Join Strolling of the Heifers for the tenth annual Tour de Heifer - happening virtually in 2020!
Virtually ride the 15-mile, 30-mile, and 60-mile dirt road routes!
This is NOT an in-person ride! You will receive a recorded version of the entire ride to use for at-home training.
What The Tour Supports:
The Tour de Heifer is traditionally a part of the Strolling of the Heifers Annual Parade Weekend. The Parade has been cancelled this year and all profits from the Tour de Heifer will go to 4-H clubs who use their participation in the Strolling of the Heifers Parade as their own major fundraiser.
60+ mile Heifer Challenge Ride
The 60 mile route features serious climbing and amazing scenery, including the scenic West River, the Williamsville covered bridge, waterfalls, ponds, lakes and pristine streams in addition to classic farms and farmlands. Total elevation gain for this ride is approximately 6300′.
30-mile West River Challenge
A challenging 30 mile ride that starts and ends at the Bunker Farm in Dummerston. The route begins with a solid climb up and over Putney Mountain, then transitions to a mix of flat and rolling hills. Highlights include crossing the historic covered bridge over the West River in Dummerston, spectacular views, and lots of farms and farmland. There are a few short sections of pavement.The total elevation gain for this ride is approximately 2500′.
15-mile Country Ride
A hilly and very scenic 15 mile ride. The route includes a nice mix of forest roads that open out to incredible views of the VT countryside, and classic VT farms and farm houses. There are a few short sections of pavement. The total elevation gain is about 1500′.
Bike Rentals, Sales, Parts & Service: Please patronize our cycle shop partners for your cycling needs!
Burrows Specialized Sports, Main Street, Brattleboro: http://www.burrowssports.com/
West Hill Shop, Putney VT: http://www.westhillshop.com/
Please click here to join the Tour on Facebook, and please help spread the word! Email the link to this page to your friends!
Registration coming soon!