Tour de Kingston-Ulster Bike Event

Join us for the 11th annual Tour de Kingston-Ulster bike event, perfect for all skill levels. The various rides use low-traffic back roads and the extensive rail trail network to let you explore what Ulster County has to offer. Event supports the YMCA, the HealthAlliance Foundation and the Tour De Kingston Community Scholarship Fund.

WHO: Revolution Bicycles
WHAT: Tour de Kingston-Ulster Bike Event
WHEN: Sunday, June 26. Event opens at 8AM
WHERE: Forsyth Park:
157 Lucas Avenue, Kingston NY 12401
WHY: A great opportunity to see the historic, cultural and scenic attractions of Kingston and Ulster Co. BBQ lunch, raffle and scholarship awards follow the rides.

Click here to register TODAY and make sure you check out Samantha Moranville’s post about the Tour.

Tour de Kingston: Hudson Valley’s best kept secret


The 11th Annual Tour de Kingston/Ulster ride is Sunday, June 26, 2016.

Every year, my husband Steve and I look forward to the annual Tour de Kingston/Ulster with enthusiasm. It’s a good time, starting out at Forsyth Nature Center, riding bikes through the gorgeous city of Kingston and surrounding region, eating grilled burgers afterward and hanging out with friends, both old and new. The event brings out a couple hundred bicyclists of all description, from little kids with training wheels to race level road cyclists in full regalia and everyone in between.

The Tour is a non-profit charitable fundraiser sponsored and organized by YMCA, Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley Foundation, Cycle Therapy, Bike Brothers and Revolution Bicycles.

Personally, I have ridden the 50 mile road ride, the 25 mile road ride and the 28 mile Endurance Road/Trail ride. In addition, one can choose to ride 10 miles out and back on the Hurley O&W or 18 miles on the Hurley, connecting to Wallkill Valley Rail Trail via streets and back to the city of Kingston. Or you can take the laid back 5 mile tour of the city.

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