May 25-29, 2017

Singletrack Summer Camp at the Trans-Sylvania Epic Mountain Bike Race: May 25-29, 2017


The 5-day race will take place May 25-29, 2017. Registration opens January 1.

Come back in 2017! for Singletrack Summer Camp at the Trans-Sylvania Epic!

Mical Dyck (Stan’s NoTubes Elite Women’s Team) congratulates other racers at the finish of the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic.

A new look and format await you at the 2017 Trans-Sylvania Epic.

Now 5 days of stages! Arrive Wednesday, May 24 for a late day welcome gathering and the awarding of the first leaders jerseys of 2017 Ride, rinse, relax, repeat

New looks to classic stages. A remote start is back. Some new food options. And some more fun planned at camp!

Duo is back too! Bring a friend and spend week riding incredible trails together

A free tent site is included with every entry; upgrade to other on-site lodging or RV parking

All the other great pieces that makes our riders want to come back year after year will part of TSEpic again.

And of course all the #EastCoastRocks you want!

One of the cool things about stage racing is the leader of each classification gets their own jersey to let everyone know it!

Registration Basics:

Solo, Duo, our non-racing “Experience” and “Epic Team” options exist at the Trans-Sylvania Epic. The details of these options and what they include is explained on the Categories Page of our site. After choosing your category you can continue to choose options for lodging, food. All registrations include a campsite as part of registration with on-site lodging upgrades available.


The Trans-Sylvania Epic offers all participants a:

Another great post- race recovery method!Fully supported mountain bike vacation

Setting that allows allowing you to relax amidst the deep dark forest greenery, complete with camp lake, cold spring fed streams and swimming pool between stages.

Base camp style approach allowing you to bring anything and everything you need to one location for the whole event – spare parts, your coffee maker, back up bike, extra gear, the rest of the family, your favorite teddy – pack ’em all

Renowned mix of subpurb trails and courses, “The best mix of any stage race!” Colt McElwain


Singletrack Summer Camp atmosphere you get nowhere else!


For more information on Stage Info, Maps, Daily Schedule, Additional Services, Prize List, Photos, Media coverage and more, please visit the links on the right hand sidebar.


And don’t hesitate to call or email with more questions!

Vicki Barclay (Stan’s NoTubes Elite Women’s Team) rides through the woods at the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic.     “Due to your support our events have raised more than $20,000.00 for PA trails and the effort to launch the PA Interscholastic Cycling League. Please help us to continue to support these efforts by coming out and having some fun at our events and by donating directly to the PA League PAMTB.ORG.”  

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Thanks for joining us this year!

Relive the memories with our 2016 race coverage!

Michael Wissell (Team Cuppow)

Werner and Armstrong win NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic titles

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TRANS-SYLVANIA, PA (June 3, 2016) – The final stage of the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic brought thrills and spills on a tough, rocky course made more difficult with a downpour in the middle of the day. Battles for the overall general classification (GC) wins didn’t go…

Kaysee Armstrong (Liv)

Stage 4 win boosts Werner into leader’s spot at NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic

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TRANS-SYLVANIA, PA (June 2, 2016) – Stage 4 of the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic was a wet and wild ride at R.B. Winter State Park, a mainstay of the event with some new trails and more miles added for this edition. A steady rain through most…

Cody Phillips (Ibis Cycles Enduro Team)

Phillips finally gets his NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic stage win

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TRANS-SYLVANIA, PA (June 1, 2016) – Today was Enduro Day at the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic – a day when descending prowess is key for every racer. While the elite solo general classification contenders tried to keep the rubber side down and their hopes of overall…

Rob Campbell (BikeLine)

Lindine wins stage 2 battle with Werner at the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic

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TRANS-SYLVANIA, PA (May 31, 2016) – Today’s stage featured some of the signature trails of the NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Epic, including classic Eastern rocky singletrack that inspired racers to give it their all. Despite the challenging terrain, the top riders fought until the end and kept…