Registration is now open for the 14th Annual Tour de Pepin (TDP) bicycle ride! ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 4:00PM ON THURSDAY, JUNE 3RD. All registrations after that date must be completed on-site the day of the event. Tour de Pepin is one of the Midwest’s most unique cycling tours where riders have the option of a 32, 40 (new in 2021), 50, 72, 100-mile ride through the captivating terrain and historic towns around Lake Pepin. The route includes rider support and 11 rest stops that feature a wide range of energizing snacks and refreshments. Riders still get to enjoy a number of add-ons, as in previous years including a swag bag, special offers, and complimentary TDP t-shirt with registration. Riders must register by 5/25/2021 to receive a t-shirt. Riders who navigate the 32, 40, and 50 mile routes also enjoy scenic views from the comfort of The Pearl of the Lake, a genuine replica 1800s paddleboat. The 32 and 50 mile routes will depart from Stockholm and arrive at Roschen Park in Lake City. The new 40 mile route will depart from Roschen Park in Lake City and arrive in Stockholm where riders can enjoy the route back around Lake Pepin to finish in Lake City. For more information on the 40 mile route check out our website.
Paddleboat times are:
9:30am Lake City to Stockholm (NEW 40 mile route)
10:30am Stockholm to Lake City
11:30am Lake City to Stockholm (NEW 40 mile route)
12:30pm Stockholm to Lake City
1:30pm Stockholm to Lake City
2:30pm Stockholm to Lake City
3:30pm Stockholm to Lake City
Riders also have the option of taking a bus back to Lake City at 12pm, 2pm, or 4pm.
Due to Covid-19 each paddleboat trip will be limited to 60 riders and their bikes. Each bus is limited to 56 passengers. After Ride Party! Riders can relax and unwind following their return to Lake City with a reception held at Roschen Park. This will include beverages and entertainment. More to come.
Saturday, June 5, 2021 Registration on Friday, June 4 (location TBD): 5 to 8 pm
Registration on Saturday, June 5 (Roschen Park): 7 to 9 am *It is important that all riders be checked in and start the ride by 9:00am in order to ensure they pass the rest stops at an appropriate time and make the shuttle back to Lake City, if needed.