From the Austin Ridge Riders site:
What exactly is Cranksgiving?
Cranksgiving is about family and friends.
Cranksgiving is celebrating an active lifestyle, appreciating a healthy, able body and communing with nature.
And in addition to the fellowship and sharing an activity we all are passionate about, we come together to break bread and benefit a worthy cause or organization. What could be more fitting with the season?
Early registration - $25 (ends 11/22/12)
Go to: https://www.bikereg.com/Net/17579
Onsite registration - $30
How many laps can you ride around the sweet singletrack at Pace Bend Park in 6 hours? Ride begins at 9am, last laps start no later than 3pm. Earn a raffle ticket for each lap you complete. Results and prize raffle at 4:30pm.
Registration includes 6 hours of singletrack fun, sports drink and snacks during the ride, prize raffle and post-ride BBQ. Race pace or a casual jaunt, whatever spins your wheels.
Early registration ends Nov. 22 at 5 p.m. Onsite registration and packet pick up in the park at the East Trailhead beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24.
Maps and other info about the park at www.co.travis.tx.us/tnr/parks/pace_bend.asp.
The park will be open to the public during this event. There are plenty of primitive camping sites, but reservations are encouraged for RV sites w/hookups.
Burn off that extra helping of pumpkin pie and support a good cause at the same time. Learn about the Lupus Foundation of America at: www.lupus.org
I'll see you out there!