Tour de Pepacton rolls on Saturday

The fifth annual bicycle ride for benefit of Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care Inc., known as The Tour de Pepacton, sponsored by the Catskill Mountain Cycling Club Inc, and the MARK Project will start on Main Street, Margaretville on Sunday, May 26.

The Tour de Pepacton, features two choices of distance, 25 around the reservoir, mostly flat terrain, and The Metric Century, 60 miles of challenging terrain. To register, please go to USACycling.org, and click on “clubs.” Then scroll down until you see “Tour de Pepacton.” Click on our event and register there. Onsite registration will be from 8-9 a.m.

Riders will set off at 9 a.m. For further information: call 607 326-4734. The “Float Yer Boat” walk/run, inaugurated last year, will also start and end on Main Street, by the pocket park. The registration will also be from 8-9:30 a.m. walk/run will start at 10 a.m. Info: catskillmountaincyclingclub.com