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Expedition Oregon 2024
World Championship Qualifier Race

race overview

Expedition Oregon, Sept 6-14 2024

Edition 5: The Mighty GORGE

Early bird team price $1250/person 

6 days of racing on a world class designed course including 

-ropes and climbing

-class II/III- packrafting

-Miles and miles of beautiful rideable -singletrack



-Off trail trekking

-more scenic vistas than you can count

-Dynamic route choices

-Technical terrain

- and some more surprises


Come test yourself in the longest running World Series Expedition Race in North America and Become Your Own Legend.

Dates: Sept 6-14, 2024 

Location: Columbia River Gorge

Affiliation: ARWS qualifier, USARA Regional event

Disciplines with difficulty ratings:

MTB: 6/10

Trek: 8/10

Paddle: 5/10

Navigation: 7/10

Endurance: 10/10

Mandatory Gear: Standard ARWS, including ropes, packrafts/IK (although a guided raft category will likely be available), headlamps, etc.  Link here

Estimated time for winners: 80 - 100 hours

Course open: 144 hourse

Team Formats: 2,3,4 person.  4 person co-ed is premiere category for ARWS rankings and prize purse

Prizes: Free entry to World Championships, Sponsor and cash prize

Entry Fee PP: $1250 (includes maps, swag, food, logistical support, transportation to start, insurance, basic lodging

* a portion of each ticket price will be going to Bend Sustainability Fund and to a non-profit listed on our impacts page.


Bend Sustainability Fund, a Visit Bend Project, invests in projects that create sustainable experiences in Bend’s community.


At Visit Bend, sustainability is based on three pillars: economic, environmental, and social. Our community is dependent on all three, and it is important to find a balance between them. To have a thriving, sustainable community for residents and visitors alike, it is important that we take into consideration all three pillars.


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