• Donate your old bike chains!

    Donate your old bike chains!

    We are so very thrilled to welcome artist John Niewiek to the 28th Annual Iceman Cometh Challenge.  John will be displaying his 2017 Grand Rapids Art Prize entry at Iceman this year!  And as you can see...it's a perfect...Read more
  • Bells Iceman Cometh is here - Keep checking for updates

    Bells Iceman Cometh is here - Keep checking for updates

    Caption - Left, Iceman riders from Tennessee at the SRAM Ice Cyle Expo. Right, expo is getting busy. Race day tomorrow! Packet pick-up and the SRAM IceCyle Expo is upstairs at Grand Traverse Resort in the Michigan Ballroom....Read more
  • Welcome our 2017 Pro Men!

    Welcome our 2017 Pro Men!

    It's another great year of the men's best mountain bikers, coming to race for the title of Champion of the 2017 Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge.  Everyone's a contender and it's going to be amazing to watch.  Don't miss it. ...Read more
  • It's beginning to look a lot like Iceman

    It's beginning to look a lot like Iceman

    Check out a Kalkaska webcam that is currently showing a couple inches of snow on the ground. http://johndee.com/ncn/kalkaska_ncn.htm And these pictures from Timber Ridge taken Tuesday. Keep an eye on the Iceman.com...Read more
  • Welcome our 2017 Pro Women!

    Welcome our 2017 Pro Women!

    The Pro Women’s race is going to be a great one!  With Chloe Woodruff defending her title and going for a 3rd win, she has a strong list of competitors trying to take the top step away.  This is going to be good folks! Check...Read more
  • What's New for 2017?

    What's New for 2017?

    It's going to be another great year for Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge.  Here's what new this year: Central Market Place @ Timber Ridge We have created a "Central Market Place” for exhibitors right next to the finish line...Read more
  • Bell's Beer Iceman - Racer Update #1

    Bell's Beer Iceman - Racer Update #1

    The 2017 Bell’s Iceman and Slush Cup officially kick off nine days from today on Friday, November 3rd! Let the madness begin. Long-time sponsor CLIF Bar has $900 bucks burning a hole in their pocket and wants to donate it to...Read more
  • Call to Action: Mountain bike park at Sugar Loaf?

    Call to Action: Mountain bike park at Sugar Loaf?

    Cody Sprattmoran is working on a proposal for a mountain bike park at Sugar Loaf. Have thoughts about it? There will be a public meeting this Friday 10/20 @ 11am at the Leelanau County Governmental Center Lower Level located...Read more
  • Two words: Beer List

    Two words: Beer List

    Bell's Iceman Expo @ Grand Traverse ResortAmber Oarsman Two Hearted Oatsmobile Winter WhitensKalamazoo Stout Porter LagerWinter WhiteTwo Hearted Double Cream Stout Araba  Bell's Iceman Timber Ridge (Friday &...Read more
  • Transfer spots still available for Bell's Iceman, deadline Friday the 13th.

    Transfer spots still available for Bell's Iceman, deadline Friday the 13th.

    The 2017 Bell's Beer Iceman Cometh Challenge has sold out again. We are looking forward to a great event and welcoming riders, new and veteran, to Traverse City. Here's a brief refresher on the transfer process. New Rider...Read more