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You may be interested in these non-Siskiyou Velo rides and events, which have been suggested by members. The list is organized by date.

Tour de Pears is Saturday, April 20, 2024, in Medford.

The Pear Blossom Festival’s Tour de Pear Bike Ride features four (4) distances from the easy and flat Comice Family Ride that rides along the Bear Creek Greenway, to the challenging Royal Riviera Metric Century that takes riders through the Applegate Valley and through the Pear Orchards of South Medford. Ample rest stops and support will be available during all the rides. All rides start and finish using the Bear Creek Greenway from US Cellular Park to Bear Creek Park near the Amphitheater area.    

The Chico Wildflower Century is Sat - Sun, April 27-28, 2024 in Chico, CA

Chico Wildflower Century riders can choose from 7 route options designed for riders at all ages, stages, and abilities. Your registration includes a custom Specialized water bottle, fully loaded rest stops, SAG support, and a delicious post-ride meal and dessert. Sierra Nevada has previously brewed the Wildflower IPA to be on tap during the event.

Mohawk Valley Metric Century is May 11, 2024 in Eugene, OR.

Day of Registration Available beginning at 7am at Pioneer Park in Brownsville, Oregon. Save your morning appetite for coffee, tea, and pastries!! 
100 Mile.................$55
100 Kilometer........$55
50 Kilometer..........$45

Siskiyou Scenic Bicycle Tour is May 18 & 19, 2024 in Yreka, CA

The Wildflower Is In Full Bloom! 
Chico Wildflower Century riders can choose from 7 route options designed for riders at all ages, stages, and abilities. Your registration includes a custom Specialized water bottle, fully loaded rest stops, SAG support, and a delicious post-ride meal and dessert. Sierra Nevada has previously brewed the Wildflower IPA to be on tap during the event.

miniCROC is May 25, 2024 in Pendleton, OR

The miniCROC is a 62 mile climb and descent in the beautiful Blue Mountains outside Pendleton, OR.  The miniCROC is Pendleton on Wheels’ (POW) fundraiser providing grants to children’s organizations in the area. Please check out our website for more details.   Sag support and a post ride taco buffet at Backfire Station in Pendleton. Registration is open now!

Petal Pedal is now May 28, 2022 - Silverton, OR

The Oregon Garden Silverton, OR
30, 50, 70, or 100-milesRegistration includes breakfast, lunch, gourmet dinner, admission to Oregon Garden, custom bib, rest stops, course support, live music, and an open beer and wine bar.
  • Ride the Fertile Willamette Valley in High Bloom
  • The Oregon Garden: 80 Acres of Botanical Bliss
  • Unrivaled After-Party

The Art of Survival Century is May 25, 2024, Malin, OR | May 26, 2024, Dorris, CA

The 10th Annual Art of Survival Century Bicycle Ride is an opportunity to learn about a region that includes Southern Oregon’s Klamath Basin and Northern California’s Tulelake Basin and Butte Valley area. What is unique about this event—which is a ride, not a race—is that at each rest stop offers educational components and/or ranger or historian led talks highlighting the cultural history, geography, environmental issues and geology of the area.  Along with providing fluids and nutritious snacks at the rest stops, riders will have opportunities to learn about the areas they’re passing through. SATURDAY – PAVED Routes are based out of Malin, OR 100 Mile Century Metric Century 38 Mile Route Family Friendly Out-and-Back SUNDAY – ART OF SURVIVAL GRIT + GRAVEL! Gravel routes are based out of Dorris, CA 74 Miles (42% gravel) 54 Miles (35% gravel) 13 Mile Family Route  (50% gravel)

Mt. Ashland Hill Climb is June 8, 2024 in Ashland, OR.

The Mt Ashland Hill Climb is your chance to get a glimpse of what this area has to offer. Start in Lithia Park (1900') and climb all the way up to the summit at 7500' (see the soccer ball?) for a total gain of over one mile.
All proceeds from the hill climb will benefit Ashland Woodland and Trails Association (AWTA), Ashland DEVO, or Rogue Valley Mountain Bike Association (RVMBA)
Note: this event is run/walk/skip/bike a half marathon+ with over a mile of vertical.  

The LaGrange Classic Mountain Bike Race is on June 11th - 2022 in Weaverville, CA

The 2022 LaGrange Classic Mountain Bike Race in Weaverville will be held in two formats.  Three courses, Elite, Sport and Intermediate, will be the sites of a traditional one-day race on Saturday, June 11, 2022.  The Novice (8 mile) Coursewill be the venue of a virtual race over the week of June 4 -10.    On Saturday, event organizers, the Trinity Trail Alliance, are looking forward to presenting a pre-race downtown procession, a challenging one-day mountain bike race on the Weaver Basin Trail System and a celebration at Lowden Park in the afternoon. 

