The 2010 Chuckanut Century Bicycle Ride is coming up on Sunday, September 19th. Come ride one of the most scenic rides in Washington! With many routes offered you can pick your distance ranging from 25, 50, 62, 100, or 124 miles. No matter which route you choose, you’ll be treated to Whatcom County’s finest roads and sights.
As you ride the south loop you will be treated to views of the San Juan Islands while overlooking Bellingham, Samish, and Padilla Bays along with stunning views of Chuckanut and Blanchard mountains, also known as “where the Cascade mountains meet the sea.” The north loop offers spectacular views of Mt Baker as it stretches to meet the sky at 10,800 feet, as well as incredible views of the Canadian Cascades, Mt Shuksan, the Twin Sisters, Birch Bay, and Vancouver Island. The 25 mile loop is perfect for the family, parent and child, or the first timer to an organized event.
All routes start and finish at the legendary Boundary Bay Brewery! We’ll have BBQ after the event in our beer garden with discounts for racers. Come on down and enjoy craft beer! Registration opens at 7am and is open until 10am, Sunday morning of the ride, September 19th 2010. The ride start is at Boundary Bay Brewery; 1107 Railroad Avenue; Bellingham, WA 98225
The ride is presented by Mount Baker Bicycle Club and is benefiting The Whatcom Hospice Foundation. The Mt. Baker Bike Club is club of bicycle enthusiasts: roadies, racers, commuters, cruisers, recreational riders, mountain bikers, cyclocrossers, fitness lovers and advocates. Whatcom Hospice, a program of St. Joseph Hospital, provides life-affirming care and support for patients and their families, helping them with the medical, social, emotional and spiritual needs that arise during a life-limiting illness. The Whatcom Hospice Foundation is an independent, charitable organization that exists solely to raise funds and friends for Whatcom Hospice. If you like to raise additional donations for the cause, download the pledge sheet and use your ride to further support Whatcom Hospice.