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*** Important Update: Apart from the information below, the organizers of this event have provided us an important new document giving more details about the routes, about meal options, and other important information pertaining to the ride. Please review that document Here.
After having read the details below, we ask if you are interested in taking part in this event that you please send an emailed reply to firstname.lastname@example.org to get registered. It would be helpful if you include letting us know whether you would plan to attend both the Saturday and Sunday rides or just one of them.
This year we have created a new Feature Ride which we have dubbed as the Tour de Qu’Appelle Valley Ride, which will be taking place on Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 12th.
Start Time: 9:30am (both Saturday June 11th, and Sunday June 12th)
Start Location: Lumsden Museum, 50 Qu’Appelle Drive West
Saturday Route: Lumsden to Rowan’s Ravine Provincial Park (57.3km) Total trip ~ 115km return
Sunday Route: Lumsden to Over the Hill Orchard & Winery, then to Erdman Farm and then back to Lumsden (shorter approx. 40 km option), or carrying on from Erdman Farm to Regina and then back to Lumsden (longer approx. 70 km option)
Participants may do 1 or 2 days of riding and are free to turn around at any point and return. It is not necessary to do the entire ride.
Some may wish to drive in on Friday evening with accommodation overnight so as to be all set to go for the Saturday ride start at the Lumsden Museum, and some may choose to drive in from Saskatoon very early on Saturday morning.
Here are some Accommodation options in the area:
- Lumsden Hotel & Steak Pit (limited availability) Phone: 306-731-2381
- Riverpark Campground (Lumsden) – By reservation only, email@example.com Phone: 306-539-5400
- 641 Grill & Motel, Craven Phone: 306-731-2223
- Craven Motor Inn, 1 Fraser Avenue, Craven Phone: 306-731-3455
- Craven World Campground firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 306-731-3336
Participants are responsible for booking their own accommodations for the Friday and/or Saturday night and are encouraged to reserve these ASAP.
A Support Vehicle will accompany riders.