Pumpkin Bike Tour

The Pumpkin Bike Tour, hosted by Bike Peoria, will include areas of Morton, East Peoria, Tremont and Mackinaw for a total of 51 miles.  All routes begin and end at the Morton Public Library, which will also serve as the Main Rest Stop.

2017 Information

Date: Saturday, September 9, Rain or Shine
Fee: $20 in advance, $25 day of, Extra $15 for shirt ordered by Sept 3
Check-in Time: 7:30 to 10:30 am
Registration Deadline: September 7
Check-In/Finish Place: Morton Public Library, 315 W. Pershing St.
Parking: Morton Buildings lot across from Library

The Pumpkin Tour is SELF START. Riders may start the Tour any time during the three-hour window. Printed maps will be provided to all riders.


Beverages and snacks will be provided upon Check-in and at the Main Rest Stop, 315 W. Pershing St., throughout the Tour. The Main Rest Stop will close at 3:30 pm.

New for 2017: Short sleeve tech shirts are available for an extra $15 when you register by September 3.

Helmets are required for ALL riders, no exceptions!

SAG support will be available.  A phone number to reach a Pumpkin Tour SAG coordinator will be provided to each rider at Check-in.  Riders should leverage the SAG service only for illness, injury, or irreparable mechanical issues.  We ask that all riders bring sufficient supplies for basic maintenance (e.g. flat tires).

Route Maps:

Morton-East Peoria Bike Trial (10.27 miles)
Tremont (21.35 miles)
Mackinaw (19.44 miles)