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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Tour de Lopez April 29! register now!


"The Tour de Lopez is a non-competitive rural road tour with marked short and long routes  (3.1,  5,  10,  18 and  31 miles), on public county roads through the scenic landscape of Lopez Island.  We encourage participants to consider making this a weekend getaway!  Besides the ride, BBQ and music on Saturday, you can enjoy the 4th Annual Bite of Lopez and other local activities on Friday.  Be sure to register early as this is a sell-out event with limited registration. 

Folks can register at Active.com or contact the chamber office to be sent registration forms. 
Please let me know if you have any questions about accommodations, the ferry system or anything else Lopez Island, I’d be happy to help."
Best Regards,
Cate

Lopez Island Chamber of Commerce
P. O. Box 102
Lopez Island, WA 98261
Sign up for our e-newsletter "Lopez List" published every 2 weeks or visit our "Calendar" to see what is happening on Lopez Island.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

People for Bikes community survey



 
 
 
 
Take our survey today and be entered to win great prizes, including a Trek bike. Tell us the good, the bad and the ugly about your hometown biking experiences and help your community become a better place for bikes.
Your feedback will help determine your city’s rank in the PlacesForBikes rating system. We will identify the best places for bicycling today and recognize those that are improving the fastest. City Ratings will be released fall 2017.
Take the survey now! (It takes less than 10 minutes to complete.)
Please encourage your family, friends and colleagues to give us their input. The survey closes on April 15. Everyone can participate regardless of where, how or why they ride.
Together we can make bicycling better!
— The PeopleForBikes team

Monday, January 30, 2017

get out to our State parks!

WA State Parks Free Days

Washington State Parks has announced the following free days, when the Discover Pass will not be required to visit a state park. 

2017 State Parks Free Days

  • Jan. 1 — First Day Hikes; New Year’s Day
  • Jan. 15-16 — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • March 19 — State Park’s 104th birthday
  • April 15  — Spring day
  • April 22 — Earth Day
  • June 3 — National Trails Day
  • June 10 — National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25 — National Park Service 101st Birthday
  • Sept. 30 — National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11 — Veterans Day
  • Nov. 24 — Autumn day
Please note, free days apply only to day use (not overnight stays or rented facilities), A Discover Pass will still be required on these days to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.

http://discoverpass.wa.gov/136/State-Parks-Free-Days?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term=