Each year, cyclists convene in Oceanside ready to prove themselves in Race Across America (RAAM), one of the most respected and longest running endurance sporting events in the world. O’side also hosts the annual Race Across the West (RAW), one of the world’s top RAAM qualifying events. RAAM racers bike 3000 miles across 12 states, climbing 170,000 vertical feet in no more than 12 (for solo riders) to nine days (for teams). RAM riders race 860 miles from Oceanside to Durango, Colorado. In Oceanside, you can cheer on the competitors as they launch their epic sprint.
Event special rates and current Oceanside deals
We’re so excited to have you join us in Oceanside for this action-packed annual event. We want planning your time with us to be as easy as possible, so we’ve put together the best lodging and hotel deals for RAAM and RAW below.
Depending on the size of your group, Visit Oceanside may be able to assist you in finding the perfect location for your group to stay together or find a venue for a group celebration after the event. Contact our Group Travel Department for more information.
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