Farm to Fork Fondo Series

Champlain Islands Small Group Bike Tour

September 05 - September 06, 2020 - Grand Isle County, Vermont, USA

One Day Small Group Bike Tours are the newest and most exclusive Farm to Fork Fitness Adventure, and are limited to 20 guests per Tour to keep everyone physically distant. Learn more about what to expect and about our social distancing protocols on our What’s a Small Group Bike Tour page. Small Group Bike Tours are the perfect way to safely explore everything Vermont’s Champlain Islands are famous for, including fantastic rural roads for cycling, endless farmland scenery, unique iced wine, locally-sourced organic food, and of course pure Vermont maple syrup.

Farm to Fork founder and former professional cyclist Tyler Wren will lead select Tours to to share meals, rides, and introduce you to farmers, all at a distance.  

One Day Departures

Saturday, September 5, 2020 - each Tour limited to 20 guests*

10:30am Guided Bite Tour departs (25mi, 3 farm experiences, & picnic lunch)

Sunday, September 6, 2020 - each Tour limited to 20 guests*

8:30am Guided Feast Tour departs (60mi, 3 farm experiences, & picnic lunch)

9:30am Guided Snack Tour with Tyler departs (40mi, 3 farm experiences, & picnic lunch)

10:30am Guided Bite Tour departs (25mi, 3 farm experiences, & picnic lunch) 

What to Expect

3 farm experiences and a picnic lunch are included in your registration.* Here’s a sampling of what to expect:

Enjoy a tasting flight of award-winning wines at Snow Farm Vineyard while overlooking the vineyard and Lake Champlain

Visit the Champlain Islands Farmers’ Market and bring home some delicious local flavors

Pick apples and enjoy fresh cider donuts at Hackett’s Orchard

Sample Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and all-natural CBD products at Sunset Lake Farm, one of Ben & Jerry’s preferred dairies

Grab a pre-ride bagel at Wally’s Place, one of Vermont’s most famous breakfast establishments

Swing by Zero Gravity Brewing after your ride for one of Vermont’s famous craft IPA brews

Ride & dine with Farm to Fork founder and former professional cyclist Tyler Wren

Ride past stunning views of Lake Champlain, New York’s Adirondack Mountains, and Vermont’s Green Mountains, in one the most beautiful archipelagos in the country

Finger Lakes Small Group Bike Tour

 
Tour Summary: 1 day tour
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
 
Costs

TOUR COST

$139.99 per person

*Your booking is guaranteed. Free transfers to 2020 or 2021 Farm to Fork Fitness Adventures if your Tour is affected by COVID-19 local guidelines. Read more about our COVID-19 response and action.

What's Included?

Beautiful rural farmland routes with options for all ability levels

A knowledgeable guide to help you have a great day (self-guided options also available)

3 on-farm experiences unique to the Finger Lakes region

Gourmet locally-sourced bites from the farms

Post-ride Farm to Fork picnic lunch

Roaming vehicle support

Pre-ride bike tune-up

Exclusive artist-designed Farm to Fork CDC-approved face covering

Travel bottle of Farm to Fork hand sanitizer infused with local oils

Route notes & maps

Ride fuel nutrition products for the day

Tickets to the 2020 Farm to Fork digital raffle with more than $5,000 in prizes

Free parking

Special lodging rates at area hotels

Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
Toilets / Changing Rooms
Sign On Desk
Registration/Entry On the Day
Pre-Packet Pickups
 
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
Route Card
First Aid
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Marshalls
Escort / Police Escort
Controlled Intersections
Roving Mechanical Support
Neutral Support Vehicles
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
 
Features
Electronic Start/Finish Hill Timing
Strava KOM
Strava QOM
Category / Race Prizes
Finishing Medals
Results Within 24 Hours
Photos
Personalised Bib (Name and QR Code)
Downloadable GPS files
Finish Line Chute
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
 
Number of Timed Hill Climbs
Four Hill Climbs
 
Event Size
500 - 1999 Riders
 
 
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