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Olympic | 1500 meter swim | 40 kilometer bike | 10 kilometer run
Sprint | 400 meter swim | 20 kilometer bike | 5 kilometer run
The Bass Lake Yosemite Triathlon is centered at Bass Lake, a picturesque mountain lake in the Sierra Foothills only 15 minutes from the southern gate of Yosemite and less than an hour from Half Dome and Yosemite Valley. Triathletes are treated to a swim in the clear mountain waters of Bass Lake, followed by a challenging ride around Bass Lake and through the Sierra National Forest to finish with a run along the shores of Bass Lake. At 3000 feet of altitude, Bass Lake boast of crisp, clean mountain air and the beautiful scenery of the Sierra foothills and Yosemite National Park.
Bass Lake Area Map
The transition area is located in the parking lot in front of the Pines Village Resort.
To make things easy, we offer a bike drop off on Friday. Security will be posted at the transition site on Friday night. Bike drop off is 5pm-8pm.
The lake will be full in 2018. We will be starting from the Bass Lake Marina with an in water start at the boat ramp. The swim exit is by the pool (see transition map, above for route to transition from swim exit). The above map shows the measurements of the sprint swim course. The sprint swim will be laid out exactly as shown above, guaranteeing that the swim course will be accurate.
Wet suits are allowed.