THE TOUR 2020 - CANCELLED
Hope to see you in 2021
This bicycle ride is a one-day tour of beautiful Jo Daviess County, Illinois that features hilly terrain, spectacular ridge top panoramas and long valley views. Choose one of three clearly marked routes on rolling, low traffic, paved roads throughout our rural setting:
32 miles (50 km) 52 miles (84 km) 63 miles (100 km)
*For more detailed route information visit Map My Ride by clicking on the desired distance.
After the ride, enjoy all that Elizabeth and Galena have to offer:
antique shops, art galleries, boutiques, vineyards and restaurants. Also visit our tourist attractions: Apple River Fort, Great Western Railroad Museum, and Banwarth House and Museum.
Visit the Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce website at elizabeth-il.org or the Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau at visitgalena.org for lodging options and more ideas of great things to do in Jo Daviess County while you are here.
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Rain or shine!
Registration Fee: $30 in advance includes GOAT socks
$30 day of event no socks
Fee Includes: Map & cue sheets
SAG support (ends at 3pm)
Food & drink at rest stops
Including freshly-baked, homemade cookies by local bakers.
EVENT DAY CHECK-IN & START TIMES & LOCATION
Time: 7:00 – 9:30 am
Location: CTE Academy*
950 US RT 20 W
Elizabeth, Illinois 61028
* Located on the north side of U.S. HWY 20 W, approximately one mile west of downtown Elizabeth, IL and directly east of Elizabeth-Scales Mound Road.