Bikes & BBQ 2017- Mason County Tour
11:59 PM on 06/07/2017
WherePoint Pleasant, WV - Main Street
WhenJune 10, 2017 - 8:00 AM
What45 mi, 26 mi, 6 mi
There are 3 route options.
- The first is a 6 mile route that will run through the neighborhood streets of Point Pleasant. This is a great route for leisurly riders and younger kids.
- The 26 mile route will travel through the rolling country side of Mason County and will cirlce back into historic Point Pleasant, WV. There are some moderate climbs to appeal to those who perfer a slight challenge.
- The 45 mile route option will extend past the finish of the 26 mi route. It will cross the Kanawha River and venture out a two-lane highway known as Old Rt 35. This will be flat, out-and-back spur that gives you a great view of our agricultural roots and historical farms here in Mason County. No worries, though! There is minimal traffic on this route.
Attached is a link to more information about the larger route. https://www.strava.com/routes/7498797
And the extension out Rt 35 can be found here. https://www.strava.com/routes/7635414
Entry includes the ride, T-shirt, and ticket to BBQ tasting, voting, and eating.
Pre-registration is open until May 10th, 2017 (will guarantee t-shirt)
After pre-registration deadline
Kids under 16 who participate in 6 mile ride will have reduced entry fee**
** Registration begins at 8:00 am and will be located on 4th St near the Mothman Statue.
This is an event that has been orgainzed to help raise funds for both the City of Point Pleasant's Parks and Rec, as well as the Point Pleasant Bike Trail Project (PPBT). To help offer more opportunities for wellness and recreation, we have decided to organize an event that will attract cyclists of every level and individuals who love to smoke and enjoy BBQ.
100% of the profits will benefit the Parks and Rec efforts to improve recreation for our residents and further the planning and efforts of the PPBT.
Entry forms will be avaliable at the Point Pleasant City Building, Mason County Tourism office, and area bike shops.
We are working on online registration for the BBQ portion as well, so stay tuned for those updates.