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The Sidetrack E P I C

15 Jun - 18 Jun 2023, Engelberg, Switzerland

CW's Choice

Ready to push your limits?

The Sidetrack E P I C is a self-sufficient cycling adventure in one of the most beautiful regions of Europe. Superb roads and mystical scenery; Switzerland is a playground for road cycling enthusiasts. Head up the mountain to the sounds of your own breath, the wind in the trees and clanging cowbells.

Become captivated by the views. Let the roads take you into the mountains. This is E P I C.

Two challenging routes

Starting from Engelberg, Switzerland, E P I C offers two challenging routes through perhaps the most beautiful region of Europe. Remember, it's not a race! It is a self-sufficient cycling adventure. In total autonomy you will go on this journey and face the challenges that come with it.

  • Sidetrack EPIC: 220 km / 7250m+
  • Sidetrack EPIC Light: 160 km / 4500m+


A comprehensive offer

What's included?

  • Accommodation in Ski Lodge, 3 nights including a legendary breakfast on all days.
  • Welcome dinnerand finisher's Feast.
  • Safe luggage & bike storage (incl. bike stand and tools).
  • Live state-of-the-art GPS Tracker; dotwatching fans, family and friends can follow along with auto updates.
  • Professional ride nutrition & water bottles at the start.
  • Exclusive GPX of the route including checkpoints.
  • Free parking in front of the hotel, based on “first come, first served”.


Road bike | Ultra

Start & finish place

CWiX 250

Distances and elevation
220km/7250m, 160km/4500m.

GPS route only

Events nearby

MTB | Hergiswil am Napf

Gravel bike | Andermatt

Road bike | Andermatt

Gravel bike | Andermatt

Available hotels nearby

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