Tour de Houston presented by Apache Corporation
Sunday, March 17, 2013
A BP MS150 recommended ride starting Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 7:30 a.m. for the 70 mile route, 8:00 a.m. for the 45 mile route and 8:30 a.m. for the 20 mile route.
Tour de Houston Presented by Apache Corporation, the annual fundraising bike ride, will take place Sunday, March 17, 2013. The severe drought conditions spreading throughout Texas have dramatically increased the need to protect our parks and green spaces. Funds raised from this yearís ride will benefit Houstonís reforestation efforts through our non-profit partner, Houston Parks Board, dedicated to creating, improving and protecting parkland in the greater Houston region.
The route will traverse through 6 Council Districts - C, D, E, G, I and K. The ride begins at City Hall and will wind through the neighborhoods of: River Oaks, West University, West Wood, Sunny Side, South Acres, the greater Hobby Airport area, The 1940ís Air Terminal Museum, Ellington Field towards Clear Lake, and Sylvan Rodriguez Park.