Tour de Whidbey

The Tour de Whidbey is known as one of the most beautiful bicycle rides around! Travel the island's back roads and enjoy breathtaking scenery, glimpses of abundant wildlife and varied terrain. Join us for this wonderful event on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.

Whidbey Island Beckons

New this year! Tour de Whidbey adds a Perimeter Route! Take the challenge of 10,000 feet of accumulative elevation over 162 miles! This POWER route is for those of you who love a challenge and are ready to GO BIG!

This ride starts at Coupeville Middle School in Coupeville, Wash.

Riders have several routes and directions north or south to choose from, each with a hospitality break-station every 10-12 miles:

  • Whidbey Power-162 mile route around the perimeter of Whidbey Island.
  • Whidbey Century-100 mile route through Central and North or South Whidbey.
  • Metric Century Plus-67 mile route through Central and North or South Whidbey.
  • Half Metric Century-33 mile Central and North or South Whidbey routes provide the same gorgeous scenery, but with less elevation change.
  • A family-friendly 10 mile route winds through the areas in and around Coupeville.


Ride Safely - Helmets Mandatory!

The Tour de Whidbey is not a race. Riders start and finish at their own pace. All roads are open to normal traffic.

Riders are asked to be courteous to local drivers and obey the rules of the road.

Participants are asked to ride in single file.

We recommend that each rider bring a cell phone for emergencies, a repair kit, and some warm, waterproof layers in case of inclement weather.


Easy to Register

Tour de Whidbey riders have four registration choices:

  • Registration online is open at until 12 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 17
  • If you have already registered online with, packets can be picked up on Friday, Aug. 17 at Flyers located at 32295 WA-20 in Oak Harbor between 4 and 8 p.m.
  • Riders who have not registered, can do so on Friday, Aug. 17 at Flyers in Oak Harbor between 4 and 8 p.m.
  • Or register from 7 to 9:30 a.m. on the day of the ride, Saturday, Aug. 18 at  Coupeville Middle School, located at 501 S. Main St. in Coupeville.

Registration Fees


  • Cycling-Century - Individual $60.00

  • Cycling-Century - Active or Retired Military $50.00

  • Cycling-Century - Tandem Ride $95.00

  • Cycling-Half Century - Individual $60.00

  • Cycling-Half Century - Active or Retired Military $50.00

  • Cycling-Half Century - Tandem Ride $95.00

  • Cycling-Metric Century Plus - Individual Age group/open $60.00

  • Cycling-Metric Century Plus - Active or Retired Military $50.00
  • Cycling-Metric Century Plus - Tandem Ride $95.00

  • Cycling-Family Friendly Ride 10 Miles - Individual Age group/open $25.00

  • Cycling-Family Friendly Ride 10 Miles - Active or Retired Military $20.00

  • Cycling-Family Friendly Ride 10 Miles - Tandem Ride $40.00


Age Restrictions

Riders must be 12 years or older to participate in the 33, 67, 100, or 162-mile rides. No age restriction to ride the 10 mile route.

All minors (children under 18) must be accompanied by an adult rider over 18. No more than three minors per adult rider. A waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian for any minor rider.