Take a 10, 25 or 50-mile tour of Spokane Valley and the surrounding area in this annual bike ride hosted by Valleyfest.
The 50-mile “Hills Around the Valley” ride, which loops as far north as Mead and includes a few challenging hills, begins at 8 a.m.
The 25-mile “Adventure Ride” runs mostly south of Spokane Valley and kicks off at 9 a.m.
The 10-mile “Family Friendly” ride is an easy route that follows the Centennial Trail to the Barker Trailhead and back, offering great scenic views of the Spokane River. It starts at 9:30 a.m.
There will be a lead rider for each route and comfort stations on the longer routes. All rides begin and end at the North Centennial Trailhead across from Mirabeau Point Park, 13500 E. Mirabeau Parkway. Parking is available immediately west of the park. All riders must wear a helmet and sign a waiver. Youth age 17 and under must be accompanied by a participating adult.
Registration includes a dry fit t-shirt and a box lunch from Brothers Pizza. Children age 12 and under will receive a cotton t-shirt and a box lunch. Visit cyclecelebration.com by July 24 to sign up. Riders can pick up their packets or do a late registration on Saturday, July 25, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the CenterPlace Regional Event Center, 2426 N. Discovery Place. Packets can also be picked up the morning of the ride at Mirabeau Point Park from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m.