The route changes slightly from year to year according to conditions. Detailed maps of the route are not published before the event.
CircumBurke route starts at Sherburne Lodge on Burke Mountain heading up the mountain circling counterclockwise around Burke and Umpire mountains.
The State of Vermont Department of Forests Parks and Recration has allowed bikers to use the state logging trails which connect Burke Mountain to the Victory Hill Sector trails only on event day, each year. Beginning in 2018, the State will levy a $4 surcharge on all CircumBurkers to fund remediation of trail damage, statewide.
START /FINISH AT SHERBURNE LODGE. PLEASE CROSS THE FINISH LINE SO WE KNOW YOU ARE NOT LOST ON THE COURSE.
Water, directly from a cooler, and an assortment of simple foods ranging for energy bars, bagels, VT made specialties, bananas, oranges and chips. You must fil your own water bottle or camelback. NO cups provided. If you require special food or beverages, please bring them.