Brown County Epic

Oct. 7th – 9th, 2022

About the Big Woods Brown County Epic

Experience the best mountain biking in the Midwest at the Big Woods Brown County Epic Mountain Bike Festival, October 7-9, 2022.  Located in Brown County, Indiana the 2022 Mountain Bike Festival and Epic Ride will offer tons of flowing single track during prime Autumn Season.  The Epic Ride with SAG support will take place on Saturday, October 8.  Multiple routes of varying length and difficulty will be mapped and signed for participants.  This is not a race, just a ride in the woods with friends. Sleep in Sunday and take an easy ride before breaking camp.

And did we mention all proceeds benefit the HMBA, building new trails every year!

Registration to the Epic Mountain Bike Festival includes:

  • Unlimited good vibes for giving back to the local trail system!
  • Flagged, well marked trails
  • Sweepers and Bike Patrol trained in first-aid
  • Food, drinks, and support at all aid stations
  • Basic bike assistance at aid stations (free lube, tire pumping, etc.)
  • Swag bag with plenty of cool stuff including an event t-shirt
  • And don’t forget, all proceeds go to HMBA, which goes back to the trails you’re riding!

Raffle Items:

  • Brown County Bikes is donating a Transition bike to raffle to participants! EPIC!!!
  • Bicycle Station is also donating a bike to raffle to participants! WOW!
  • SRAM has donated 20 $25 gift cards to be raffled to early bird registrations
  • SRAM has donated 10 $50 gift cards to be raffled to registrants who volunteer 10+ hours of trail work before the Epic!
  • and maybe more to come…

Event Schedule: COMING SOON

Ride Guide with Maps: COMING SOON

Volunteer: COMING SOON (Volunteers will get a free t-shirt and tent camping)


HMBA (Hoosier Mountain Bike Association) is a 501c (3) non-profit representing Central Indiana area mountain bikers. HMBA builds and maintains all of the natural surface mountain biking trails in Central Indiana, including the trails at Brown County State Park. HMBA members contribute more than 5,000 volunteer hours annually and have constructed over 100 miles of new, sustainable trails in Indiana.


Our sponsors are a large part of making the Big Woods Brown County Epic Mountain Bike Festival such an amazing success. If you have questions about sponsorship please contact Jeff Fetterer at

October 7-9, 2022
(updated registration coming soon!)


2021 Epic

Check out some of the photos from last year's Brown County Epic!