Tour de Fronds will be Saturday, June 17, 2023 in Powers, OR.

The Tour de Fronds is one of the most beautiful cycling events in Oregon. The Tour is your choice of scenic rides on low-traffic roads in Southern Oregon’s beautiful Coast Range. From your saddle enjoy views of old-growth forests, wildflowers, waterfalls, rivers, streams, and mountain vistas. The Tour is well-supported with many and varied snacks and beverages available at each checkpoint.  A large meal after the tour is included in your registration. The Tour de Fronds traverses Oregon’s premier Glendale/Powers Bicycle Recreation Area, a project of USDA Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Five rides are available.  Asphalt rides include 30, 456377, and 102 mile-long rides with different climbing and grade challenges (see tire recommendations).

Tour de Outback is June 22nd, 2024 in Adel, Oregon

For those of you that experienced the Medium and Long Road Bike Routes last year, you will find this route somewhat familiar.  In a backwards kind of way. We are flipping the route so that you may see how different it is riding the route backwards. Cyclists who chose the medium or long route will head west towards Lakeview climbing out of Adel in the high desert plateau eventually dropping down to the “Plush Cutoff” road. We wanted to reward you before the climbing got crazy with an up-close view of Deep Creek Falls just 2 ¾ miles out of Adel.  Stop and enjoy.

Northwest Tandem Rally is July 1-4, 2022 in Eugene, OR

Since 1986, the Northwest Tandem Rally has been bringing you premiere destination rides throughout Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and British Columbia. Drawing hundreds of tandem teams from around the nation, the rally is hosted in a new city venue each year and is organized by local cycling advocates and clubs.
The NWTR exists to bring together tandem bicycle enthusiasts once a year to promote bicycle tourism, camaraderie, and to raise funds for bicycle infrastructure and awareness.

The Covered Bridge Bicycle Tour is August 11, 2024 in Corvallis, Oregon


Experience breathtaking scenic views, expansive open fields, and gentle rolling hills with minimal interruptions from traffic lights. What's more, a significant portion of your entry fee directly supports Bicycle Education & Safety programs in the MVBC's Willamette Valley community.

Tour of the Unknown Coast is September 21, 2024 in Humboldt County, CA.

Since 1978, the Tour of the Unknown Coast has been called one of California’s toughest century rides, and among the most beautiful routes anywhere. Starting in the historic town of Ferndale, the course passes through towering redwoods, over coastal mountains and along the rim of the Pacific Ocean. Those who favor a less strenuous adventure will enjoy the Avenue of the Giants 100K ride. This route offers a tour through the farmland in the Eel River delta, a glimpse into the history of the timber industry in the area, and a taste of the redwoods that this area is famous for. 

The Vineyard Tour, is Oct 6, 2024 in Roseburg, OR

A Variety of Rides. Curated rides to show what the Umpqua Valley has to offer. Four distances to choose from 17 to 100 miles.
Weekend Activities

Ride the Rim is Sep 7th & 14th, 2023 at Crater Lake, OR 

Ride, Run or Walk on two Vehicle-Free Days
Crater Lake National Park’s deep blue water and soaring caldera walls have long attracted the wonder and admiration of people. The deepest lake in the United States, with a depth of 1,943 feet. Crater Lake is also one of the cleanest and clearest bodies of water in the world. Largely pristine old growth forests surround the lake and support a diversity of Cascades plant and wildlife. Ride the Rim is a pedestrian friendly event closing off East Rim Drive to vehicular and motorized traffic creating a safe space to enjoy the park on two wheels, one wheel, or by your own feet.

Ride the Rogue is Sep 28th, 2024.

Ride the Rogue is for Riders of All Ages and Abilities on All Types of Bikes.
Have Fun While You Support The Rogue River Greenway Trail in Your Community.

Harvest Century is SEP 15, 2024 in Mollala, OR

Explore the new 30-100 Mi Route Options.
The Harvest Century is a ride with a mission. Proceeds raised benefit Community Vision to support their work with people who have disabilities.

Bikes N Brews will be Sat, October 12, 2024 in Medford, OR

All rides (7, 20, 30, 43 & 63 mi.) start in Medford on North Apple Street & 3rd Street and go to the Bear Creek Greenway off Jackson Street.
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