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3 Creek Century

The 2016 Three Creek Century is a scenic bicycle tour through Cumberland County in Central Pennsylvania, sponsored by the Harrisburg Bicycle Club. You will bike back roads past meandering creeks and working farms and over historic stone bridges. The Kings Gap option is available on the Yellow Breeches Ramble 25 mile route. 

Also new this year is the option to ride the Cumberland Valley Rail Trail for up to 18 miles. This ride will start between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

T-shirts are available and must be ordered by August 15th.  

Choose to ride 25, 50, 75, or 100 miles. Enjoy homemade soup, and lots of fresh baked goods.

Register now for best price and print/bring your ticket to the event for quick check-in.

Registration Fee Includes

• Lunch           • Snacks         • Vegetarian Lunch option   

• Cue Sheets   • Rest Stops    • Sag Support

 Available Routes

• 25 miles, 50 miles, 75 miles, 100 miles. New for 2016- the South Mountain Challenge 50 mile option!

All rides start at Penn Township Fire Department. 

An optional 4 mile climb up King's Gap is available on the 25 mile Yellow Breeches Ramble route.


T-shirt orders must be placed by 8/15/16 available in long-sleeve and short-sleeve moisture-wicking fabric. Only a small quantity of t-shirts will be available for purchase at the event. All pre-ordered t-shirts (short sleeve and long sleeve) must be picked up at the event. Order now to reserve yours!

Event schedule and times

Pre-registered participant check-in and event day registration is available from 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

The ride opens at 7:00 AM.

Riders must enter the course no later than:

8:00 AM for 100 miles

9:30 AM for 75 & 50 miles

11:00 AM for 25 miles

9:00-11:00 AM for the rail trail ride

All riders must be off the course by 5 PM


Check out some photos from an earlier Three Creek Century:

Looking for more information? Check out our event website.


Fee Disclaimer: Sorry, no refunds. This event is held rain or shine.

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Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT) - Add to Calendar


Penn Township Fire Department Complex - 1750 Pine Road, Newville , PA 17241 - View Map


Earlier Event: September 3
Kings Gap Time Trial
Later Event: October 8
Ride with Rich!