Pick Your Days/Sections

Tour Da Yoop is a 10 day, 1,200 mile cycling course, that allows you to ride as many or as few sections as you want.

Simply pick the days and sections that fit your schedule best.  No matter what day and where you start, you will be riding with other TDY riders. 

Come with friends, make new ones or both, we welcome everyone.

Ride as many days/sections as you want.

TDY Challenge

TDY’s Challenge to you is for you to ultimately complete all 10 sections of our course, over any length of time.  No matter how long it takes you, 1 year or 10 years, we simply want you to ride and enjoy all that the U.P. has to offer.

Start today by picking any number of sections you want.

Just complete it.

Come Ride Any of the Sections, August 15 – 24, 2019

Section 1

Thursday, August 15th
Manistique to Escanaba

Section 2

Friday, August 16th
Escanaba to Iron Mountain

Section 3

Saturday, August 17th
Iron Mountain to Ironwood

Section 4

 Sunday, August 18th
Ironwood to Houghton/Hancock

Section 5

Monday, August 19th
Copper Harbor Loop

Section 6

Tuesday, August 20th
Houghton/Hancock to Marquette

Section 7

Wednesday, August 21st
Marquette to Grand Marais

Section 8

Thursday, August 22nd
Grand Marais to Sault Ste. Marie

Section 9

Friday, August 23rd
Sault Ste. Marie to St. Ignace

Section 10

Saturday, August 24th
St. Ignace to Manistique

See Course Info for information on each section.

Number Of Riders Is Limited, Register Today!

Pricing

Register Before March 31st

Ride 1 section – $300

Ride 2 sections – $350

Ride 3 sections – $400

Ride 4 sections – $450

Ride 5 sections – $500

Ride 6 sections – $550

Ride 7 or more sections – $600

The USA Cycling website shows each
section is $300, that is NOT correct.
The first section you register for is $300
and each additional section is $50.
The price will adjust when you check out.

Riders Receive

  • Tour Da Yoop, Eh Rider Jersey *SEE FITTING GUIDE

  • Luggage Bag Drop-Off/Pick-Up At Select Hotels

  • Feed & Hydration Bag Drop-Off During Each Section

  • Discounts at Partnering Hotels and Local Businesses

  • SAG Support

Support

General Information

Support

SAG Support will be provided by TDY.  If something happens to your bike we will do our best to fix it.  If your bike is not rideable, we will have support bring you to the next stop. We won’t leave you stranded in the middle of the U.P.   

Feed / Hydration Stations

Feed/Hydration stations will be located approximately ½ way through each section. We will bring any food/drinks you have to the stations for you.

Luggage Pick Up & Drop Off

We are moving daily, luggage/bag pick up and drop off is available to all Riders.  There were will be designated pick up and drop off locations at each overnight stop. More info on exact locations coming soon.

How Do I get Back To My Car?

All package rides take you back to the spot you started.  

If you are picking your sections (not riding one of the packages), we encourage you to use the cycling community and help each other out to get back to your cars.  That being said, if you are truly without a way to get back to your car, we will get you there somehow.

Packet Pick Up

All riders must check in the night before their first section or between 9am and 10 am on the day of their first section. Each section’s check in location TBA.

Daily Start Times

9 am

Helmets

Helmets must be worn at all times while participating in Challenge of Da Yoop.

SAG Support

We will provide SAG support throughout the entire ride.

Feed / Hydration Stations

Feed/Hydration stations will be located approximately ½ way through each section. We will bring any food/drinks you have to the stations for you.

First Aid

First Aid equipment will be located at all start lines food stations and finish lines.

Luggage/Bag Pick Up & Drop Off

One less thing for you to worry about.  We will provide luggage pick up and drop off to select hotels for each section.  We will supply you with luggage tags that you  All luggage will be dropped off before you finish the days ride.

Weather

Event will be held rain or shine. Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has beautiful weather in August, but be prepared for some chilly nights too.

Bike Safety

Although we will be in areas with very little crime, we still encourage you to lock up your bikes. Leave them in your room or lock them on your car, whatever is best for you. Tour Da Yoop is not responsible for any lost or stolen equipment, clothing or any other items.

NO LITTERING

Be respectful of our beautiful Upper Peninsula. You may leave wrappers and trash at each feeding station, but you may NOT just drop it as you are riding.