states.  The Raccoon Rally offers cyclists and families one of the most picturesque and memorable quad busting days of cycling action annually.  Over the years the Rally continues to evolve delivering a cycling tradition to thousands of participants. 

Sunday's Cross Country Mountain Bike Race once again blasts off and finishes at the top of the mountain/Summit area in Red House at 10am utilizing most of the Art Roscoe Trail System and Thunder Run Singletrack. Novice, Beginner, Sport & Expert classes battle it out for awards and prizes in several age groups. There's a course for every level of mountain biker at the Raccoon Rally. Free Kids Races round out the Sunday action followed by the awards ceremony and raffle up at the Summit Area as well. Race-day registration is welcome.  Registration/number pickup opens at 8am at the Summit Area warming hut.  Rain or shine. 

XC Race Start Times & Classes
Expert Men & Women, Singlespeed Expert  10am
Sport Men & Women 10:05am
Beginner & Novice Men & Women 10:10am
Free kids races (for the little tykes) around 1pm prior to
awards ceremony around the grassy ski lodge weather permitting

E-Bikes are prohibited from use on the Art Roscoe Trail system.  OPRHP states that all classes of E-bikes are not permitted.  This applies to the Raccoon Rally as well.


Phone Number

Allegany State Park- Summit Area
Art Roscoe Ski Area
Salamanca, NY 14779
United States

Latitude & Longitude
42.125776415848, -78.70488565168 Google Maps