Apple Century Bike Ride — June 1, 2019 The 100-mile bike ride starts at Walla Walla Point Park in Wenatchee and continues up to the turnaround at Nason Creek Campground on Lake Wenatchee; sponsored by Wenatchee Sunrise Rotary #
Flying Wheels — June 1, 2019 Several cycling options in the largest bike century event in Washington. Includes century (considered tune-up for 1-day STP in July) and metric century (tune up for 2-day STP); leave from Redmond; sponsored by Cascade Bicycle Club. #
Peninsula Metric Century –– June 2, 2019 Choose from routes of 60k, 100k or 100m. Starts in Tacoma at the Narrows Park & Ride. Presented by Tacoma Wheelmen. #
Lake to Lake Bike Ride — June 8, 2019 Explores Bellevue on side roads and bike trails. Benefits Bellevue Youth Camp scholarships. Starts at Lake Hills Community Park. Two options — 9 and 22 miles. #
Bicycle Sundays: Seattle —
June 3, 17, 24, 2018 Lake Washington Boulevard closed to vehicular traffic from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. between Mount Baker Beach and Seward Park.
Woodinville Wine Ride — June 9, 2019 The bike ride takes the Sammamish River Trail and Burke-Gilman Trail to visit area wine producers. A wine and food sampling is provided at the turn-around at Magnuson Park. Presented by Cascade Bicycle Club. #
Tour de Forts —
June 9, 2018 2019 TBA The historic bike ride around Jefferson County starts and ends at Fort Worden in Port Townsend and pays a visit to Fort Flagler and Old Fort Townsend state parks. Rides are 10, 17, 35 or 62 miles. Presented by PTRecyclery.
Evergreen Mountain Bike Festival —
June 9, 2018 2019 TBA Races, raffles, demos and contests at Duthie Hill Mountain Bike Park in Issaquah .
Tour de Mason Lake —
June 9, 2018 2019 TBA The charity bike ride for the Karen Hilburn Breast & Cervial Breast Cancer Fund features options of 20, 32 or 44 miles leaving from Shelton. Inaugural ride was in 2017.
Bike N Juice Festival —
June 9, 2018 2019 TBA A bike festival and race for kids 12 and under. Meets at Leavenworth Ski Hill from 9 a.m. until noon. Bring a bike, helmet and water. Presented by Weyerhaeuser.
Tour de Blast — June 22, 2019 Bicycle ride through blast zone of Mount St. Helens; 33, 67, or 82 mile options. Starts at Toutle Lake High School, 10 miles east of I-5 on Spirit Lake Memorial Highway; Longview Rotary Club #
Kent Earthworks Tour — The Kent Arts Commission is launching a new bike route with an inaugural bike ride. Options of 12, 20 and 23 miles visit “land art” at four area earthwork parks. Starts at Herbert Bayer Earthworks, Mill Creek Canyon Earthworks Park, 742 East Titus Street, Kent.
Painted Cyclists of Fremont Solstice Parade — June 22 or 23, 2019 Cyclists adorned in nothing but paint and a smile are a regular part of the Seattle neighborhood’s Solstice parade, an event scheduled during the Art Festival on June 22 or 23. Check website for date.
Gran Fondo Leavenworth — June 16, 2019 The course is just shy of 90 miles with 7500′ of climbing. There will be approx 36 miles of gravel that climbs 2600′ in 6 miles. Think Forest Service gravel, not GFE gravel. Then another 27 miles of rolling pavement back to Ellensburg. Presented by Vicious Cycle Cycling and Event Promotions.
Sea Tri Kan — June 19-23, 2019 A 400-mile charity bike ride of Washington state to raise money for refugees. The bike tour starts at World Relief’s office in Kent and then passes through the Tri-Cities on the way to Spokane. Proceeds are tripled to provide housing assistance, transportation, English language classes, job skills training, interview & resume preparation, and more. #
Spokane Summer Parkways — June 20, 2019 Bicycling event in Comstock/Manito neighborhood, Spokane.
Tri Cities CF Cycle for Life (Richland) — Aug. 3, 2019 The Cycle for Life bike rides raise money for research and treatment for cystic fibrosis, an inherited chronic disease that affects the lungs and digestive systems of some 30,000 adults and children in the US. The fund-raisers typically feature a one-day bike ride with several mileage options. #
Ride the Willapa — June 22-23, 2019 An up to 62-mile overnight round-trip to Pe Ell, camping at Rainbow Falls State Park or beyond, and return to Chehalis along the Willapa Hills Trail in Lewis County. Coincides with Pe Ell Village Festival and Tour de Farms. Register here. #
Chelan Century Challenge — June 22, 2019 Three loops of 30 – 40 miles each that combine challenging climbs (8,600 feet total elevataion gain) along with spectacular scenery around Lake Chelan. There is a timed hill on the 2nd and 3rd loops. Starts in Chelan. Presented by Chelan Rotary Community Foundation. #
Chelan Cycle de Vine — June 22, 2019 Also starts at Don Morse Park, like the century ride. The Cycle de Vine is 28 miles and includes a lake crossing (weather permitting). #
Quinalt Cancer Fund and Community Circle Bike Ride —
June 23, 2018 2019 TBA A non-competitive, 30 mile ride around Lake Quinault on the Olympic Peninsula. Proceeds go to benefit the Quinault Cancer Fund and Lake Quinault Community Circle. Starts at the school in Amanda Park. Also, check out Facebook page.
Sunride Hillclimb —
June 23, 2018 2019 TBA A Willy Nilly ride up to Sunrise Visitors Center on Mount Rainier to celebrate the summer solstice. About 40 miles with 4,800 feet of elevation gain. Two possible routes depending on gate closures. See details at website.
Two County Double Metric Century Ride — J
une 24, 2018 2019 TBA The bike ride features four distance options — 20, 50, 100 and 200km. The longest passes through Thurston, Mason, Grays Harbor, Pacific and Lewis counties. Starts in Lacey.
Mt. Adams Country Bicycle Tour — June 29, 2019 Four bike ride options up to 100 miles based in Trout Lake. Optional box lunches and post-ride meals. #
Cascade 1200 — 2020 This highlight of North American Randonneuring routes cyclists completely around the Cascade Range, starting in Monroe northeast of Seattle, south to the Columbia River, north along the eastern foothills, and across Highway 20 at Washington and Rainy passes. Sponsored by Seattle International Randonneurs. (Registration opens in February)
Tour de Pierce — June 30, 2019 Three cycling loops — 12, 30 and 50 miles — from fairgrounds in Puyallup; Pierce County Parks and Rec. #
Seattle Night Ride — July 26, 2019 Costumes and decorated bikes are welcome for this after-dark ride from Ballard at Peddler Brewing Company along the Burke-Gilman Trail and winds through Fremont, Lake Union, & Queen Anne. Presented by Cascade Bicycle Club. #
Wheels to Meals —
June 30, 2018 2019 TBA Six bike routes travel the scenic roads of Pierce County, leaving from Puyallup. Distances of 10 to 75 miles . The bike ride is a fund-raiser ($100 in pledges) for the St. Leo Food Connection, which operates one of the state’s largest food banks. Register
Mt. Adams Country Bicycle Tour and Family Fun Ride — See August bicycle calendar
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