The Assault on the Carolinas is the annual fundraiser for the Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest. 



The 17th Assault on the Carolinas will be on Saturday, April 9th, 2016. 

Registration is closed.  

We reached our 1,000 rider cap and closed registration on December 11th, 2015.  

If you missed out and want to ride in the 2017 AOTC, we'll open registration in October, 2016.


Scroll down to see the 2016 Gold~Silver~Bronze Sponsors - continually updated! 


The AOTC includes three route options--100k, 60k, and 40k.

The 100k route goes through North Carolina and South Carolina mountains and valleys and up a challenging 6 mile climb to  Ceasar's Head State Park.

The 40k and 60k routes go through the river valleys of Scenic Transylvania County. 

This is a fully supported ride with 4 well-stocked rest stops and a full meal after the ride.

The ride starts (9:00AM) and finishes in downtown Brevard on East Main Street.

Lodging Availability for AOTC weekend

Video - Cycling in Brevard

Video - AOTC Start


Route Queue Sheets and Profiles (subject to change, depending on road and traffic conditions at the time of the ride).

Queue Sheet - 40 K Route  
40 K Profile

Queue Sheet - 60 K Route  
60 K Profile

Queue Sheet - 100 K Route   
100 K Profile

Click here for the event parking map.

Click here for training information.

Gold ~ Silver ~ Bronze Sponsors

2016 Sponsors will be added as they come in - Thank You!