About the ride

The Ride: 

The Red-Bell 100 route features rolling hills, pastoral farmland and the stunning backdrop of the Olympic Mountain range.   Enjoy organic fresh fruit, snacks and a fully catered lunch along the way.  The rides ends in downtown Bellingham with a Finish Line party and BBQ at Boundary Bay Brewery.  

Event and Course Details:  www.worldbicyclerelief.org

Start line

Open from 6:15 - 7:30 a.m. for packet pick-up and baggage loading. Startline and parking map available here. Enjoy complimentary drip coffee, snacks and fresh fruit.  A mechanic will be onsite beginning at 6:15 a.m. 
King County's Marymoor Park Rugby Fields, Redmond, WA (Map)

Driving directions to start line

From I-5 north take the SR 520 exit just north of downtown Seattle heading east towards Redmond.  From I-5 south either take SR 520 (toll) or take I-90 east to I-405 north to SR 520 east (Redmond) exit.  Stay on 520 for approximately 7 (or 4) miles and take the exit to King County's Marymoor Park (W. Lake Sammamish Parkway).

At the light at the bottom of the exit take a right, then at the next light take a left into the park. Follow the road through the park to the World Bicycle Relief Red-Bell 100 parking signs near the east end of the park. Free overnight & start line parking will be available for all participants.
You must, however, pick up a parking pass from the registration tent and display it in your vehicle or you will risk being ticketed. 



Please check back for an updated 2015 route.  A 2014 PDF of the route and cuesheet is here and a downloadable 2014 GPS route is available on the Garmin Connect webpage. 

Rest Stops

All rest stops outlined below will have snacks, water, a first aid kit, bike mechanic and sanicans (except the lemonade stand)
Breakfast stop in Machias (Mile 27.5)

Open from 8-11 a.m.
Refreshment Stop in Arlington (Mile 44.4)

Open from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lunch stop in Conway (Mile 66.6)
Open from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Afternoon Allen Community Park stop  (Mile 86.5)
Open from 1 - 4:30 p.m.

Finish line party at Boundary Bay Brewery (Mile 104)
Open from 2 - 7 p.m.
Finish your ride by rolling into downtown Bellingham for a finish line festival and complimentary post-ride BBQ and a beverage from the legendary Boundary Bay Brewery. Friends and family members are welcome and will have the opportunity to purchase a meal as well. 


World Bicycle Relief