Join us again on the Sunday of the first full weekend in August for an enjoyable one-day ride
in Kankakee County along two scenic Illinois rivers! Kankakee County boasts
both the Kankakee and the Iroquois Rivers, each a treat to see on our many riverside roads.
On the ride, you’ll see not only the two rivers, but downtown Kankakee, Kankakee Community College,
The Shapiro Clock Tower, barn quilts, two Frank Lloyd Wright homes, border town Momence and its “Island Park”, buffalo, Watseka, one of the oldest and largest wood frame churches in Illinois, corn and beans, and more! Best of all, minimal traffic!
PLACE: Ice Valley Centre Ice Arena
1601 River Road, Kankakee, IL 60901 • 815.939.1946
DISTANCES: 22 - 128 miles, utilizing the "Loop System" of routing. See the Routes page.
REGISTRATION: Pre-register online at: www.kvpd.com and click on "events" to get our reduced fee. Ride Day RegistrationBeginning at 6:00 a.m. at Ice Valley Centre Ice Arena. NOTE: This is a new location for 2016, across the road from Splash Valley (map).
Every participant must present a photo ID and then sign the Informed Consent, Assumption of Risk, and Waiver of Liability in person.
Please make sure you read it before you sign.
SUGGESTED START TIMES: 6:30 am for double metric (128 mi.); 7:30 am for Century (100 mi.); 8:30 am for 80 mile; 9:30 am for Metric Century (62 mi.)
•• Sag stops at 3:30 p.m. ••
Fee includes well-marked roads and maps, sag service, rest stops with snacks, and fun! Fee is non-refundable. $35 if received by June 1, 2016 ($40 if received after June 1, 2016)
$5 children 5 and under.
(Dedicated to local biking and other active outdoor recreation opportunities, improvement and safety.)
LODGING: Hilton Garden Inn. Only a 2 mile bike ride from the event start, Hilton Garden is optimally located nearby!
Call (815) 932-4444 to reserve a room at our special rate! Mention "TRC".
Tent and RV Camping. Only a 1/2 mile from the registration table! Set up camp Saturday night, ride to registration in the morning! Special rates for those wearing event wristbands: $10 for RV, $5 for tent camping!
RV & tent spots are limited, and will be first come first serve. Payment will be required on camp site. Early Reservation & Club Party at the campground 7:00p.m. Saturday night: Burgers, hot dogs, beverages & a good time!
LOCAL ACTIVITIES: Frank Lloyd Wright Tours. Available on all route lengths, there will be tours
Frank Lloyd Wright’s "B. Harley Bradley House" on the hour until 3pm starting at noon on Saturday and Sunday.
Those wearing or with someone wearing our wristband: Reduced admission Only $10! Visit: www.kankakeewright.org. (The FLW “Hickox House” next door is privately owned; no tours.)
Reed's Canoe Trips. While you're in the Kankakee area for the weekend,
Reeds Canoe Trips is offering $4/person off canoe trips from 8/5/16 - 8/8/16. Mention our special rate code “TRCBR”.
Visit: www.reedscanoetrips.com, or call 815-932-2663 (815-WeCanoe)
Two Rivers Century Jerseys, Shorts & Gloves!
Take a look at some of your options on our merchandise page!
Kankakee County Fair. Visit the Kankakee County Fair- Just a mile south of I-57 on Rt. 45/52. August 3-7, 2016.