obie119 (obie119) wrote,

2012 Mass BikePike Tour to return to Berkshires - fantastic new routes

Hi all - one more bike event to Save the Date for...there's also some fantastic volunteer opportunities available. Volunteers get to ride half time and work half time. Please contact me at karin AT if you are interested.
Have a great weekend!

The Friendliest Ride in the East returns to the Berkshires this August

The 6th annual Mass BikePike Tour is a scenic bicycle tour of Western Massachusetts. Taking place from August 2nd to 5th, it is “The Friendliest Ride in the East” and is suitable for novice to experienced cyclists.

The Mass BikePike Tour offers two routes each day. The shorter route is between 25 and 45 miles and the longer route is between 45 and 70 miles. The longer route also includes optional challenges like a Mt. Greylock hillclimb or a scenic detour to Bennington, VT!

Each evening features a pre-dinner “social hour” for participants to mingle. The Mass BikePike Tour is affordably priced and proceeds go to the MassBike Coalition. For more information please visit Sign up now – the last day for the early bird discount is February 29th!

“This was our first tour--but definitely not our last. The staff of the Mass BikePike Tour consistently went above and beyond the call of duty.”

-John-Paul Ferguson, California resident on the 2011 ride

· One of Bicycling Magazine’s “Top ten multi-day tours”

· Named to’s “America’s best bike rides”

· Featured in Adventure Cycling Magazine, the Boston Globe, the Hartford Courant, the Worcester Telegram & Gazette, the Springfield Republican, and the Berkshire Eagle
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