First-timers and old pros, it’s time to get ready to ride! The Longview Rotary Club once again presents Tour de Blast, a bicycle ride into the heart of the Mount St. Helens blast zone!

News: Over the years we have received a large number of positive comments on the ride date and a bunch of suggestions for a better date. In order to bring you the best ride possible, we have juggled your requests, the allowed forest service dates and prudence to find the best fit. So….. The date of this year’s ride is June 18th, 2016.

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Check out the Testimonials Page

We have a Camping option, and we’re on Facebook!
Update: The camping option will be located in the grassy field just before the baseball field at the Toutle Lake High School. We are limited to this area due to a home football game.

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If you are interested in Longview Rotary or Tour de Blast in the slightest, you’ll want to stay in touch with us.

Longview Rotary Club Tour de Blast

P.O Box 1105
Longview, WA 98632
Or e-mail us at: support@tourdeblast.com

THIS EVENT IS AUTHORIZED UNDER A SPECIAL USE PERMIT ISSUED BY THE U.S. FOREST SERVICE.

NOTE:
You MUST have a CPSC, SNELL, ASTM or ANSI approved helmet on or you will NOT be allowed to ride.

A standards approved helmet is required to ride A standards approved helmet is required to ride

Registration is now OPEN for 2016.

The Daily News article on Tour de Blast’s new date!

Start the Registration process, or browse our site for more information.

Read the Welcome Letter, or Newspaper insert that was in your ride packet. Great tips to prepare for the ride!

Check out the Video of our Ride!A great video of the ride!

Higher resolution version of the video

See the GPS Profile
Get a sense of what you will be encountering.  Use this elevation vs distance chart to plan ahead and have fun.

  • RIDER INFO
    We answer the who, what, where, when and why in our Rider Info section. You can also check out our ride profile or get directions to the ride.
  • REGISTRATION
    Registration for the Tour de Blast is now CLOSED online for 2015. Please be aware that this event may sell out this year. To help us maintain the quality of this event, please pay close attention to the following Registration Deadlines.  Late Registrants and day of ride registrations will not receive a t-shirt. Check back for updates as the event approaches (since registrations are subject to space available).
  • TESTIMONIALS & A Must Read!
    Read letters from past riders, and see what fun you have to look forward to!
  • FAQS
    Still have more questions? The most commonly asked questions are answered here.
  • OTHER RIDES
    Gear up for the Tour de Blast with these great rides!

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