Updating October 2019
Ellensburg Manastash Metric/Half Century — October 6, 2018 Two routes through rolling terrain around Ellensburg. The 66-miler includes a steep climb that the 33-mile route avoids. Sponsored by the United Way of Kittitas County.
Tour de Forts — Oct. 5, 2019 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.
Boneshaker Bicycle Festival — The Skagit Valley town of La Conner is hosting a Halloween-inspired bicycling weekend. Four ride options of 4, 16, 31 and 62 miles. Bike Swap & Expo, special guest speakers, live music & entertainment, Kids Parade, bike decorating, bike safety rodeo, raffles and prizes.
Cranksgiving — November 2018 A bike ride to collect food for Rainier Food Bank. Participants follow a course, buying food along the way. Meeting at Gas Works Park for registration at 11:00 a.m. More details on the way at Seattle Bike Blog.
Holiday Lights Ride – Tacoma —
Dec. 2, 2017 (2018 TBA) A 15.3-miles Holiday Lights Ride through Fircrest and University Place. Participants are encouraged to decorate their bikes with lights to celebrate the holiday season. Starts after dark at 6 p.m. Presented by Tacoma Washington Bicycle Club (TWBC)
Selected bike ride route books for Washington state