Ride Schedule
  • Participants are invited to attend the Hero BBQ honoring our local First Responders who support our event
    • Hero BBQ location will be updated closer to day of event, event hours are Friday, 15 April 2022 5:30p - 7:30p
    • Participant packets can be picked up at the Hero BBQ 
  • Sign in, late registration and participant packet pickup
    • Registration will be on or near Mount Vernon downtown square
    • Begin at 7 a.m. Saturday,16 April 
  • Staggered start times beginning 9 a.m. from town square
  • Routes will be well marked and there will be rest stops approximately every five to ten miles for each route
  • Excellent SAG support will be provided on all routes
  • A map will soon be available at http://www.facebook.com/TdCBikeRide
  • To receive a Tshirt, participants must register on or before 8 April
NOTE: If you miss the T-Shirt deadline, a limited number of T-shirts should be available FOR PURCHASE the day of the ride
Participant information
  • In lieu of lunch, each paid participant will receive a $7.00 voucher which can be used at participating local restaurants on Saturday, 16 April (coupon will have map and list of participating restaurants)
  • Free beer provided by Budweiser 
  • Showers available
  • Pancakes/breakfast for purchase on the square
  • Music on the square
About our town and surrounding area
  • Old Fire Station Museum
    • Don Meredith Exhibit
    • Rare Bird Egg
    • Butterfly Collections
  • Family activities planned to coincide with TdC
  • Camping and RV sites are available near town and at beautiful Lake Cypress Springs
  • Local hotel and B&B accommodations available
Helmet requirement
  • All riders are required to wear an ANSI, Snell, ASTM or CPSC-approved helmet while on their bicycle during the Tour de Cypress Tour
Waiver and Release - Following will be included with packet to be signed day of the ride
  • NOTICE: This entry blank release form is a contract with legal consequences. Read carefully before signing. In consideration of the acceptance of the registration entry, I, the undersigned, assume full and complete responsibility for any injury or accident which may occur during my participation in any of the Tour de Cypress events, or while I am on the premises of the event. I hereby release and hold harmless the sponsors, promoters and all other persons and entities associated with this event from responsibility for any and all injury or damage, whether it was caused by negligence of the sponsor or promoters or entities associated with this event, or otherwise. I acknowledge that I am familiar with the dangers involved in competing in such an event, that there may be defects in the riding surfaces or other permanent or temporary obstacles which I must be careful to avoid, and I agree to familiarize myself with the course prior to commencement of this event. I also recognize that there may be vehicular traffic along the course. I understand that a bicycle is a legal vehicle in the State of Texas and that I must ride in a legal and safe manner. I hereby release Tour de Cypress to use any photos taken of me before, during or after the ride to promote Tour de Cypress.