Saturday, July 8, 2017. 8:00 – 10:00 am flexible start time.

Family riders 2016

Join us for the 12th Annual Tour de Grace Bicycle Rally on Saturday, July 8, 2017.  The beautiful back roads course is 19 miles, mostly downhill, from Stratton Mountain Resort to Grace Cottage Hospital in Townshend.

It’s a family-friendly course over rivers and through the woods, and for the first time in years, through the historic Scott Covered Bridge. The event is appropriate for anyone in decent shape who knows how to ride a bike! Sturdy tires are recommended and helmets are required. A 2017 Tour de Grace Route Description is available here.

Healthy snacks and water are available at rest stops along the way. Free performance t-shirts are available to the first 100 who register, so don’t delay!

Please join us for this family-friendly ride to benefit Grace Cottage Family Health & Hosptial.

Cost
Registration is $25 in advance — until noon on Friday, July 7th.
$30 the morning of the event at Stratton. (Cash or check please.)

How To Register
Pre-event: From February 6 – July 7 at noon, register online by clicking here.
Day-of: Register at Stratton between 8:00 – 10:00 am.

Details
Check-in is at the Stratton Mountain Base Lodge parking area, between 8:00 and 10:00 am on July 8th. Shuttle buses will return bikes and riders to Stratton from roughly 10:00 – 12:30 pm.

Option: Riders can choose to start by arriving at Grace Cottage between 8:00-9:00 am, and shuttling up to Stratton. Your car will then be awaiting yo13653234_10153898545303843_5008372087722088341_ou when you arrive back at Grace Cottage. In order to take advantage of this option, you must call ahead and confirm availability: Mon-Fri, 8:30 – 5:00: 802-236-9109.

Average ride time is about two hours. The event will be held rain or shine.

Thanks to the registrants, riders, event sponsors and a team of volunteers, in 2016 we raised more than $4,000 for our non-profit hospital and family health center.

Our sincere appreciation is extended to Stratton Mountain Resort, Cota & Cota Oil, Solstice at Trailside in Stratton, Village Square Shops at Stratton, Howard Printing, Three Mountain Inn, and D&K’s Jamaica Grocery for supporting this event.

For more information, call Andrea Seaton at (802) 365-9109 or e-mail at aseaton@gracecottage.org.

Note: Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event by event organizers. If you do not wish for your individual image to be used in possible future promotional material, please inform the photo/videographer. Your request will be granted. (Realize, if you don’t look good, we don’t look good!)