Bending a Bowtie
Loop 1: June 18-26
Loop 2: July 16-24
For 2022 we will be revisiting Central Oregon with a literal twist on the previous route. Thus the bowtie.
Start and end in Bend
2 OREGON SCENIC BYWAYS: Cascade Lakes, a few miles of Oregon Outback
3 OREGON SCENIC BIKEWAYS: Crooked River, Sister to Smith Rocks, Twin Bridges
Stay in 2 towns: Prineville, Sisters
Camp near water EACH NIGHT: Crooked River, Lake Billy Chinook, Wychus Creek, Deschutes River, Paulina & East Lakes, Crescent Lake, Elk Lake
Registration will open in the Spring. Stay tuned!
This year's routes features shorter days and less climbing than most previous Loop Tours. We also planned for minimum gravel. There will be some gravel alternatives but the main route will have very little.