Tour de Lentil Bike Ride

Presented by the WSU Cycling Club

The Tour de Lentil is a 50K, 100K, or 150K bike ride (not a race) through the scenic Palouse.  Held in conjunction with the National Lentil Festival, the ride starts and finishes in Pullman, WA.  Proceeds benefit the WSU Cycling Club.

Date: August 20, 2016

Packet Pick-up: August 19, 3:00-7:00 p.m. at the Pullman City Playfields

Start/Finish: Lighty Student Services Building

Start Times:

150k - 6:30 a.m.
100K - 7:15 a.m.
50K   - 7:45 a.m.

Registration Fees (early registration discount will be deducted upon checkout):

     Early Registration After 7/24/2016
   50k  $45  $55
100k $50 $60
150k $65 $75


Registration fee includes water and snacks at aid stations along the course and a post-ride BBQ.  Register online prior to August 20 to receive a FREE t-shirt, while supplies last.

Registration can be completed online here. 

WSU Cycling reserves the right to change the course routes, departure time, and other details for safety or other reasons.

Ride Information:

  • Riders must be 18 years old to participate.
  • This event is a ride, not a race.
  • All riders must wear helmets.
  • iPods or mp3 players are not permitted.
  • Use of aero-bars while riding in a group is discouraged.
  • This course follows city, state and county roads - riders must obey the rules of the road and yield to traffic.
  • The course will be marked with road signs. Riders will be provided with directions as well.
  • All riders will receive a bib number which they are required to wear, and all riders should return to the finish. This helps us make sure you get back safely.
  • The Tour de Lentil course is very hilly (and often windy) - it is best to prepare for a challenging ride.
  • Water will be available approximately every 15-17 miles. Please bring multiple water bottles to stay hydrated. Electrolyte supplements and sunscreen are also a good idea.