Tour de Taste: A Pedaling Picnic
Like to eat? Like to ride?
Join us for our scenic, pedaling picnic through the Connecticut River Valley. Enjoy the autumn foliage and beautiful scenery at your own pace. Along the way you will meet local food producers and community members at food stops as you taste the delicious harvest bounty from local farms and restaurants.
Choose one of our three routes: the family-friendly Lake Morey Loop (6 miles), the Classic Loop (21 miles), or the River Road Extension designed for advanced riders (31 miles). Please see below for a synopsis of the three routes (when registering you will be required to identify which route you will be riding).
Registration includes detailed route maps, directions, support vehicles, and, of course, an incredible menu of locally-produced foods!
2017 food stops included:
Carpenter and Main, Base Camp Cafe, King Arthur Flour, Tensen Farm, The Lyme Inn, The Local Buzz, Ariana's Restaurant, Lou's Bakery, The Canoe Club, Strafford Organic Creamery, Boloco, Piecemeal Pies, Riverview Farm, Garfield's Smokehouse, Poverty Lane Orchards, Thistle Hill Farm,
Check back for 2018 stops!
Registration/Check-in is open between 10 and 11 AM only. All riders must be underway by 11 AM.
Pre-registration IS REQUIRED!
PLEASE NOTE: Riders will NOT be allowed to change routes on the day of the event. If you will be riding with young children, please be sure to carefully read the route descriptions before registering.
Want to ride for FREE?
Consider volunteering! We have loads of volunteer opportunities available for the Tour. If you would like to volunteer and ride, please sign up using the "volunteer" ticket type.