August 29 -
September 1

Sun Valley, Idaho

The Queen Stage Race includes Rebecca's Private Idaho on Sunday, September 1st. It is the final stage of this multi-day gravel event inside Idaho's beautiful, rugged, and vast interior.
We offer up to four days riding, and as much as 200 miles of pristine gravel right in the center of Idaho's rugged heartland. New this year, you can choose your favorite stage, or select all of them by joining our coveted Queen’s Stage Race.
Our charitable efforts support the Be Good™ Foundation which removes financial barriers and provides more access to cycling opportunities for individuals from underrepresented communities: women, military veterans, para cyclists, BIPOC, and LGTBQ+ individuals.

Bask in the Limelight

Limelight is RPI's host hotel. Right in the heart of Ketchum, Idaho it is the place where our event begins on Wednesday with our rider meeting and packet pickup activities before Stage 1 the next day. It is also where we kick off the start to Dollarhide Stage 2 on Friday.

Limelight offers a host of amenities you'll want to take advantage of, including secure bike parking, beautiful accommodations and proximity to everything Ketchum has to offer: shopping, dining, access to the outdoors, and incredible views.

Save up to 25% off Limelight Hotel's nightly room rate by booking as part of your visit to RPI!

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Rebecca's Private Idaho:

Sunday, September 1st

Rebecca's Private Idaho is one of America's most beautiful and epic gravel races. In the 11 years since Rebecca Rusch first launched RPI, it has become a bucket-list event for professional and amateur riders, alike. Rated a Top Five Gravel Event by Global Cycling Network and one of the 25 Best Bike Rides in the World by Outside Magazine, RPI has been staged every Labor Day weekend since 2013 in Rebecca's hometown and surrounding backcountry of Ketchum, Idaho.

Visit the main stage routes on GAIA GPS!

Tater Tot

18.7mi, 1,473'
50% gravel road
50% pavement

French Fry

56mi, 4,386'
80% gravel road
20% pavement

Baked Potato

103mi, 6,271'
90% gravel road
10% paved road

The Queen's Stage Race

Experience smashing climbs, stunning views, and the hometown hospitality of Rebecca’s Private Idaho in the best way possible. Up and down 186 miles of unparalleled backcountry riding. In three timed stages over the course of four days, you’ll fall in love with the raw, varied terrain.

Harriman Trail
A mix of technical single- and double-track trails. Quite possibly the funnest day on a gravel bike!
An out-and-back casual ride with a 4.5-mile-long timed hill climb segment starting at mile 20.
Be Good Ride
Cruise the Tater Tot 20-mile course in a friendly, untimed ride to keep your legs loose for Sunday's big finish.
One of America's longest-running true gravel races featuring 103 miles of racing with 6,300' of elevation.

Gravel For Good

All Rebecca’s Private Idaho riders pedal with a purpose, supporting the Be Good™ Foundation, which operates with the mission of enriching communities by using the bicycle as a catalyst for healing, empowerment, and evolution. Proceeds from various aspects of RPI will be used by the Foundation to support global, national, and local nonprofit organizations that use the bicycle to improve health and overall well-being, connect communities, boost local economies, and protect our planet. At Rebecca's Private Idaho we #GravelForGood!

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Become the master of your RPI experience

The Rusch Academy Mastering Rebecca's Private Idaho online course will teach you how to set up your gravel bike for this specific event, what to eat and wear and even pacing recommendations. Prepare yourself for Rebecca's Private Idaho like never before!

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RPI BaseCamp: Train with Rebecca for RPI!

Do you want to have your BEST Rebecca’s Private Idaho results ever?  Join Rebecca Rusch and her team of experts for 360-degree, fully-coached training program that will prepare you for riding the grueling RPI gravel event.  This eight-week program is designed by her coach Tim Cusick and customized to you based on your training availability, training maturity and RPI event goals. Train along with Rebecca and the BaseCamp community of athletes, learn about nutrition, race strategy, preparedness, and lots more.  Training starts July 3, 2024, and goes through September 1.

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