Tour de Lakes 12th annual Tom Logan Memorial bike ride will take place next Saturday, June 29. It all starts at the Longview Recreation Center located at View High and Third Street, Lee’s Summit, MO near NE Longview. The ride starts at 7 a.m. rain or shine. The route will be marked and maps are available online and at registration. There is a 10 mile ride around Longview Lake, a 32- mile and 55-mile ride including Longview, Raintree and Lakewood Lakes, or a 65-mile ride touring those plus Blue Springs Lake and Lake Jacomo.
New this year is following the ride is “Tour de Picnic” which will include a catered grill with burgers and hot dogs where each rider will get their choice of as well as a snowcone booth, popcorn booth, lemonade stand and gelato from Spin Pizza. There will also be a live band playing from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. that day on the stage to entertain those riders as they return from the ride. Lakewood Chiropractic and Rejuvante will also be onsite for chair massages.
Tour de Lakes is a fully supported ride. The cost of the ride is $25 ($20 for riders under 13) if registered by June 28, and $30 ($25 for riders under 13) the day of the ride. Each rider must be 18 years of age or accompanied by an adult. Everyone must wear an approved bicycle helmet during the ride and have a waiver form signed before the ride.
For more information or to register online visit www.tourdelakes.org or call Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation at 969-1500.