Tour of the Carson Valley rolls June 27
June 4, 2010
One of Northern Nevada’s favorite rides returns as the Tour of the Carson Valley, a historic bicycle tour for all abilities, hits the road June 27.
Pedal back in time on optional mileage routes taking recreational bicyclists along the eastern foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains on former pioneer, Pony Express, stagecoach and emigrant wagon roadways.
The start/finish for the fully supported ride is the Mormon Station State Park in historic Genoa, and ride options include a 12 mile Family Fun Ride, 20 mile Bike/Hike Tour and a 44 mile Tour of the Carson Valley.
All registered bicyclists will receive a Carson Valley welcome packet, event number, T-shirt and water bottle, food/snack and beverage at rest stops, technical support at the start/finish as well as on the course, SAG support and an after-ride barbecue, sponsored by Tahoe Ridge Winery, Marketplace & Bistro, ice cream courtesy of Tahoe Creamery and live entertainment from ‘Class Act.’
Event sponsors include Big Daddy’s Bicycle & Fitness, Bike Habitat and CV Sports, along with the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Authority. The Tour of the Carson Valley is produced by TGFT Productions / Bike the West.
Information and reservations are available at http://www.bikethewest.com. To learn more about Carson Valley visitwww.visitcarsonvalley.org.