Held annually the Saturday before Thanksgiving – Nov. 19, 2016 – El Tour de Tucson is one of the largest century rides in America.
There are options for cyclists of all age levels and abilities. Choose 106, 76, 54, 37 or 28 miles in the main event, as well as the 11, 5, and ¼–mile Fun Rides.
Selected by Bicycling Magazine as one of America’s ten best centuries, you’ll enjoy a stunning desert landscape, unequaled comradery and a great sense of accomplishment.
El Tour de Tucson and its desert charm, inspiring community and fantastic routes brings riders back year after year.
A super lineup of unique features includes: Two-day Bike EXPO, chip timing, Mariachis at the first of two (usually dry) river crossings, route stations with water and snacks spaced about 7-10 miles apart, Bike Patrol and SAG support, full police support at intersections, plenty of morale-boosting volunteers and spectators, Olympic-style medallions to all finishers and an unforgettable finish-line festival.