UTV Takeover 2K21
(July 28 - August 1, 2021)
Make your plans to join us for the 2021 version of UTV Takeover, July 28-August 1, 2021 at Southern Gap Outdoor Adventure! Just like last year's event it promises to be the most epic UTV event in the east, featuring mud bogs. hill climbs, gap jumps, rally races, games, music, good food and more! You don't want to miss it!!
Event tickets are on sale now and camping reservations are open through utvtakeover.com. Reserve your spot and your tickets today!
To learn more and see the list of our sponsors and vendors, click here!
Freedom Night Ride to Grundy
(July 2, 2021)
Celebrate the 4th of July with us just a little early. We will be hosting a night ride to Grundy to celebrate and to coincide with the Town of Grundy's fireworks event. The group will ride to Grundy for the town Independence Day fireworks event and when the event concludes, return by trail to the Southern Gap Visitor Center.
Entry fee is $20 per machine for the ride which begins at 7 p.m. and ends at midnight. Registration is open from 5 to 7 p.m. Each participant will receive an American Flag to display on their machine! All Spearhead Trails rules and regulations apply during this event.
Fifth Annual Poker Run
(August 7, 2021)
Best Hand wins $500!
Poker Run begins at 2 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m. Entry fee is $20 for each hand. Multiple hand can be purchased. Stay tuned for more details as we get closer to the event.
Third Annual Hollywood Nights Night Ride
(August 21, 2021)
Mark your calendar now and stay tuned for details! The ride will begin at 6 p.m. and end at midnight.
Howl at the Moon Night Ride
(September 11, 2021)
The night ride will begin at 7 p.m. and end at midnight. Stay tuned for details.
Southern Gap Elk Fest
(October 13-16, 2021)
Plan to join us for the second annual Southern Gap Elk Fest. Planning is underway now to build on our 2020 event which featured a wild game dinner, elk viewing tours, arts, crafts, mountain games, music and more! Ralph Stanley II and the Clinch Mountain Boys will join us as our musicial guest on Saturday of the festival and an open mic night on Friday will offer aspiring musicians a chance to show off their talents! We'll post a full schedule as we get closer to the event. Stay tuned!
For sponsor info and to learn more about the events at Elk Fest, click here!
Snap the Gap Quarterly Photo Contest!
Think you've got what it takes to capture the best of the best when it comes to taking photos? Try your hand and enter our Snap the Gap Quarterly Photo Contest! You might just win a $50 Southern Gap Outdoor Adventure Gift Certificate if your photo is chosen as a category winner in one of four categories being sought -- and a $100 Southern Gap Outdoor Adventure Gift Certificate if your photo is chosen as the fan favorite! We hold the contest quarterly. Entries for the third quarter contest will be accepted through September 30, 2021 in the categories of action/outdoor adventure; nature; relaxation/vacation; and scenic/landscapes. All photos must be taken at Southern Gap and must be taken in the quarter in which the photo is submitted. To enter your photo, send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tell us your name, your hometown, and in which category you are entering the submitted photo. Put Snap the Gap in the subject line. At the end of the quarter, Southern Gap judges will pick the best photo in each category and post the results on Facebook. Our Facebook fans will then have the opportunity to choose a Fan Favorite to be decided by the number of likes the entries receive on the four photo post of category winners. Don't delay! Enter today! For complete contest rules and regulations, click here!