The Thriller Ride is a Halloween themed bicycle ride in the peak of Kentucky's fall-color season. There are 5 gorgeous routes to choose from. Route distances are 62 miles (Thriller Route), 44 miles (Zombie Route), 38 miles (Monster Mash Route), 25 miles (Screamer Route) and 13 miles (Trick or Treat Route). Cyclists will see fantastic scenery in the crisp clear October weather. All registered cyclists will enjoy great rest stops, sag support, map and cue sheet. All who register by October 6 will receive a complimentary tee-shirt. We will also have a cycling Halloween costume contest with great prizes to the winners.
All routes except the Trick or Treat Route will begin at 8:30 AM. Those participating in the Trick or Treat Route will meet at the Farmers Market at 8:30 AM and drive to the Trick or Treat Route start location. The Trick or Treat Route will begin at 9:15 AM.
Event details and schedule
Registration for the cycling Halloween costume contest. 8:00 AM
Judging for the cycling Halloween costume contest. 8:15 AM
Ride begins. 8:30 AM
62-mile Thriller Route. Rolling hills for the first 40 miles. Most of the last 22 miles are flat.
44-mile Zombie Route. Rolling hills for the first 30 miles. Most of the last 14 miles are flat.
38 mile Monster Mash Route combines the Screamer Route and the Trick or Treat Route
25 mile Screamer Route. Mostly flat with a few small hills.
13-mile Trick or Treat Route. Pancake level flat.
The ride will begin at the Farmers Market on Main Street in mid-town London. There is plenty of parking within a 1-block radius.
Cumberland Valley Cycling Club