The Raven Rock Ramble is a century (100-mile) bicycle ride that explores the four-county area (Wake, Harnett, Lee, and Chatham) around Raven Rock State Park. Proceeds benefit the UNC Kidney Center for direct patient services. Since its start in 2002, the Raven Rock Ramble has raised over $400,000 towards kidney health and awareness.
Facts at a Glance
Sunday, May 7, 2023 at 8:30am - rain or shine
100 miles, 86 miles, 100K (62 miles), 42 miles, 50K (31 miles), 10 miles. See the Routes
page for details.
You may pick up your registration packet on Friday, May 5 (10:00am -7:00pm), or Saturday, May 6 (10:00am - 7:00 pm) at The Bicycle Chain
Address: 1791 W Williams St, Apex, NC 27523 [map
Registration packets will also be available starting at 7:00am the morning of the event (Sunday, May 7) at Harris Lake County Park at the Longleaf Shelter.
Park opens at 7:00am. Announcements start promptly at 8:30am on the road in front of the event parking field. 100, 86, 62, and 42 mile rides start after announcements; 31 and 10 mile rides start 5 minutes later. Anyone wishing a more relaxed start may leave with the second group. All routes close at 4:30pm.
$60, includes an awesome free event tee shirt or hat, and copious amounts of food.
Refunds / Deferments / Transfers
- Registration fees are not refundable, including in the situation the event has to be cancelled for any reason.
- Your entry can not be deferred to next year.
- You may transfer your registration free of charge by having your reciptient fill out a new emergency contact form at packet pickup.
- Unused entries may be considered a charitable donation for tax purposes, as allowed by law.
Free merchandise must be claimed during packet pickup times listed above. All remaining merchandise will go on sale after the event starts.
If you would like to make a donation to the cause (Thank-you!), you can click the Donate button, above, or you can mail a check made out to 'Raven Rock Ramble
Raven Rock Ramble
5448 Apex Peakway PMB 189
Apex, NC 27502
Raven Rock Ramble 501(c)(3) public charity IRS ID#85-0768119.
For 2023, donations to Raven Rock Ramble will be donated to the UNC Kidney Center.
Any donation of $50 or more (in addition to the registration fee) will qualify you as a private sponsor - see the Sponsors
page (scroll to the bottom).
The Raven Rock Ramble promotes awareness of the importance of organ donation. If you are an organ donor (indicated by a heart on your driver's license) or agree to become one, then we have a special offer for you. See the Special offer for organ donors
page for more information. If you're not already an organ donor, you can register here