Skip to main content
HomeEventsWorst Day Of The Year Ride

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Worst Day Of The Year Ride


The date has changed to FEBRUARY 24TH from February 10th due to weather.

February 8 was both the coldest and wettest date in Oregon history (-54 degrees, Ukiah, 1933)  and (26" of rain in 4 days, Coastal range, 1996)  We thought that sounded like the perfect day for a ride. The first Worst Day was in 2001 and boasted over 200 brave souls.  Over 3,000 showed up for the 10th anniversary. In 2006 the Challenge Course was added to accommodate the growing "die-hard" audience.  Costumes were introduced by the public, first rewarded in 2008.   The weather has been clear 13 times, rained twice, and cancelled once due to a crippling winter storm dubbed "Snowpocalypse".

Two Routes Offered:
16 Mile Urban Course
42 Mile Challenge Course

Cost:  $28-55

The ride is capped at 2,000 and is expected to sell out.
Sunday, February 24, 2019, 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Lucky Lab Brew Pub
Worse Day of the Year Ride Webpage
915 SE Hawthorne
Portland, OR  97214
NW Cycling Event
Registration is temporarily unavailable