START/FINISH: All routes in 2013 will start and finish at the Door County Fairgounds in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. From Green Bay, head north on Hwy. 42/57, cross the bridge over the shipping channel, turn left on Michigan Street, then right on 14th. Click HERE for a map.
ROUTE DESCRIPTION: All routes are on paved roads selected for safety and scenic value. The longer routes require short stretches of highway riding. Use extra caution when crossing and riding on Highways 42 or 57. Terrain is rolling with some challenging hills. Routes will be marked with arrows painted on the roads and directional signs at each mile and each turn.
ROUTE MAPS: The proposed routes for this year's event are still being reviewed by the county and municipal authorities in Door County. They are available in a variety of formats.
Printable route map with all 4 routes depicted (pdf)
100 mile (Century) route: Online Map and 3D Flyover
70 mile route: Online Map and 3D Flyover
50 mile (Half Century) route: Online Map and 3D Flyover
28.5 mile route: Online Map and 3D Flyover
To see the 3D Flyovers, download Google Earth (link below) .
ELEVATION CHART: The DCC course has very few significant hills with total elevation variation of less than 200 feet (590 feet above sea level to 760 feet above see level). Click here for the Century Ride elevation chart.
WHEN TO START: Please allow enough time to complete the route you have chosen before 5:00 p.m. Your planned distance and anticipated pace should dictate when you start.
REST STOPS: Rest stops will be located approximately every 15 miles. There will be Gatorade, water and ample amounts of food. Each rest stop will also offer first aid supplies and rest rooms. The printed maps on ride weekend will provide the location and time of operation for each rest stop. Each rider's DCC wrist band is their ticket for food and beverages at the rest stop.