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Eastern CT RC&D Tour des Farms

2017 Tour des Farms Registration Information

October 21, 2017 - Litchfield County

Registration Details:

To register for this event online follow the link to active.com starting on August 31, 2017

Event Details:

Date: October 21, 2017
Ride begins and ends at Meadowridge Farm, Beach Street, Litchfield, CT.
9:00 Registration - Refreshments & Farm Tour at Meadowridge Farm. Pick up some of their farm fresh raw milk and egss at the farm stand.
9:30 Welcome & Routes – Good Morning! A brief summary about the routes, farms, and what to expect along your ride.
Ride Finish – Complete 1 of 2 Tour routes, either 11 mile or 25 mile routes ending back at Meadowridge Farm where your farm purchaes will be available for pick up along with refreshments as we conclude our day.

Cyclists may register online starting August 31st at www.active.com or call (860) 345-3977.
Call Jeanne Davies with questions at 860-345-3977 or send an email to jdavies@ctrcd.org for more information. 2017 Tour des Farms Brochure (pdf) *COMING SOON!

Ride Description:

Two routes are available to lead you on a scenic tour of some of Connecticut’s most beautiful and productive farmland. Stop at local farms and get to know the diversity of Connecticut’s agricultural production. You can shop for local produce as you ride and we will pick up your purchases and deliver them back to the gathering spot for you. Pedal through some of Connecticut’s most scenic and productive farmland.  Choose between a 11 mile route or a 25 mile route with farm stops throughout.  Buy as much produce or plants as you like and need not worry about carrying it as it will magically appear at the finish.  Come enjoy a great day of exercise and support Connecticut agriculture.

*Starting Point* 
Meadowridge Farm
277 Beach Street
Litchfield, CT  06759
From Route 202 to Milton Road onto Beach Street.
2007 Tour des Farms King's Mark CT

Cost:

$50 per rider
Family Rate: $90 per couple
and $40 for each additional family member


Registration includes: Morning refreshments, a Tour des Farms shirt, special offers/discounts from farm stops on day of the ride only and refreshments at the end of the ride at the starting point.

 

***Please Note***

Cyclists must wear a helmet. All Entrants are encouraged to carry water bottles. Cyclists must be age 12 or older. This event takes place Rain or Shine. The ride is limited to the first 500 registries. All Entrants will be required to sign a release when they check in.

 

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